Surgical Procedures

The Pediatric Airway Center of Chicago is equipped to handle all your otolaryngology needs. To help you understand your options, we’ve included descriptions of some of our leading services on this page.

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Specialty Procedures Performed:

Ears

Ear Tubes
Tympanoplasty (Ear Drum patching)
Otoplasty
Tympanomastoidectomy
Removal of Cholesteatoma
Bone Anchored Hearing Aid placement

Nose & Sinuses

Adenoidectomy
Functional Endoscopic Sinus Surgery (FESS) with VTI (Computer Guidance)
Choanal Atresia Repair

Craniofacial

Cleft Lip
Mandibular Distraction
Speech Surgery

Oral Cavity (Mouth)

Cleft Palate Repair

Pharynx (Throat)

Tonsillectomy
Coblation Assisted Tonsillectomy
Functional Endoscopic Evaluation of Swallowing (FEES)
VPI (Velopharygeal Insufficiency) Evaluation and Repair
Drooling Procedures

Larynx (Voicebox)

Microlaryngoscopy
Laryngotracheal Reconstruction (Including Crico-Tracheal Resection)
Cleft Larynx Repair
Laryngeal Papilloma Removal
Supraglottoplasty

Trachea (Windpipe)

Tracheostomy

Bronchi (Passageway to the Lungs)

Bronchoscopy

Esophagus (Swallowing passage)

Esophagoscopy

Head & Neck

Removal of Neck Mass
Removal Thyroglossal Duct Cyst
Parotidectomy
Thyroidectomy