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 ServicesSleep 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.