For Patients


Head of Department:
Prof. Dr. med. Dr. h. c. Heinrich Iro

Information for patients

As one of the biggest ENT-Depatments in Germany, the Department of Otorhinolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery at the University of Erlangen provides the full spectrum of treatment options in the field of Otorhinolaryngology by using the latest technology for diadostics and surgery. 

In our independent department of Phoniatrics and Pediatric Audiology we treat hearing-, voice-, speech- and swallow-disorders..

Our clinical and surgical focuses are:

  • Skull Base Surgery 
  • Computer-assisted Surgery
  • Implantable hearing aids
  • Middle ear Surgery
  • Plastic / Aesthetic Surgery
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Tumor Therapy
  • Salivary gland Center 
  • Thyroid Surgery 
  • ENT diseases in childhood
  • Sleep Laboratory and -Surgery 

Special consultation hours as e.g. for allergy complaints provide individual care for every patient. Trained professionals are available therefor.