MBBS, MS - ENT
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Dr. Shashidhar TB is an exceptionally talented, hard working, dedicated consultant ENT and Head and Neck surgeon with enormous experience in handling challenging cases. His clinical interests include airway reconstruction, treating swallowing disorders, sleep apnea surgery, general ENT to go along with pediatric ENT. Considering his international exposure (abroad training), he is perfectly capable of providing top notch treatment to his patients. Dr. Shashidhar is a passionate learner with a flair for research, academics, and teaching. In a career filled with accolades and achievements, Dr. Shashidhar TB has never let the positivity get to his head. He is one of the calmest medical professionals practicing today. To his credit are numerous publications in national and international journals. He was the Runner-Up in International Pediatric Otolaryngology conference for the best paper award. Being a pediatric ENT, he has done thousands of successful surgeries on infants. Sometimes, Dr. Shashidhar has taken up those cases which others have given the negative response to. Having been attributed to some highly appreciated hospitals like Lady Hardinge Medical College, Medanta, The Medicity, Dr. Shashidhar TB is now serving Artemis Health sciences hospital as a Consultant ENT and Head & Neck surgeon. He is an ardent speaker and has regularly expressed his views on keeping good health in various national news channels. He has been part of some well-known workshops and conferences. Given the scarcity of time, Dr. Shashidhar still manages to browse through the latest in the ENT world.
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Yesterday met with Dr Shashidhar TB and He is very patient and explains the problem in detail and happily answer any number of query . Humble and mature in his conversation.
For allergic rhinitis - I had been suffering from Allergic Bronchitis (continuous sneezing) from last couple of years and had tried all lines of treatment including homeopathic treatment for 3 years. However each doctor would give the condition a different name and put me on medication which gave a short term relief but the problem re-occurred after some time. After trying almost all reputed hospitals, I consulted Dr Shashidhar who was the first one to NOT recommend a medicinal treatment but rather gave me Nasowash kit. Unbelievably this helped control my continuous sneezing due to nose blockage. Since then, every time I feel a slight blockage I use this method and my condition doesn't worsen and I have not taken any anti-allergic tablet in last 1 year.
Someone recommended Dr. Shashidhar to me and I have been under treatment by Dr. Shashidhar for past 6 months. In my first visit itself I was convinced that he is the one! ** ** * ************** patient and compassionate doctor that I come across after a long time. I instantly felt comfortable with him. I was a tricky patient but he was always calm and gave me good hearing. He never forced any surgery for my issue and was always ready to advice/help.
For me Dr Shahsidhar is a envoy of god, who saved life of my daughter whose airway got damaged/collapse and had
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