Redlands' PremierEar, Nose, and Throat Specialist

 

 

 

SCOPE OF PRACTICE: ENT AND MORE!

We know that getting to the cause of your ENT problem is the only way to treat your condition, and we also know every case is unique. Our board certified staff at Premier ENT in Redlands, California will look for the least invasive treatment before resorting to surgery, but with our skilled surgeons, you are in good hands. We diagnose and treat hearing disorders, sinus conditions, voice disorders, sleep apnea; perform facial plastic surgery, head and neck surgery, and rhinoplasty; prescribe hearing aids, and more, with highly specialized procedures. Our patient’s care is always our primary concern.

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Otolaryngologists are physicians trained in the medical and surgical management and treatment of patients with diseases and disorders of the ear, nose, throat (ENT), and related structures of the head and neck. Our Premier ENT specialist, Dr. Sharen Jeffries, provides comprehensive diagnosis and treatment of a wide variety of ear, nose, throat and sleep disorders in both adult and pediatric patients. Our ear nose and throat doctors and staff can diagnose and manage diseases of the sinuses, larynx (voice box) oral cavity , and upper pharynx (mouth and throat), as well as structures of the neck and face. Otolaryngologists also diagnose, treat, and manage specialty-specific disorders and many advanced primary care problems in both children and adults. If you are looking for a ear, nose and throat doctor in the Southern California area, Premier ENT has a staff of qualified doctors with sub-specialty focuses. You are sure to find the right physician here to help diagnose and treat your condition.

 

What We Do...

THE EARS

Hearing loss affects one in ten North Americans. The unique domain of otolaryngologists is the treatment of ear disorders. They are trained in both the medical and surgical treatment of hearing, ear infections, earwax, balance disorders, ear noise (tinnitus), nerve pain, earaches  and facial and cranial nerve disorders. An otolaryngologist also manages congenital (birth) disorders of the outer and inner ear.

 

Inner Ear Problems•  Hearing Loss•  Vertigo & Balance disorders•  Ringing in the ears (tinnitus)Middle Ear Problems•  Fluid/recurrent infections•  Ear tubes•  Ear drum perforations•  Disorders of the hearing bonesExternal Ear Problems•  Congenital deformities (lop ear, pits )•  Cysts and tumors•  Skin cancers•  Ear wax•  External ear canal problems

 

THE NOSE

About 40 million people develop chronic sinusitis and rhinosinusitis each year, making them some of the most common health complaints in America. Care of the nasal cavity, nosebleeds  and sinuses is one of the primary skills of otolaryngologists. Management of the nasal area includes allergies and sense of smell. Breathing through and the appearance of the nose are also part of otolaryngologists expertise. Post Nasal Drip can be treated under the care of an ENT doctor. Some headaches are related to sinus issues.

 

Nose and Sinus Disorders•  Recurrent sinus infections•  Sinus surgery•  Nasal obstruction•  Nasal polyps•  Nosebleeds•  Post traumatic nasal surgery•  Cosmetic nasal surgery

 

THE THROAT

Communicating (speech and singing) and eating a meal all involve this vital area. Also specific to otolaryngologists is expertise in managing diseases of the larynx (voice box) and the upper aero-digestive tract or esophagus, including voice and swallowing disorders. For more general information on sore throats, please click here.

 

Throat•  Recurrent sore throats  •  Tonsillectomy and Adenoidectomy•  Swallowing problems  •  Hoarseness  •  Vocal nodules•  Tumors of the voice box  •  Throat cancer

 

THE HEAD AND NECK

This center of the body includes the important nerves that control sight, smell, hearing and the face. In the head and neck area, otolaryngologists are trained to treat infectious diseases, both benign and malignant (cancerous) tumors, facial trauma, thyroids/parathyroids  and deformities of the face. We perform both cosmetic plastic and reconstructive surgery.

 

Head and Neck Surgery• Treatment of thyroid and parathyroid tumors•  Tumors of the salivary glands•  Skin tumors•  Tumors of the mouth and voice box

 

For more information about the scope of services our physicians treat, please call us at (909)793-2500.