Compassionate care for disorders of the head and neck
Our multidisciplinary researchers and physician-scientists are dedicated to constantly improving patient care by bringing the best ideas from research labs to clinic and hospital rooms, advancing diagnosis and treatment options for patients. We bring the most up-to-date evidence-based practices and treatment options to our patients and their families. No other program has a breadth of diversity in caring for underserved populations.
Our multidisciplinary teams of physicians and staff seek a common goal: to allow patients to take the remarkable possibilities of our specialized care to their fullest potential. Patients receive an all inclusive package of care, resulting with a diagnosis and care plan. Our programmatic approach presents patients with a multi perspective, multifaceted comprehensive treatment program.
If you are a patient seeking information about our clinical services, please visit: http://ent.keckmedicine.org.
USC Caruso Family Center for Childhood Communication
Representing a renaissance in clinical care for childhood communication in Los Angeles
The center provides audiology and speech language pathology services to children with hearing loss from birth to adulthood, including access to national clinical trials and state-of-the-art rehabilitative care.
Facial Plastics and Reconstructive Surgery
Staffed with leaders in facial reconstruction, facial paralysis treatment and aesthetic procedures for the face
We help patients achieve a higher quality of life following facial trauma, certain types of skin cancer and facial nerve paralysis. The program offers complex reconstructive surgeries and a full range of cosmetic procedures.
Head and Neck Cancer
Building strong patient relationships to meet both the physical and emotional demands of fighting head and neck cancers
Using the finest diagnostic tools and endoscopic and open surgery removal techniques we treat tumors of the mouth, nose, throat, larynx, sinuses, lymph nodes and salivary glands.
Hearing and Balance
Offering every aspect of care from diagnosis and treatment to assistive training and physical therapy for a variety of ear conditions
From ear infections to dizziness and complete hearing loss, our specialists develop customized treatments, both nonsurgical and surgical, to help improve communication and restore equilibrium to our patients’ lives.
Neurotology-Skull Base Surgery
Providing patients with the most comprehensive care – from consultation to rehabilitation – for the treatment of benign and malignant skull base tumors
Comprising a team of specialists across a variety of disciplines, we offer minimally invasive procedures that allow for favorable outcomes while minimizing risk to nearby tissue, as well as traditional procedures.
Sinus and Nasal Disorders
A leader in treating the broad spectrum of nasal disease
We treat disorders including allergies, deviated septums, polyps, nasal tumors and allergic fungal sinusitis. We often treat patients who have not been able to find relief or who need difficult, advanced surgery.
Uniquely poised to provide relief for individuals with snoring and sleep apnea
We offer innovative approaches to treating snoring and obstructive sleep apnea, important problems that can affect social relationships, health and the ability to get a good night of sleep.
Voice and Swallowing
Providing relief for patients suffering from a wide range of voice and swallowing disorders
We treat vocal cord inflammation, benign laryngeal lesions, spasmodic interruptions of vocal motion, lesions from voice overuse, hoarseness, vocal fold paralysis, laryngeal cancer, difficulty swallowing and airway stenosis and scarring.