Provides surgery related to the ears, nose, and throat. Common procedures done by an otolaryngologist include: septoplasty (repair of a deviated septum), sinus surgery, rhinoplasty, tonsillectomy, thyroid surgery and myringotomy (process of inserting a drainage tube in the ear).

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Frequently Asked Questions

Are there pre-service instructions for the patient?

Yes. You will be contacted by a pre-surgical nurse and an anesthesiologist prior to your surgery date.

Is a referral required?

Yes.  Physician referral required.

Is there a cost?

For residents of BC most procedures are covered under the Medical Services Plan (MSP). There may be additional charges for medical services in some cases.

Do I need a ride home?

Yes. You are considered legally impaired for 24 hours and can not operate a vehicle.

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East Kootenay Regional Hospital
Otolaryngology (ears, nose and throat) ENT Surgery
East Kootenay Regional Hospital

13 - 24th Avenue N
Cranbrook BC V1C 3H9

250-426-5281(main switchboard)
KGH Front Entrance
Otolaryngology (ears, nose and throat) ENT Surgery
Kelowna General Hospital

2268 Pandosy Street
Kelowna BC V1Y 1T2

250-862-4000(main switchboard)
Kootenay Boundary Regional Hospital.
Otolaryngology (ears, nose and throat) ENT Surgery
Kootenay Boundary Regional Hospital

1200 Hospital Bench
Trail BC V1R 4M1

250-368-3311(main switchboard)
Penticton Mental Health & Substance Use
Otolaryngology (ears, nose and throat) ENT Surgery
Penticton Regional Hospital

550 Carmi Avenue
Penticton BC V2A 3G6

250-492-4000(main switchboard)
Royal Inland Hospital.
Otolaryngology (ears, nose and throat) ENT Surgery
Royal Inland Hospital

311 Columbia Street
Kamloops BC V2C 2T1

250-374-5111(main switchboard)
Summerland Health Centre
Otolaryngology (ears, nose and throat) ENT Surgery
Summerland Health Centre

12815 Atkinson Road
Summerland BC V0H 1Z0

250-404-8050(main switchboard)
Vernon Jubilee Hospital
Otolaryngology (ears, nose and throat) ENT Surgery
Vernon Jubilee Hospital

2101 - 32nd Street
Vernon BC V1T 5L2

250-545-2211(main switchboard)

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