Children are unfortunately commonly affected by ear, nose and throat conditions which can significantly impact the quality of life of both the child and the parents. Hearing is essential for normal language development and may be affected by common conditions such as glue ear or ear infections which are easily treatable. Sleep is essential in children for normal development, optimal learning and behaviour and can be impacted by large tonsils or sleep apnoea.
As parents of young children our doctors have a deep understanding of the how precious children are. We welcome the opportunity to meet you and look after your children and are here to help you navigate the stressful time it may be for you.
Common ENT conditions that children experience include:
- Snoring (Sleep disordered breathing)
- Ear infections
- Nasal obstruction
- Voice problems
The conditions can manifest in a number of various ways, so please do not hesitate to contact us so that our specialists can help advise regarding your child’s care.