Ears ENT Conditions in Long Island, NY
Your ears not only help you hear, but also help you maintain balance. When you have symptoms associated with your ears, ENT conditions may be the underlying problem. For the residents of Long Island, Queens and surrounding communities in New York, Eunice E. Park, MD, who is dual board-certified in plastic surgery and ear, nose and throat (otolaryngology), specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of ENT conditions affecting the ears.
What are Ears ENT Conditions?
Ear ENT conditions are those medical conditions that affect or involve the anatomical structures of the ears. Symptoms of the most common ENT conditions that involve the ears are:
- Loss of balance
- Diminished hearing, including hearing loss
Having the problem diagnosed early may prevent the condition from worsening or becoming chronic. As an ENT specialist, Dr. Park has the professional expertise you need to properly diagnose and treat ear ENT conditions.
Benefits of Treatment for Ears ENT Conditions
Treatment for ENT conditions of the ears may not only alleviate your symptoms but also prevent future occurrences or permanent damage to the ears. Treatment may involve a one-time procedure or require you to use medications to manage the symptoms.
What are the Common Ears ENT Conditions?
The most common ENT conditions of the ears are:
Some of these conditions have symptoms that are also related to other medical conditions, such as dizziness and loss of balance. To ensure that your treatment is appropriate for the underlying problem, we recommend that you be evaluated by Dr. Park.
How are Ears ENT Conditions Diagnosed?
ENT conditions of the ears may be diagnosed during the physical examination, but Dr. Park may recommend additional tests and diagnostics for more complex conditions. This may include X-rays and advanced imaging techniques. She may also have you perform some physical movements to assess your coordination, balance and body mechanics.
How Much Does Treatment for Ears ENT Conditions Cost in Long Island, NY?
ENT conditions of the ear are generally covered by medical insurance, but you may have some out-of-pocket costs. After the consultation, we use the treatment plan developed by Dr. Park to determine what your insurance may pay. The remaining balance reflects your portion of the cost. If your insurance does not cover the cost, you may be responsible for the entire balance. For your convenience, we accept payment by cash, check and major credit card. Payment is expected at the time of service.
ENT conditions that affect your ears can be challenging to manage on your own. If you live in Long Island, Queens and surrounding communities in New York and are experiencing symptoms of an ENT condition of the ears, contact us today to schedule your personal consultation.