Adult Otolaryngology
Pediatric Otolaryngology
Nasal & Sinus
Thyroid Surgery
Parathyroid Surgery
Snoring / Sleep Apnea
Facial Cosmetic
Hearing & Speech Center
Voice Care



 

Services & Treatments

Comprehensive ENT Services

ENTRUST Medical Group is Orange County's leading provider of Ear, Nose, & Throat, Head and Neck medical and surgical care. Our services represent a full spectrum of medical care based on the best techniques and technology.

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State-of-the-Art and Standard Treatment Methods

  • Triple endoscopy for diagnosis and staging of cancers (laryngoscopy, esophagoscopy, and bronchoscopy)
  • Endoscopic evaluations of the upper airway to assess structural problems related to the sinuses
  • Comprehensive hearing tests for adults and children.
  • Assessment of balance disorders.
  • Home testing for snoring disorders
  • Comprehensive evaluations of speech and language
  • Videostroboscopy to visualize the vocal cords

Allergy and Sinus Problems

Our physicians regularly treat allergy and sinus problems, such as sinusitis and allergic rhinitis. Treatment approaches for allergy and sinus problems include:

  • medical and surgical treatments for allergy and sinus problems.
  • The newest medications: Leukotriene inhibitors, corticosteriod and antihistamine treatment for allergies and sinusitis
  • Advanced endoscopic surgery for nasal and sinus problems, which eliminates the need for an external incision and offers greater precision
    Balloon Sinuplasty

Nasal & Sinus Problems

Millions of people are treated for nasal and sinus problems each year in the United States. These problems can range from nasal congestion to headaches to recurrent infections. ENTRUST physicians utilize state-of-the-art diagnostic instruments, 3-dimensional sinus imaging, advanced techniques in sinus surgery such as Balloon Sinuplasty™, and offer comprehensive treatment for a wide range of nasal and sinus conditions.

Common Problems seen:

  • Postnasal drip
  • Allergies
  • Loss of smell
  • Nosebleeds
  • Deviated septum
  • Broken nose
  • Sinusitis
  • Nasal polyps

Surgical treatments of nasal disorders include:

  • Septoplasty
  • Rhinoplasty
  • Turbinate surgery
  • Sinus surgery
  • InstaTrak Sinus Surgery
  • Balloon Sinuplasty

Patient Information Sheet

Snoring & Sleep Apnea

Sleep-disordered breathing, including sleep apnea and snoring, affects more than 40 million people in the United States alone. Snoring and sleep apnea cause not only social issues for patients, but can cause serious medical problems as well. The social tension of loud snoring can be severe enough to result in divorce, or at least separate sleeping quarters. If not properly treated, sleep apnea can lead to heart problems, stroke and even death. The physicians at ENTRUST Medical group works closely with each patient to properly diagnose and treat snoring and sleep apnea through the latest treatment options available.

  • Nasal airway surgery
  • Palate implants
  • Uvulopalatopharyngoplasty
  • Tongue reduction
  • Genioglossus Advancement
  • Hyoid Suspension
  • Maxillomandibular procedures
  • Tracheostomy

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

ENTRUST experts can perform plastic and reconstructive surgery of the face, including cosmetic surgery and complex reconstructive surgery for facial deformities and severe injury.

  • Blepharoplasty (Eyelid Surgery)
  • Laser Skin Resurfacing
  • Face/Neck Lifts
  • Mini Facelift
  • Brow Lift
  • Botox® Cosmetic
  • Rhinoplasty

Head and Neck Cancer

Our physicians team up with Orange County's finest radiation oncologists, medical oncologists and other cancer specialists, in cooperation with the county's nationally ranked cancer programs. Speech-language pathologists, nurse practitioners and pathologists also are members of the multidisciplinary team for head and neck cancers.

Treatment approaches for cancer include:

  • Chemo and radiotherapy
  • Minimally invasive surgery
  • Surgical techniques that preserve nerve and organ function
  • Radical surgery, only if necessary for advanced cancer. For radical surgery, our surgeons often use free-tissue transfer and microvascular techniques to reconstruct bone, soft tissue and nerves.
  • For patients with advanced cancer, we offer innovative treatments that can improve survival and preserve appearance and function.

Thyroid & Parathyroid Surgery

Thyroid disorders are extremely common in the U.S., with over 20 million people undergoing treatment. Women are especially vulnerable, as thyroid disease is up to eight times more common in women than in men.

Parathyroid disorders are generally less common, occurring twice as often in women then in men. Thyroid & Parathyroid Surgery at Entrust Medical GroupBecause these disorders tend to have multiple symptoms, may involve ongoing medical consultations, and sometimes require specialized surgery.

ENTRUST ‘s Center for Thyroid and Parathyroid surgery offers patients a comprehensive approach to treating disorders of the thyroid and parathyroid.

Treatment approaches include:

  • Fine needle biopsy – extracting of fluid or tissue from a cyst or solid mass
  • biopsy or lumpectomy - removing a small part of the thyroid gland
  • lobectomy - removing half of the thyroid gland
  • total thyroidectomy - which removes all identifiable thyroid tissue
  • Minimally invasive thyroid and parathyroid surgery
Pediatric ENT care provided at Entrust Medical Group

Pediatric ENT Care

We care for children of all ages and Children’s Hospital of Orange County CHOC. Our staff includes several physicians who are specialty-trained in both otolaryngology and pediatrics. These physicians are uniquely qualified to diagnose and treat ENT conditions in children, using surgical and non-surgical methods.

Otology and Neurotology

With the subspecialty of Otology/Neurotology our physicians focus on the care of chronic ear disease, hearing loss, dizziness, tinnitus, and facial nerve disorders. Treating theses diseases and disorders our physicians work closely with other multidisciplinary groups including neurosurgery, neurology, interventional radiology, audiology, and physical/occupational therapy.

  • Ear/Hearing disorders
  • Balance disorders
  • Facial Nerve disorders
  • Skull Base tumors

Speech and Swallowing Disorders

The Hearing and Speech Center also provides evaluation and treatment of communication and swallowing disorders in children and adults. Speech and swallowing disorders can result from cancer and other diseases, stroke, surgery, or congenital deformity. Treatment may include surgical or medical approaches, as determined by consultation between the physicians and speech-language pathologist. The Speech/Swallowing services include:

  • Speech Evaluation
  • Speech Therapy
  • Videostroboscopy to visualize the vocal cords
  • Analysis of voice

Entrust Hearing & Speech Center

Audiology
hearing aids at Entrust Medical Group

Hearing loss affects one out of every ten people. At ENTRUST Speech & Hearing Center, we know that hearing loss makes it difficult for people to communicate in their daily lives, at home and at work. We also understand that addressing a patient’s unique listening needs is the key to helping them. The Hearing’s Center services include:

  • Audiological Evaluation
  • Tympanogram
  • Eustachian Tube Function
  • Otoacoustic Emissions
  • Auditory Processing Evaluation
  • ABR
  • ENG/ENG with Audio

Parking is located in the St. Joseph Hospital Main parking structure on Stewart Drive.

We will forward your medical records to our testing facility. Our audiologist will fax the results of your test to your ordering physician within 24 hours of your test. Your physician will contact you if you require a follow-up appointment to go over your test results or if you require further testing.

Be sure to contact our audiology office if you have any questions: (714) 543-2000

1310 West Stewart Drive
Suite 502 Orange, California 92868
Main - (714) 543-2000
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