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Pediatric Ear, Nose & Throat


Find a full range of pediatric ear, nose and throat (ENT) services at UNM Health System. You can trust us for care that’s just right for your little one because our doctors are fellowship-trained in pediatric otolaryngology, which means they have advanced training and experience in treating children.

Conditions We Treat

Count on us to diagnose and treat all conditions affecting your child’s ear, nose, throat, head and neck, including:
•    Airway and breathing problems
•    Chronic ear infections
•    Chronic sinus infections (sinusitis)
•    Chronic throat infections, including tonsillitis
•    Cleft palate and craniofacial malformations
•    Head and neck masses
•    Hearing loss and hearing disorders
•    Microtia and aural atresia (small or malformed ear)

Coordinated Care

Your ENT physician works closely with audiologists, speech pathologists and other specialists at UNM Health to provide comprehensive, coordinated care.

ENT Surgical Services

Trust our fellowship-trained pediatric otolaryngologists for a wide range of head and neck surgeries, including:
•    Airway surgery and reconstruction
•    Adenoid removal (adenoidectomy)
•    Cleft lip and palate repair
•    Distraction osteogenesis of the mandible uses a special device to support elongation of the lower jaw bone
•    Ear tube surgery entails placing tiny tubes in the eardrums to relieve and prevent ear infections
•    Neck mass removal
•    Nasal and sinus surgery
•    Tonsil removal (tonsillectomy)
•    Thyroid gland removal (thyroidectomy)
•    Tracheotomy, which creates an opening for a breathing tube
•    Velopharyngeal insufficiency surgery corrects the structure of the mouth
•    Ear reconstruction

Make an Appointment

To request an appointment with a pediatric ear, nose and throat specialist at UNM Health System, call 505-272-2290. Ask your pediatrician for a referral before you call.

Location

Northeast Heights
Ear, Nose and Throat

7801 Academy Road NE
Albuquerque, NM 87109
Hours: Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Phone: 505-272-2302

Location

UNM Hospital
Ambulatory Care Center
Surgical Specialties Clinic, Second Floor
2211 Lomas Blvd. NE
Albuquerque, NM 87106
Hours: Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Phone: 505-272-2336
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