Department of Otolaryngology

The Department of Otorhinolaryngology (ENT Head and Neck Surgery) is independent specialized department in Shree Birendra Hospital. This department provides preventive, curative and rehabilitative services to the patient with ear, nose and throat diseases. Department of Speech and Hearing provides treatment to speech and hearing disorders. The department’s roles and responsibilities are as follows:

  • Advisor to Nepalese Army for ENT related issues
  • Carry out the duties and responsibilities as per the rules and regulations of Nepalese Army Medical Core.
  • ENT screening and Examination for new enrollment in the Nepalese Army.
  • ENT Screening and Examination for all ranks for annual medical checkup, for pre deployment checkup for UN missions and further trainings.
  • Diagnosis and treatment of  patients with ear, nose and throat disease in OPDs
  • To attend emergency patient in disaster and natural calamities
  • To conduct academic activities for PG residents, MBBS students and HA, Nursing second grade and ENT basic students of  SBH and NAIHS.

Services

A. Department of ENT Head and neck Surgery

  • OPD services
  • ENT emergencies
  • In patient admission
  • ENT evaluation for medical checkup during recruitment and annual medical checkup.
  • Major and Minor ENT head and neck surgeries

Procedures done in OPD

  • Removal of foreign body in ear,nose and throat.
  • Dewaxing
  • IG packing/ Steriod Packing
  • Incision and drainage of hematoma/abscess
  • Lobuloplasty, Keloid excision, Cyst excision and Minor surgeries
  • Major and Minor dressings
  • Local steriod injection for OSMF
  • Chemical cauterization
  • Anterior nasal packing
  • Flexible nasopharyngolarygoscopy (NPL) and diagnostic nasal endoscopy(DNE)

Operative Services:

  • Ear surgeries: Myringotomy, Ventilation tube insertion, Myringoplasty, Tympanoplasty,  Ossiculoplasty,  Mastiod surgery
  • Nose Surgeries: Septoplasty, Turbinate Surgery, Fracture nasal bone reduction,  Rhinoplasty, Funtional endoscopic sinus surgery.
  • Neck Surgeries: Thyroid surgery, tonsillectomy, adenoidcectomy, Sistrunk operation, excision of branchial cyst and fistula, head and neck oncosurgery,
    surgery of salivary glands, neck biopsies and other minor neck surgeries
  • Phonosurgery:  Micolaryngeal surgery for vocal cord polyp, nodules etc.

B. Department of Speech and Hearing

  • Pure Tone Audiometry
  • Hearing aid evaluation and prescription
  • Tympanometry
  • OAE
  • ABR
  • Clinical vestibular tests
  • Speech evaluation and  Speech therapy
  • Swallowing rehabilitation


Counseling Days Services OT & Procedures
Sunday Outpatient  Department O T: Major and minor surgery
Monday Outpatient  Department Nasopharygolaryngoscopy(NPL) Syringing, Minor OPD procedures
Tuesday Outpatient  Department O T: Major and minor surgery
Wednesday Outpatient  Department Nasopharygolaryngoscopy(NPL)
Syringing, Minor OPD procedures
Thursday Outpatient  Department O T:  Major and minor surgery
Friday Outpatient  Department O T: Major and minor surgery
Saturday Round  

Specialists

Specialists

Degree

Designation

Big Gen Dr  Sarita K.C

MS ENT- HN surgery,
Fellowship in head and neck oncosurgery

ENT HN surgeon
Associate Professor

Col Dr Suman Raj Dongol

MS ENT- HN surgery

ENT HN surgeon
HOD, Assistant Professor

Lt Col  Dr Reeba Karki

MS ENT- HN surgery

ENT HN surgeon
Associate Professor

Maj Dr Lokesh Puri

MS ENT- HN surgery

ENT HN surgeon

Maj Dr Ranisma Bista

MS ENT- HN surgery

ENT HN surgeon

Maj Dr Rajeev Kumar Mahaseth

MS ENT- HN surgery

ENT HN surgeon

Maj Dr Vijay Bhusan Dutta

MS ENT- HN surgery

ENT HN surgeon

Dr Sriya Bhattarai

MS ENT- HN surgery

ENT HN surgeon

Working Schedule Department of ENT- HNS

Task

Sunday 

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday

OPD

0900-1600

0900-1600

0900-1600

0900-1600

0900-1600

0900-1600

OT

0900-1600

 

 0900-1600

 

0900-1600

 0900-1400

 

Ward Rounds

0900-1100

0900-1100

0900-1100

0900-1100

0900-1100

0900-1100

0900-1100

PG resident
(Academic activity)

0800-0900

0800-0900

4th year MBBS theory classes (NAIHS)

0800-0900

 

 

1500-1600

 

 

 

MBBS Clinics
4th  year
(SBH)

0900-1300

0900-1300

0900-1300

0900-1300

0900-1300

0900-1300

 

HA 3rd year
(NAIHS)

1400- 1600

1400- 1600

1400- 1600

Department of Speech and Hearing

Task

Sunday 

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Audiology

0900-1300

0900-1300

0900-1300

0900-1300

0900-1300

0900-1300

Hearing aid trial and fitting

1400- 1600

 

 1400- 1600

 

1400- 1600

 

Speech Therapy

0900-1300

0900-1300

0900-1300

0900-1300

0900-1300

0900-1300

Initial speech evaluation and councelling

1400- 1600

1400- 1600

1400- 1600

1400- 1600

1400- 1600

OAE

1400- 1600

 

1400- 1600

 

 

Faculty Members

Faculty members

Degree

Designation

Big Gen Dr  Sarita K.C

MS ENT- HN surgery

ENT HN surgeon
Associate Prof

Col Bhawani Pradhan

MS speech and hearing, PhD

Speech language pathologist & audiologist
Assistant Prof

Col Dr Suman Raj Dongol

MS ENT- HN surgery

ENT HN surgeon HOD, Assistant Prof

Lt Col  Dr Reeba Karki

MS ENT- HN surgery

ENT HN surgeon
Associate Prof

Maj Dr Lokesh Puri

MS ENT- HN surgery

ENT HN surgeon

Maj Dr Ranisma Bista

MS ENT- HN surgery

ENT HN surgeon

Maj Dr Rajeev Kumar Mahaseth

MS ENT- HN surgery

ENT HN surgeon

Maj Dr Vijay Bhusan Dutta

MS ENT- HN surgery

ENT HN surgeon

Dr Sriya Bhattarai

MS ENT- HN surgery

ENT HN surgeon

Capt Grisma Shrestha

MASLP

Speech language pathologist & audiologist

Ranjana Bhasima

BASLP

Speech language pathologist & audiologist