General Otolaryngology Program

The Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Enhancement (also  referred to as the  Ear, Nose, and Throat, or ENT, Department) at Boston Children’s Hospital is the oldest, largest and one of the most recognized centers for Pediatric Otolaryngology in the United States.  

Our 16 physicians and associated staff care for over 60,000 children annually in Boston and our satellite locations in Waltham, Peabody, Lexington and North Dartmouth as well as at our physician office location in Weymouth.

We strive to provide your child with the highest quality care. Although all of our pediatric otolaryngologists care for the common ear, nose and throat disorders of children.  Our expertise, as indicated by the list of conditions we treat, is broad. 

Many members of our Department also participate in specialty programs designed to address more complicated pediatric otolaryngology (ENT) problems in multidisciplinary team fashion.


Otolaryngology Specialties

Our team offers comprehensive care for a wide variety of conditions in our 14 specialty clinics, including:

  • Cholesteatoma
  • Cochlear Implants
  • Croup
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Deafness
  • Hearing Loss
  • Hemangioma
  • Hoarseness
  • Laryngomalacia (Congenital Laryngeal Stridor)
  • Myringotomy Tubes
  • Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA)
  • Otitis Media
  • Sinusitis
  • Speech, language and hearing development problems
  • Stridor
  • Swimmer's Ear
  • Tonsillectomy and Adenoidectomy
  • Vascular Malformations Tumors and Hemangiomas