Fed up of endless wait?
Look for clinic with Prime
Dr. Jyotirmay Hegde

Dr. Jyotirmay Hegde

MS - Otorhinolaryngology


ENT/ Otorhinolaryngologist


10 Years Experience Overall  (10 years as specialist)

Medical Registration Verified

Dr. Jyotirmay S. Hegde is the Consultant ENT and Endoscopic Skull base Surgeon at Columbia Asia Hospital, Whitefield. He was the Associate Professor in ENT, Consulting Endoscopic Sinus & Skullbase Surgeon at JIPMER, Pondicherry. He was associated with SDM Medical College and Hospital, Dharwad in various capacities. He was the Clinical Fellow-Rhinology and skull base surgery at Aintree University Hospital, Liverpool, UK. He has undergone Fellowship in Endoscopic sinus surgery at Bombay Hospital & Medical Research Centre, Mumbai. Prior to this, he was the ENT registrar at Karnataka Institute Of Medical Sciences, Hubli.Dr. Jyotirmay S. Hegde has an experience of over 12 years with accomplishments including developing and managing the ENT department. He is the Consultant ENT Surgeon with special interest in Endoscopic sinus & skullbase surgery at Columbia Asia Hospital, Whitefield. He is very skilled to perform Skull base surgeries, many of which are done by endoscopic technique. Cochlear implants and BAHA surgeries for patients who have congenital or acquired hearing loss are also performed with adept. He has experience in Endoscopic sinus surgeries for chronic sinusitis and nasal polyps, FESS (Functional endoscopic sinus surgery) and Rhinoplasty for correction and restructuring, restoring functions and aesthetically enhancing the nose. He provides care for skull base tumours, microtia repairs and laryngo tracheal stenosis and is also involved in the diagnosis & treatment of snoring and sleep apnoea syndrome. He has more than nine years of of teaching experience at both undergraduate and postgraduate level. He has worked as an Associate professor at JIPMER which is one of the premier medical institutes in the world. He has an outstanding academic career and is the recipient of various awards like Cipla scholarship award, Dr P.N.Berry international visiting scholarship, Dr A. Mahadeviah award for the best paper presentation & Dr Jaiswal Gold medal for the best video presentation at National conference. He is also recipient of travelling fellowships as International visiting scholar to various countries like the UK, USA, Italy & Germany. He has also a co-author for CD lecture demonstration on balloon sinoplasty. He has published in many peer reviewed national & international journals. He has also presented various papers at both national and international platforms He is a member of various prestigious societies like AOI, Skullbase society of India & All India Rhinological Society.

1 clinic for General Consultation

General Consultation
Search procedure

Whitefield, Bangalore

Columbia Asia Hospital


Survey Number 10P & 12P, Ramagondanahal, Varthur Kodi, Landmark: Opposite Forum Value Mall and Next to Virginia Mall, Bangalore

Get Directions

Mon, Wed, Fri

09:00 - 01:00
02:00 - 05:30


Common questions & answers

Q: Who is Ear-nose-throat (ent) Specialist?

A: An ear-nose-throat (ENT) doctor specializes in the treatment of conditions related to the ear, nose, and throat. Otorhinolaryngologist is another name by which an ENT doctor is referred to. ENT is a branch of medicine that deals with the diagnosis and treatment of disorders and conditions of the ear, nose, throat, and related areas of the head and neck.

Q: Is an Ear-nose-throat (ent) Specialist and an Otorhinolaryngologist different?

A: Otorhinolaryngologist is a doctor who treats conditions related to the ear, nose and throat. The more commonly used name to refer to an otorhinolaryngologist is an ENT specialist. Any health conditions that involves the ear, nose and throat are treated by an ENT doctor.ENT doctors administer medication or do surgical procedures to correct any physical defects in these organs.

Q: Does one need a referral to consult an Ear-nose-throat (ent) Specialist?

A: Generally, a person can consult an ENT specialist by taking a prior appointment. Those who have not booked an appointment can walk into the doctor’s clinic and wait in a queue for a consultation. In some cases, a patient may be referred to by another doctor or general physician to an ENT specialist. Such people may consult with a referral

Q: Should one consult an Ear-nose-throat (ent) Specialist in case of sinusitis?

A: An ENT specialist deals with problems related to ear, nose, and throat. A chronic infection of the sinuses causes sinusitis. You may visit a primary care doctor for sinusitis problem, but an ENT is the final authority to treat the condition. The sinuses are interconnected parts to the ear and nose, so an ENT is the best for treating sinusitis.

Q: Should one consult an Ear-nose-throat (ent) Specialist in case of injury to head and neck?

A: When a person gets injured in the head and neck, the first doctor that handles the case may be a trauma specialist or a neurologist. An ENT specialist deals with ear, nose, and throat, and related areas of head and neck. For better clarity of the impact of the injury, diagnosis and treatment consultation with an ENT is required

Awards and Recognitions

Dr. A. Mahadeviah Award in Otolaryngology - 2008
Cipla Scholarship Award - 2010
Dr. P N Berry International Visiting Scholarship Award - 2011
BACO Award - 2014


MS - Otorhinolaryngology - Karnataka Institute of Medical Sciences, Hubli, (KIMS), 2009


Association of Otolaryngologists of India (AOI)
American Academy Of Otolaryngology HeadNeck Surgery
All India Rhinology Society
Skull Base Surgery Soceity of India (SBSSI)


2013 - 2018 ENT Consultant & Associate Professor at JIPMER


65643 Karnataka Medical Council, 2003
Report an Error