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Dr. Niraj Joshi

Dr. Niraj Joshi

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MD - Physician, Diploma in Otorhinolaryngology (DLO), Ph. D - ENT

ENT/ Otorhinolaryngologist

18 Years Experience Overall  (12 years as specialist)

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Dr. Niraj Joshi is an ENT specialist currently practicing at VS Hospital, Chennai. An MBBS, DLO and MD in Physiology, Dr. Niraj is also a Fellow of Academy of General Education (FAGE). He further pursuing his Ph.D. in ENT. His proficiency in the field of ENT is not unknown to the medical world, and is adept in performing numerous procedures, including reconstructive middle ear surgery, septorhinoplasty, endoscopic sinus surgery, photo surgery, endoscopic skull base surgery, thyroplasty, surgery of the facial nerve, laryngoscopy, salivary gland surgery, and microsurgery of the larynx. On a daily basis, he also provides treatments for head & neck pain; nosebleed; eardrum rupture; sinusitis; hearing loss; mouth bleed; tinnitus; giddiness; swallowing problem; and speaking difficulty. To recognize his contribution toward the field of medicine, Dr. Niraj was awarded a membership at IASSA, IVA, AOI, ISO, IAOHNS, IMA, and American Academy of Otorhinolaryngology (AAA-HNS).

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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

President Of Indian Students For The Entire State Of Rostov-on-don, Russia, Representative For Indian Students To State Soviet Committee From 1997-2000
Honoured By Adi Goud Samaj For Excellence In Work And Doing Charity For The Poor And Needy
Honoured By Anti-corruption Committee, For Excellence In Surgical Field And Work
Honoured By Various Schools, Organisations For Excellence In Medical And Surgical Field

Education

MD - Physician - Rostov State Medical University, 2002
Diploma in Otorhinolaryngology (DLO) - Sri Ramachandra University, Chennai, 2008
Ph. D - ENT - Pragyan University,Ranchi, 2017

Memberships

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American Academy of OtoRhinoLaryngology- (AAO-HNS)
Indian Medical Association (IMA)
Association of Otolaryngologists of India (AOI)
Society for Cardiothoracic Surgeons in Great Britain and Ireland (SCTS)
Indian Association of Surgeons for Sleep Apnoea

Experience

2009 - 2016 Chief Doctor at Dr Joshi Clinic
Consultant ENT, Head & Neck Surgeon at Chennai Meenakshi Multispeciality Hospital
Consultant ENT, Head & Neck Surgeon, Specialist in Endoscopic, Microscopic & Laser Surgery at VS Hospitals

Registrations

77609 Tamil Nadu Medical Council, 2005
27321 Medical Council of India (MCI), 2000
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