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What subspecialties are otolaryngologists trained in?

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Otolaryngologists often are trained in the following subspecialties:

  • Allergies
  • Cosmetic surgery
  • Head and neck
  • Laryngology (diseases and injuries that affect your voice box and vocal cords)
  • Otology and neurotology (infections, hearing loss, dizziness, and ringing or buzzing in your ears)
  • Pediatric otolaryngologists

From: What Is an Otolaryngologist? WebMD Medical Reference

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Association of American Medical Colleges: "Otolaryngology."

Columbia University Medical Center: "What Is Otolaryngology?'

American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery: "What Is An Otolaryngologist?"

Cleveland Clinic: "Laryngology."

The American Academy of Pediatrics: "What Is a Pediatric Otolaryngologist?"

American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery: "Snoring and Sleep Apnea."

Reviewed by Minesh Khatri on May 14, 2019

SOURCES:

Association of American Medical Colleges: "Otolaryngology."

Columbia University Medical Center: "What Is Otolaryngology?'

American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery: "What Is An Otolaryngologist?"

Cleveland Clinic: "Laryngology."

The American Academy of Pediatrics: "What Is a Pediatric Otolaryngologist?"

American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery: "Snoring and Sleep Apnea."

Reviewed by Minesh Khatri on May 14, 2019

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