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Ear, Nose & Throat (ENT)

MUSC Children

Whether your child has an ear infection, hearing loss, an airway problem, sinus problems, or another ear, nose, throat, head, or neck issue, we offer expert diagnosis and treatment. MUSC Health's comprehensive ear, nose and throat program, which treats both children and adults, was recently ranked among the top 15 programs in the country by U.S. News & World Report in 2016-17. Our pediatric otolaryngologists (ear, nose and throat physicians) have additional training and expertise in treating children and provide services at multiple locations throughout the Charleston area.

Services We Offer

  • Care of tracheostomy-dependent children
  • Cleft lip and palate repair
  • Clinical evaluation of children with ear, nose and throat disorders
  • Cochlear implantation
  • Evaluation of complex speech, voice and airway problems
  • Hearing aid evaluation and fittings
  • Laryngotracheal reconstruction
  • Myringotomy tubes
  • Repair of microtia
  • Surgery for velopharyngeal insufficiency (VPI) - palatoplasty, sphincter pharyngoplasty or pharyngeal flap surgery
  • Videostroboscopy

Ear, Nose & Throat Conditions We Treat

  • Allergic rhinitis
  • Common childhood external ear problems
  • Deviated septum
  • Endoscopic sinus surgery
  • Foreign bodies in ear, nose and airway
  • Hearing, speech and language delays or disorders
  • Mastoiditis
  • Neck abscess
  • Nosebleeds
  • Obstructive sleep apnea
  • Otitis media (middle ear infection)
  • Pharyngitis and tonsillitis
  • Pilomatrixoma
  • Sinusitis
  • Stridor
  • Tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy


Rutledge Tower

135 Rutledge Avenue
Charleston, SC 29425

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Specialty Care Mount Pleasant

2705 Highway 17
Suite 100
Mount Pleasant, SC 29466


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North Area Medical Pavilion

8992 University Boulevard
North Charleston, SC 29406


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Our Care Team

Patient Resources

Pediatric Tracheostomy Handbook (PDF format, opens in a new window)


Learn more about your child's tracheostomy in our handbook (PDF).