Division of ENT (Otolaryngology) 
Phone: 217-545-8000
Fax: 217-545-0253
Email: ent@siumed.edu  
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Head and Neck

This part of the body includes the important nerves that control sight, smell, hearing and the face.  In the head and neck area, otolaryngologists are trained to treat infectious diseases, both benign and malignant tumors, facial trauma and congenital deformities of the face.  They also diagnose and treat conditions of the thyroid and salivary glands and perform cosmetic and reconstructive surgery. 

Issues involving the head and neck include:

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