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Dr. Ganesh Babu

Dr. Ganesh Babu

MBBS, Diploma in Otorhinolaryngology (DLO), MS - General Surgery, MCh - Plastic Surgery, DNB - Plastic Surgery

ENT/ Otorhinolaryngologist

26 Years Experience Overall  (20 years as specialist)

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Dr. Ganesh Babu is a ENT/ Otorhinolaryngologist in Washermenpet, Chennai and has an experience of 26 years in this field. Dr. Ganesh Babu practices at Pooja ENT Clinic in Washermenpet, Chennai and Sri Hospitals in Tondiarpet, Chennai. He completed MBBS from Bangalore University in 1994,Diploma in Otorhinolaryngology (DLO) from Stanley Medical College & Hospital , Chennai in 2000 and MS - General Surgery from Kilpauk Medical College, Chennai in 2010. He is a member of Indian Medical Association (IMA) and Tamilnadu Medical Council. Some of the services provided by the doctor are: Skull Base Surgery,Swallowing Problem,Ear Wax (Cerumen) Removal,Functional Endoscopic Sinus Surgery - FESS and Congenital Ear Problem Treatment etc.

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Washermenpet, Chennai

Pooja ENT Clinic

313, T.H.Road, Landmark:, Landmark: Lakshmi Koil Bus Stop, Chennai

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Mon - Sat

06:30 - 09:30


10:00 - 01:00


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

Best Paper Award - 2015


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MBBS - Bangalore University, 1994
Diploma in Otorhinolaryngology (DLO) - Stanley Medical College & Hospital , Chennai, 2000
MS - General Surgery - Kilpauk Medical College, Chennai, 2010


Indian Medical Association (IMA)
Tamilnadu Medical Council


1994 - Present ENT And General Surgeon at Pooja ENT Clinic


54382 Tamil Nadu Medical Council, 1994
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