An otolaryngologist is a physician who is specially trained to diagnose and treat conditions of the ear, nose, sinuses, larynx (voice box), mouth, throat, head, and neck. These doctors treat patients through both medical and surgical means. For instance, an otolaryngologist may treat an obstruction of the nasal passage caused by malformation of the nose through rhinoplasty.
These specialists commonly treat the following conditions:
Birth defects of the outer and inner ear
Tinnitus (ringing in the ears)
Infections and cancer of the head or neck
The area of National City, CA has a population of approximately 180,966 people. There is 1 otolaryngologist near National City, which gives it a ratio of 1 otolaryngologist per 180,966 residents or a ratio of 1 otolaryngologist per 47,607 households. There are 47,607 households in National City.