What is an ENT physician?
An ENT physician takes care of everything above the collarbone. This includes sinuses, thyroid, parathyroid diseases, allergies, ear problems, dizziness, ear tumors, swallowing disorders, reflux disorders, voice disorders, nasal obstructions and all of the head and neck cancers. The ENT physicians at the PCRMC Bond Clinic take care of patients of all ages, from newborns to the geriatric population.
Why Choose the PCRMC Bond Clinic?
The PCRMC Bond Clinic has offered robust Allergy/ENT services in the Rolla area for over 20 years. The ENT physicians are compassionate, skilled and board-certified in their respective disciplines. The Allergy/ENT practice at the clinic also provides comprehensive audiology services to better serve the needs of the patient.
The PCRMC Bond Clinic Allergy/ENT providers are skilled in the following:
Allergy Management. Allergy sufferers can receive testing, diagnosis and begin allergy shots (immunotherapy) or sublingual drops to manage symptoms. Allergies can exacerbate other ear, nose and throat issues, including rhinitis, sinusitis and sore throats.
Laryngology. Laryngology is the study of the disorders of the throat. Common issues include voice and swallowing problems. ENTs treat sore throats, hoarseness, issues swallowing, reflux disease (GERD) as well as infections and tumors.
Pediatric ENT. The PCRMC Bond Clinic physicians are skilled in providing care to children with ENT issues, including birth defects of the head and neck. ENTs help identify and treat ear infections, tonsil infections, airway problems, asthma and allergy/sinus issues. Common surgeries include tonsillectomies and ear tubes.
Rhinology. Rhinology is the study of the disorders of the nose and sinus cavity. Common problems include recurrent sinus infections, congestion, loss of smell, nose bleeds, polyps and tumors.
Reconstructive Surgeries. Surgeries can be cosmetic, functional or reconstructive to address abnormalities. Common surgeries include rhinoplasty for nasal airway obstruction, brow and face lifts, and removal and reconstruction following carotid and head and neck cancers.
For More Information
To learn more about Allergy/ENT services or to make an appointment at the PCRMC Bond Clinic physicians JudyAnn Krenning or Brian Kriete, please call 573-364-5719.