Author Archives: William Hofmann, MD

Aaachoo! What to do when allergies are too much

An ear, nose, and throat specialist (ENT) is a physician trained in the medical and surgical treatment of the ears, nose, throat and related structures of the head and neck. ENTs have special expertise in managing diseases, conditions, disorders and … Continue reading

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Swimmer’s Ear: Not just from swimming?

As the weather improves, so do your opportunities to hit the pool! For  many parents though, this means battling with endless complaints of, “My ear  hurts!” So what is it and how do you help your little swimmers cope? Swimmer’s … Continue reading

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Hear Today, Gone Tomorrow

When people experience hearing loss, it can be devastating. This is never more true than when it happens suddenly. “Sudden Sensorineural Hearing Loss” (SSHL) is a very serious medical emergency often described as going to bed with perfectly good hearing … Continue reading

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