The Department of EAR NOSE & THROAT is one of the pioneer department of Sir Ganga Ram Hospital. It has over the year's evolved into one of the most advanced & sophisticated centers of Delhi & North India, however the basic philosophy of the founder member's of the hospital is still being maintained - “to provide medical facilities of the highest standard at an affordable cost to all segments of society & to do charitable work, to promote academic excellence, to share professional knowledge with all colleagues”.
The department under the dynamic chairman Dr. Ajay Swaroop has procured recently the following sophisticated services:
Upgradation of ENT OPD: Sophisticated ENT unit, Advanced Audiology & Vestibular testing, facility, Endoscope, Ear Microscope examination facilities, etc.
Future plans: The departemt proposes to develope a sophisticated speech & phonosurgery unit in the near future.
The department has 3 fully staffed units providing ENT services round the clock. Each unit is structured in a way to have experience in the form of Sr. Consultant along with a Assoc & Jr. Consultant with a Sr. Residents & a Jr. Resident so that all Outpatient & In-patient get a comprehensive care at all time.
ENT Deptt. has a vibrant cochlear implant programme which has performed more then 900 successful implants. The unit is headed by Dr. A.K. Lahiri an otologic surgeon of national repute. Pediatric ENT is another strong wing of the deptt. & has done maximum cases of foreign body Bronchus & cases of subglottic stenosis Dr. Alok Aggarwal Assoc Consultant has special interest in this area.
Teaching & Academics:
The Deptt. Conducts 2 regular surgical workshops.
These are attended by ENT surgeons from all over the country & neighboring SAARC countries.
Various clinical meeting & surgical forums are organized on a regular basis. A DNB training programme is being successfully conducted for the past many years & majority of successful candidates are occupying satisfactory positions & doing excellent ENT practice. The faculty is regularly attending local & national scientific conferences as speakers, co- ordinates & surgical demonstrators.