Ear, Nose, & Throat

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HHC_EarNoseThroat_BannerThe surgical treatment of deformations, injuries or diseases of the ears, nose, throat, head and neck areas. Ear surgery is usually done to correct causes of hearing loss. Nose surgery can treat sinus problems, among other things. Throat surgery can be anything from tonsil removal to cancer of the larynx. Head and neck surgery may be required to remove a tumor or reconstruct an area after trauma or injury.

Otolaryngologists perform surgeries on the ear, nose and throat. Sinus surgery, one of the most common procedures performed in this discipline, is often needed to correct issues related to sinusitis and the removal of nasal polyps.

Hartford HealthCare's Department of Otorhinolaryngology (Ear, Nose, and Throat) provides comprehensive diagnostic, medical and surgical care, including services such as:

  • Facial Plastic/Reconstructive Surgery
  • Head/Neck Cancer
  • Laryngology/Voice Disorders
  • Otology
  • Pediatric Otolaryngology
  • Sinus Disease
  • Ear, Nose, Throat Allergies
  • Obstructive Sleep Apnea and Snoring

Acute Care Locations:


Backus Hospital

Backus Hospital includes a not-for-profit, 213-bed hospital in Norwich and numerous off-site locations, including several health centers and the Backus Outpatient Care Center.


Hartford Hospital

Hartford Hospital is an 867-bed Level 1 Trauma Center & regional referral center that provides high-quality care in all clinical disciplines. It is one of the largest teaching hospitals and tertiary care centers in New England.

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The Hospital of Central Connecticut

The Hospital of Central Connecticut (THOCC) is a 414-bed, 32-bassinet, acute-care community teaching hospital with campuses in New Britain and Southington.


MidState Medical Center

MidState Medical Center is a 156-bed acute care hospital located in Meriden, Connecticut, with satellite offices in Cheshire, Wallingford and Southington.

Charlotte Hungerford Hospital

Charlotte Hungerford Hospital is a 109-bed, general acute care community hospital located in Torrington, Connecticut, that serves as a regional health care resource for 100,000 residents of Litchfield County and Northwest Connecticut.