Your throat plays a vital role in many of your body’s functions: breathing, swallowing, and speaking, just to name a few.

If you begin to have trouble with any of these or other throat-related activities, please contact us. There are a number of reasons such things occur, and seeing a trusted professional will ensure you receive the accurate diagnosis and effective treatment you need to live a more normal life.

Please review the information provided on this site, and don’t hesitate to call our practice to learn more. The earlier we can detect a throat-related difficulty, the earlier we can provide a more effective method of treatment.

For years Central Oregon ENT has been at the forefront of ear, nose, and throat care, making us the trusted Ear Nose & Throat specialists of our community. Ear, nose, and throat wellness is our passion.


Airway Problems

Children are just as susceptible to reflux and airway problems as adults, if not more so.

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Tonsils and Adenoids

Tonsils and adenoids are on the body’s first line of defense-our immune system. They “sample” bacteria and viruses that enter the body through the mouth or nose at the risk of their own infection.

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Thyroid & Parathyroid

Thyroid surgery or thyroidectomy involves removal of some or all of the thyroid gland to treat problems such as cancer, cysts, noncancerous tumors, or overactive thyroid.

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Direct Laryngoscope With Vocal Cord Injections

Vocal cords can become damaged, weakened, or paralyzed by injury, age, medical condition, and overuse — affecting the ability to breathe, swallow, speak, or sing.

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