The ENT clinics at Al Ahsa hospital are one of the busiest ENT clinics in Al Ahsa region, and are managed by highly qualified and experienced Consultants.
Our ENT consultants have a deep experience in the diagnosis and treatment of ear, nose and throat diseases, whether they are surgical or medical such as Allergic Rhinitis, Sinusitis, Respiratory problems, Treatment of snoring, obstructive sleep apnea, and many other Otolaryngology disorders.
Our clinics are equipped with the latest technology and all essential tools to facilitate the diagnosis and procedures to the best of patients’ satisfaction.
We provide as well hearing tests services for adults and children operated by well-trained audiologists.
Our ENT Consultants perform a wide range of operations including major and minor surgeries with remarkable success rates including the following:
• Endoscopic Sinus Surgeries.
• Endoscopy of the nose, throat and larynx.
• Removal of foreign bodies.
• Tonsillectomy / Adenoidectomy.
• Salivary gland surgery.
• Mastoid surgery.
Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA)
Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is a disorder characterized by obstructive apneas caused by repetitive complete or partial collapse of the upper airway during sleep.it concerns 15 to 30 % in males and 5to 15 in females.
Risk factors include older age, obesity and craniofacial and upper airway abnormalities, smoking, family history and nasal congestion.
Most patients complain of daytime sleepiness, loud snoring, and gasping, choking, interruptions in breathing while sleeping, morning headaches and nocturia.
The diagnostic is confirmed by a sleep study, an overnight POLYSOMNOGRAPHY done in a sleep center that confirms the importance of the disease.
The main therapy consisting in a CPAP machine fixed on the face giving a Continuous Positive Airway Pressure during sleep, or BIPAP (Bi-level positive airway pressure).This requires the presence of a pulmonologist assisted by an Internal medicine doctor, a trained nurse and a sleep technologist.
The ENT team provides round-the-clock emergency coverage 24/7