DEPARTMENT OF EAR-NOSE-THROAT(ENT)

Information about the Department

The Department of ENT at the Government Medical College & Hospital, Aurangabad is a well equipped & established department with M.C.I. recognized postgraduate & undergraduate course. With its experienced & able faculty, the students are well guided and are amongst the brightest ENT surgeons practicing today. The department is equipped with state of the art instruments such as Co2 laser, operating microscopes, Functional Endoscopic Sinus surgery unit, ENT Treatment unit, ventilating bronchoscopy set, Audiometric machine etc. The department also has its own, well furnished Temporal Bone Dissection Lab. All the advanced & newer techniques of surgeries are adopted for the betterment of patients. The department is very active in research projects with 8 national, 6 international publications, 6 surgical videos & 1 international book with Amazon Publishers published in last 3 yrs. With a proposed regional Cancer Hospital attached to the GMCH, Aurangabad the department is expanding its horizons in the field of oncosurgery. The department is also looking forward to further development in the field of BAHA & cochlear implant surgeries.


Teaching Staff:

Sr. No.
Name Post Held
1
Dr. S.K.T. JAIN Professor & Head of the Department
2
Dr. Shrinivas chavan Associate Professor
3
Dr. Vasant G. Pawar Associate Professor
4
Dr. Dharmendra Rai Assistant Professor

Non-Teaching Staff:

Sr. No.
Name Post Held
1
Mrs. Priya Gupta Audiologist
2
Mr. Paliwal K. H. Clerk cum typist

P.G. Students:

Sr. No.
Name Field Year Category
1

Dr. Nishigandha Nehete

MS 2014-2015 Open
2
Dr. Priyanka Kamble MS 2014-2015 SC
3
Dr. Jayraj Bhavsar DLO 2014-2015 Open
4
Dr. Manu S. Babu MS 2013-2014 OBC
5
Dr.Ajinkya kedari MS 2013-2014 NT-2
6
Dr. Rupali chitkulwar DLO 2013-2014 OBC


Services Provided:

Sr.No.
Investigations Location Status
1
Pure tone Audiometry ENT OPD Available
2
Caloric Test ENT OPD Available
3
Endoscopic ENT examination
(by ENT unit)
ENT OPD Available
4
All endoscopic procedures in ENT (oephagoscopy, bronchoscopy, laryngoscopy, nasopharyngoscopy) ENT OPD Available
5
Headache clinic (once in a week) ENT OPD Available
6
Vertigo clinic (once in a week) ENT OPD Available
7
Tumor clinic (once in a week) ENT OPD Available
8
Online Handicap Certificates ENT OPD Available

Equipments Available:

Name of Equipment
Existing
ENT Operating Microscope
2
Ventilation Bronchoscopy Set
1
Ceiling Mounted Shadowless Lamp
3
Electro surgical Cautery
1
V-Functional Endoscopic Sinus Surgery Unit
1
Hydraulic Operation Table
3
CO2 Laser Machine
1
ENT Treatment Unit
1
Pure Tone Audiometry Machine
1
Impedance Audiometry Machine
Nil
BERA
Nil
Total
14

Academic activities, Publications, Presentations and Conferences

Research Project Under Way:

  1. Significance of objective audiological test  in patient showing inconsistent responses on subjective audiological tests
  2. An analytical study of outcome of hearing results in autologus cartilaginous ossiculoplasty versus autologus incus ossiculoplasty in middle ear diseases
  3. A clinical study of indication and complication of tracheostomy
  4. Clinical and pathological correlation of benign sinonasal masses

Future Plans:

  1. Starting Endoscopic training course for PG students and qualified medical professionals.
  2. Starting Audiometry Technician course for qualified graduates.
  3. Starting Otologic Surgical training for PG students and qualified medical professionals.
  4. Starting LASER Surgery training for PG students and qualified medical professionals.
  5. Starting development in the field of BAHA & Cochlear implant surgeries.