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  1. ENT man, ear-nose-and-throat doctor, otolaryngologist, otorhinolaryngologist, rhinolaryngologistnoun

    a specialist in the disorders of the ear or nose or throat


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  1. otolaryngologist

    Otorhinolaryngology ( oh-toh-RY-noh-LARR-in-GOL-ə-jee, abbreviated ORL and also known as otolaryngology, otolaryngology – head and neck surgery (ORL–H&N or OHNS), or ear, nose, and throat (ENT)) is a surgical subspeciality within medicine that deals with the surgical and medical management of conditions of the head and neck. Doctors who specialize in this area are called otorhinolaryngologists, otolaryngologists, head and neck surgeons, or ENT surgeons or physicians. Patients seek treatment from an otorhinolaryngologist for diseases of the ear, nose, throat, base of the skull, head, and neck. These commonly include functional diseases that affect the senses and activities of eating, drinking, speaking, breathing, swallowing, and hearing. In addition, ENT surgery encompasses the surgical management of cancers and benign tumors and reconstruction of the head and neck as well as plastic surgery of the face and neck.


  1. otolaryngologist

    An otolaryngologist is a medical specialist who treats diseases and disorders related to the ear, nose, and throat (ENT), as well as related areas of the head and neck. They are also known as ENT physicians. Their expertise can range from treating hearing loss and balance disorders to managing conditions such as allergies, speech disorders, and swallowing problems.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of otolaryngologist in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of otolaryngologist in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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    If people realize they are not able to smell or taste as well as they used to, they should seek care from an otolaryngologist as soon as possible, because the longer the amount of time that passes before they are able to start treatment, the less chance they have for recovery.

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