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Meet the Team

The ear, nose and throat (ENT) and facial plastic surgery team at Children’s Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota is internationally recognized for their leadership in developing and providing pediatric treatments. And Children’s is the only hospital in the state of Minnesota offering 24/7 access to pediatric ENT specialists. That’s reassuring for families who need an ENT doc for their child after regular office hours.

Outcomes and Research

Choosing where to bring your child for care is a major decision. We understand you want all the information you can get. And you want it in a clear, straightforward form that helps you make the right choice for your family.

Conditions and Services

The ear, nose and throat (ENT) and facial plastic surgery program at Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota offers a full range of services focused on the medical and surgical treatment of conditions that affect the head and neck.

Ear, Nose, Throat (ENT) & Facial Plastic Surgery

Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota's Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT) and facial plastic surgery program diagnoses and treats routine and complex conditions in babies, children and teens. In fact, Children's has the only ENT program in the state dedicated exclusively to kids with disorders of the head and neck.

Surgery for ear tubes common for kids

Every year, more than 500,000 kids receive ear tubes, making it the most common childhood surgery performed with anesthesia.

Watch this 9-week-old baby hear his mother’s voice for the first time

Elijah Cook hears his mom for the first time after receiving hearing aids at Children's Minnesota.

Hearing aids expand 9-week-old boy’s world

Elijah Cook, of Andover, was diagnosed with severe-profound sensorineural hearing loss shortly after his birth.

Doctor teaches patient’s third-grade class about science of sound, hearing

Working together was the spark that started a fire of learning and understanding for a class of third-grade students in Savage.

Austin’s story: A pioneering surgery provides hope

Three-year-old Austin Graue, of Northfield, Minnesota, pioneered a surgery after being diagnosed with Pfeiffer syndrome.

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What are ear tubes, and why do some kids need them?

Each year, more than 500,000 ear tube surgeries are performed on children, making it the most common childhood surgery performed with anesthesia.