Conditions treated in the Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT) department

Patient having physio treatment on Peter Pan Ward

Find out about the conditions we treat in the Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT) department at Great Ormond Street Hospital.Most of the children managed in the ENT department have complicated ENT problems, in addition to various other medical and surgical problems.

A wide variety of surgeries are performed in the ENT department ranging from grommet insertion to complex airway reconstructions.

The ENT department has expertise in paediatric airway endoscopy and laryngeal reconstruction, complicated ear reconstruction and osseo-integrated techniques (bone-anchored hearing aids and prostheses for congenital ear atresia), cochlear implantation, paediatric head and neck pathology, correction of choanal atresia and other congenital abnormalities.