Located in San Dimas and formerly Costa Mesa, California, Foothill ENT Care Specialists provide medical and surgical treatment for the diseases of the ears, nose, throat, and related structures of the head and neck. As Otolaryngologists, our expertise lies in managing diseases of the ears, nose, nasal passage, sinuses, larynx (voice box), oral cavity and upper pharynx (mouth and throat), as well as structures of the neck and face.
Medical and surgical treatment for hearing disorders, ear infections, balance disorders, facial nerve or cranial nerve disorders, as well as management of congenital (birth) and cancerous disorders of the outer and inner ear.
One of the primary focuses of an ENT is the care of the nasal cavity and sinuses. Disorders of the nasal cavity, paranasal sinuses, allergies, sense of smell, and nasal respiration (breathing), as well as the external appearance of the nose are part of an ENT's area of expertise.
Another area of expertise of the ENT is the throat, and treating diseases of the larynx (voice box) and the upper aerodigestive tract or esophagus including disorders of the voice respiration (breathing), and swallowing.
The Head and Neck
In the head and neck area, an ENT specialist is trained to treat infectious diseases, tumors (both benign and malignant/cancerous), facial trauma, and deformities of the face. They perform both cosmetic plastic and reconstructive surgery.