Otolaryngology Specialist

Be Well Primary Health Care Center

Multi-Specialty Diagnostic and Treatment Center located in Flatbush, Brooklyn, NY

If you’re dealing with a problem or a disorder of the ear, nose, or throat (ENT), an otolaryngologist can offer the most appropriate care. At Be Well Primary Health Care Center in Flatbush, Brooklyn, New York, Leacroft Green, MD, helps diagnose, manage and treat a variety of ENT problems such as ear infections, voice and swallowing disorders,nasal cavity obstructions due to a deviated septum and many others. Dr. Green is trained and experienced in medical and surgical management of diseases and disorders of sinuses, larynx, oral cavity and upper pharynx in children and adults. To schedule an appointment with Dr. Green, call or use the online booking tool today.

Otolaryngology Q & A

What is otolaryngology?

Otolaryngology is the field of medicine that focuses on problems concerning the ears, nose, and throat as well as structures of the neck and face. Otolaryngologists like Dr. Green are often called ear, nose, and throats doctors, or ENTs.

 

What do otolaryngologists treat?

Dr. Green at Be Well Primary Health Care Centers treats a variety of health conditions affecting different parts of the body, including, but not limited to:

Ear

He diagnoses, treats and prescribes medication for a host of ear problems, such as:

  • Ear infections
  • Hearing loss
  • Balance disorders
  • Congenital birth disorders of the ear
  • Ear noise (tinnitus)
  • Ear ache
  • Earwax

 

Nose

Care of the nasal cavity, nosebleeds and sinuses is one of the primary skills of otolaryngologists. Management of the nasal area includes allergies and sense of smell. Breathing through and the appearance of the nose are also part of otolaryngologists expertise. Post nasal drip can be treated under the care of an ENT doctor. Some headaches are related to sinus issues.

Throat

Another key skill of otolaryngologists is managing diseases affecting the larynx, or voice box, in the back of your throat. Dr. Green also diagnoses and treats voice and swallowing disorders caused by problems affecting your digestive tract or esophagus.