Government E N T hospital is one of the oldest speciality hospitals in Hyderabad and the biggest government ENT hospital in South Asia. Located in Koti and run by the Government it serves exclusively the patients with Ear, Nose or Throat disea
In view of its popularity hospital authorities said that three more units are required to meet the current demand. Apart from ENT, doctors also treat problems related to snoring, head, neck and thyroid. For congenital hearing problem among children they perform surgery for Cochlear implants for children. Later, they specially employ teachers to help children.
Hospital superintendent Ramakrishna said that they were unable to provide services as the patients were on the rise by the day. Daily over 1000 patients visit and 50 in-patients were admitted while 20 to 25 surgeries were performed, he said. Patients are stranded because of shortage of equipment. In spite of drawbacks the hospital management has been trying to offer best of services. If only adequate equipment and more doctors and surgeons are provided the hospital would excel in services, said the doctors.