Otorhinolaryngology deal with diseases of the ear, nose, and throat. Otorhinolaryngology is a medical term of Greek origin. This word is composed of three parts. « Oto » stands for ear, « rhino » stands for nose and « larynx » for throat. Otolaryngology specializes in head and neck surgery.
An otorhinolaryngologist or an otorhinolaryngology doctor is a medical specialist who has undergone a surgical training in the field of reconstructive surgery. This specialist is able to treat both children and adults.