Why Patients Choose the North Shore-LIJ
Division of Otolaryngology
At North Shore-LIJ, our Division of Otolaryngology provides excellent clinical care and research that covers all specialties related to the throat, nose and ears. These include a wide range of neck and head issues, including:
- Swallowing disorders
- Hearing balance
- Thyroid and parathyroid surgery
- Skull Base Tumor
- Salivary gland disorders
- Sinus conditions
- Sleep disorders
- Head and neck oncology
Some of the reasons patients choose North Shore-LIJ for their medical needs are:
- Advanced Treatments for Hearing Loss
The Apelian Cochlear Implant Program at Long Island Jewish Medical Center in New Hyde Park, NY, provides specialized implants for patients with severe hearing loss who haven’t experienced results with conventional hearing aids. The Center provides services for both children and adults, from the early evaluations for potential cochlear implants to well after the procedure is completed.
- Comprehensive Hearing and Speech Therapy
The Hearing and Speech Center is the oldest and largest hearing and speech facility on Long Island, with national accreditation from the Professional Services Board of the American Speech-Language Hearing Association. Audiologists, speech pathologists, physicians and social workers provide both inpatient and outpatient care to children and adults.
- Treatment for Common and Uncommon Sinus Disorders
The Zucker Nasal and Sinus Center's board-certified doctors diagnose and treat a wide variety of nasal and sinus disorders. These can range from common conditions such as sinusitis and rhinitis to more serious conditions such as cerebrospinal fluid leaks and sinonasal and pituitary tumors.
- Specialized Voice Care
The Schein Voice Center diagnoses and treats patients with conditions that affect their voices. The Center's Professional Voice Wellness Program serves professionals who depend on their voices for their careers, such as actors, singers and broadcasters, teachers, attorneys and others.