Ear, Nose and Throat
Care for Your Head & Neck
Otolaryngologists specialize in disorders of the head and neck, especially those of the ear, nose and throat (often called ENT).
Our top-rated, internationally known team offers skilled and compassionate care for:
- at the UVA Cancer Center
- Children’s ENT disorders at the UVA Children's Hospital
- Deformities or abnormalities of the face, head and neck
- Ear and hearing disorders, tinnitus and balance problems
- Snoring and obstructive sleep apnea
- Voice and swallowing disorders
See the full list of conditions and services we offer for ENT issues.
When Sinus & Allergy Problems Persist
Suffering from sinusitis and nasal allergies? A joint effort between rhinologist Spencer Payne, MD, and allergist Larry Borish, MD, the Comprehensive Sinus and Allergy Clinic offers “one-stop shopping” for complete care.
The clinic meets on Fridays (there are usually two per month) and an appointment is required.
Location: Fontaine Research Park, 415 Ray C Hunt Dr., Suite 2200, 2nd floor
To schedule an appointment, call 434.924.5700
Take a look at these tips on how to prevent sinusitis.
David Sickmen of The Hackensaw Boys
He visited James Daniero, MD, an ENT specialist at the University of Virginia. Dr. Daniero performed a minimally invasive surgery to remove the polyps that had formed on Sickmen's vocal cords.
In the spring of 2016, The Hackensaw Boys will release a new album featuring Sickmen's brand new voice.
State-of-the-Art Hearing Care
Faster diagnosis. Quicker treatment. Fewer appointments. Less stress.
The benefits of virtual clinics are revolutionary. Our doctors can use videoconferencing technology to create a virtual head and neck cancer clinic wherever needed.
Every year, UVA treats more than 200 new patients with head and neck cancer from throughout Virginia and the Mid-Atlantic. Find out how we can help you.
Help for Your Hearing
Including digital and analog varieties, and hearing aids placed either inside or outside the ear canal. Our services include fittings, instructions and follow-up visits.
For patients who suffer from severe and profound hearing loss, these tiny devices are surgically placed and provide a sense of sound. We perform nearly 50 cochlear implants each year.
Aural Atresia Repair
Adults and children come from all over the world to us for implantable devices or surgery to repair aural atresia, a congenital condition that is the absence of a fully developed ear canal, eardrum, middle ear space and ear bones.