Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT)

We provide medical and surgical treatment of all common ear, nose and throat conditions in adults and children.

We also offer a weekly one-stop neck lump assessment clinic, specialist bone anchored hearing implant services, nurse led aural care clinics, neonatal tongue-tie service, and skin prick allergy testing clinics.

We have links with the Audiology Department, Hearing & Balance Therapists, Speech & Language Therapists, Childrens Hearing Services, Paediatric Outreach Nurses, Sleep Clinic, Lancashire Blackout Clinic and Maxillo facial Department.

Diagnosis and treatment of head and neck cancer, including thyroid cancer, is provided as part of a specialist regional network. We are a designated specialist surgical centre for medullary carcinoma of the thyroid and accept referrals from throughout the region for treatment of retrosternal thyroid disease, undertaken with the cardiothoracic surgical team.