Department Of ENT
Department of Otolaryngology and head and neck surgery, SMS Medical College is one of the biggest departments of the country.
Department consists of 15 faculty members, 10 senior residents, 5 medical officers and 31 Junior Residents.
There are 6 operation theatres running every day (2 GA tables, 4 LA tables) and approximately 30-40 surgeries being performed per day.
There is a separate cochlear implant operation theatre being run on 3 days in a week. Apart from this, emergency cases are taken up in emergency OT. All types of surgeries in ENT of various subspecialties are being done on regular basis in the department. Daily approximately 500-600 patients attend the ENT OPD. The department stands at an apex level and is looked upon with respect by people from ENT fraternity everywhere in the country.