The Ochsner Department of Otolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery is nationally recognized as one of the most contemporary treatment sites for medical and surgical disorders of the ear, nose and throat from newborns to adults.In 2011, U.S. News and World Report recognized Ochsner as a Best Hospital in Ear, Nose and Throat. Our staff has experience in the full spectrum of otolaryngology diseases including more common problems and those of great complexity.
Ochsner Medical Center
This department was created in 1942 by one of the five "Founding Fathers" of Ochsner namely, Dr. Frances E. LeJeune, Sr. Since its founding 65 years ago, the key to this department's preeminence has been an unwavering commitment to provide outstanding quality-based, patient-centered, clinical care. The highly experienced faculty maintains their skills on the cutting edge of modern otolaryngology while being committed to providing efficient and cost effective care for complex and difficult problems as well as routine health matters within the specialty. For those patients that require assistance beyond the specialty of otolaryngology, the expertise of the entire Ochsner Health System faculty is available for consultation. The physicians and medical staff of this department are dedicated to educating our patients about their ear, nose and throat conditions and treatments. We provide coordinated and comprehensive management of ear, nose and throat diseases from diagnosis to rehabilitation utilizing innovative treatment strategies and surgical approaches. Our diagnostic and treatment capabilities are enhanced by state of the art technologies.
Ochsner Medical Center - West Bank Campus
Ochsner Medical Center – West Bank provides a full range of services for treating conditions and diseases of the ear, nose and throat. Our community physicians are dedicated to educating patients and have experience in the full spectrum of otolaryngology diseases. We provide coordinated and comprehensive management of ear, nose and throat diseases from diagnosis to rehabilitation utilizing innovative treatment strategies and surgical approaches. For Ochsner Medical Center - West Bank community physicians please visit the Find our Doctor link on the right-hand side of this page.