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Ear, Nose and Throat

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Ear, Nose and Throat physicians (ENTs) work in the branch of medicine that deals with the diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the head and neck, including particularly the ears, nose and throat. ENT doctors are also called otolaryngologists.

Our staff ENTs diagnose and treat a wide array of conditions, including:

  • Allergies
  • Chronic ear infections
  • Ear problems
  • Hearing loss
  • Masses in the head and neck
  • Nasal disorders
  • Obstructive Sleep Apnea
  • Sinus problems
  • Tonsils
  • Thyroid tumors
  • Voice/vocal cord disorder

Inspire Therapy Sleep Apnea Treatment

Inspire therapy is a new treatment option for certain patients with obstructive sleep apnea who cannot tolerate CPAP. Inspire is a small device placed during a same-day, outpatient procedure.

United Hospital District is the only hospital in southwestern Minnesota to offer Inspire therapy to qualified patients.