Introduction

Otolaryngology is a medical speciality that is focused on conditions of the ear nose and throat, and structures of the head and neck.

Otolaryngologists, or Head and Neck Surgeons, are specialist surgeons trained in the medical and surgical treatment of conditions relating to the head and neck. They investigate and treat the following:

  • Ear: Hearing loss, ear infections, balance disorders, tinnitus, nerve pain, and facial and cranial nerve disorders. They also manage congenital (birth) disorders of the outer and inner ear.
  • Nose: They diagnose, manage and treat allergies, sinusitis, polyps, and nasal obstruction due to a deviated septum. They can also correct the appearance of the nose (rhinoplasty surgery).
  • Throat: They have expertise in managing diseases of the larynx (voice box) and the upper aero-digestive tract or oesophagus, including voice and swallowing disorders.
  • Head and Neck: In the head and neck area, they treat infectious diseases, benign and malignant (cancerous) tumours, facial trauma, and deformities of the face. They perform both cosmetic plastic and reconstructive surgery.

At the bottom of this profile are brief details of a number of the experts that Expert Experts represents. Call our office to discuss your requirements and to obtain a recommendation that suits your needs and budget.

Expertise in Action

Experts in this field are called upon to provide evidence in medical cases that require opinion on surgery to the ear, nose or throat, treatment of conditions related to the ear, nose, throat, head and neck, complications, and injury.

They are often sought after in cases of medical negligence.

Sample Reports

For some fields of expertise we have some sample sections of de-identified reports. Please contact our office if you are interested in a sample.

Cost

The overall cost of expert opinion depends on the services required. Some of the key factors that affect the cost of advice include:

  • The need for a view or inspection of a location
  • The quantity of documentary material to be reviewed
  • Whether there are reports of other experts to be reviewed and commented on in detail
  • Whether there is a need for conferences with the expert either in person or by telephone/Skype
Relevant Cases George v Biggs [2015] NSWDC 11 (24 February 2015)

Whether consent was properly obtained for neuro-otologic surgery that resulted in right-sided facial paralysis.

Related Blog Articles
Related Area of Legal Practice Related Area of Insurance

Profiles of Experts in Medical - Otolaryngology (ENT)

Below are short profiles of a few experts with expertise in this field. Please contact our office to discuss your specific requirements and to obtain a recommendation that suits your needs and budget. Expert Experts are experts in finding the right expert for your needs and you pay no more to use Expert Experts than if you searched and found the expert yourself.

  • #ID11981

Otolaryngologist – head and neck surgeon

ID11981 has more than 45 years of experience as an Otolaryngologist (Head and Neck Surgeon) with extensive experience in and knowledge of skull base surgery. He also has extensive teaching and training experience including Registrar supervision and undergraduate teaching at a major Australian hospital and university.


Contact us at answers@expertexperts.com.au or give us a call 1300 72 66 55

Expert Experts sources experts in all disciplines for lawyers, insurers, government, industry and individuals across Australia and internationally.

Logo

Since 2001 Expert Experts have been helping clients across Australia find the right expert to address their evidentiary requirements across many areas of law.

Let us help you save time and cost.

Contact Details

P.O. Box 358
St Leonards 1590
Phone: 1300 72 66 55
Fax: 1300 72 66 33
Email: answers@expertexperts.com.au
related_blog_title|=|Find the right expert and pay no more |&|related_blog_url|=|find-the-right-expert-and-pay-no-more