otolaryngologist


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o·to·lar·yn·gol·o·gist

(ō'tō-lar'ing-gol'ŏ-jist),
A physician who specializes in otolaryngology.

otolaryngologist

[-ler′ing·gol′əjist]
Etymology: Gk, ous + larynx + logos, science
a physician who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases and injuries of the ears, nose, and throat. Also called ENT specialist. Compare otologist.

otolaryngologist

A doctor who manages diseases of the ear and throat, but not the nose; however, physicians’ training ensures that they are proficient in treating all three (otorhinolaryngologist).

o·to·lar·yn·gol·o·gist

(ō'tō-lar-in-gol'ŏ-jist)
A physician who specializes in otolaryngology.

Otolaryngologist

A doctor who specializes in diagnosing and treating disorders of the ears, nose, and throat.

o·to·lar·yn·gol·o·gist

(ō'tō-lar-in-gol'ŏ-jist)
A physician who specializes in otolaryngology.

otolaryngologist (o″tolar″inggol´ əjist),

n a physician whose practice of medicine focuses on diagnosing and treating diseases of the ears, nose, and throat.
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All otolaryngologists are concerned with quality of care, patient safety, and optimal outcomes, not only for a specific patient and physician, but more broadly for the entire otolaryngologic patient population.
Many communities have several otolaryngologists who share on-call time for a particular hospital.
The Academic Otolaryngologist Survey (figure) was mailed in 2006 to 856 practicing academic otolaryngologists in the United States.
The yearly ACS Clinical Congress offers much material relevant to otolaryngologists and is free to all fellows of the College.
Today, approximately one-third of the patients seen by general otolaryngologists are 65 years of age or older, so it is essential for otolaryngologists to have a sound foundation in geriatric otolaryngology.
Isenberg is an otolaryngologist in private in Indianapolis; sisenberg@good4docs.
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