At The University of Vermont Children's Hospital, we offer comprehensive care for the full scope of ear, nose and throat problems in children. Pediatric Otolaryngology provides complete diagnosis and treatment of all aspects of the specialty. This would include hearing loss, tonsillitis, otitis media, head and neck masses, and infections and pediatric airway problems to include tracheotomies, and subglottic stenosis.
When your child has a condition affecting his or her ear, nose or throat, you want the best care possible. Our otolaryngologists, also known as ENTs (ear, nose and throat specialists) provide advanced diagnosis and treatment in a warm, professional environment.
For adults, visit our Adult Ear, Nose & Throat program.
Pediatric ENT/Otolaryngology in Burlington, VT
Our team practices a patient- and family-centered approach to care. We always have your child's needs and best outcome in mind. Our ENTs provide compassionate care that is:
Vermont's only fellowship-trained pediatric otolaryngologist leads our team of experienced specialists.
As a university hospital, we are constantly bringing the newest treatments and technology to our patients.
Whether your child needs a medical or surgical approach to treatment, our expert ENT team can provide it.
We work with your child to find the best solution that fits his or her needs.
We perform evaluations, upper airway edoscopies ultrasounds, biopsies and treatment procedures right in our clinic, saving you time and stress.
Pediatric ENT/Otolaryngology: The UVM Medical Center Approach
We emphasize a multidisciplinary approach to care. Our experienced ENT team works closely with specialists in other departments to provide your child with the most comprehensive care possible. Your team may include:
- Pediatric otolaryngologists
- Otologist/Neurotologists (specialist in the care of ear and hearing disorders)
- Rhinologists (specialist in nasal and sinus diseases)
- Head and neck surgeons
- Voice specialists
- Pediatricians and pediatric subspecialists
- Pediatric anesthesiologists
- Child Life Specialists, a health care professional who helps children cope with hospitalization
ENT Conditions We Treat
We provide expert diagnosis and treatment for a wide range of disorders affecting children:
- Ear and hearing disorders
- Obstructive sleep apnea
- Recurrent tonsillitis
- Nasal obstruction
- Congenital cysts and neck masses
- Noisy breathing or upper airway problems
- Aerodigestive disorders (respiratory and gastrointestinal disorder)
ENT Disorders: Services We Provide
We are committed to providing expert care with a personal touch, working closely with you and your child to coordinate services and ensure you receive the care you need. We answer any questions you have and make sure you and your child are as comfortable as possible during all the stages of your care.