SmartFESS2009 registrations are over


Dear Colleague,

Please note that the registrations for the SmartFESS2009 are over, & we are sending back the registrations we are receiving now.Please pass this information to your friends, to avoid disappointment.

For the latest updates please visit the conference secretariat web site

Regards,& looking forward to receiving the delegates,

Dr.George Varghese


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OMAN ENT Grand Rounds


click on grand rounds > grand round archives > download in pdf format

ROLE OF PET/CT SCAN IN HEAD & NECK CANCERS (63 slide of presentation)

Prof Stammberger will deliver Grand Rounds on January 1,2009

3rd Al Nahdha Septorhinoplasty Course

Dept. of Otolaryngology, Head & Neck Surgery and Communicative Disorders
Al Nahdha Hospital
Muscat, Sultanate of Oman.
13th & 14th January 2009


Dr. Amar Singh
Course Coordinator
E mail: ;
Ph. +968 99428019 ; Fax: +968 24834440

Dentist & Hearing loss

Most of the current high-speed hand pieces, such as high-speed drills and scalers used by dental professionals, are between 90 to 100 decibels,... READ MORE


Blog Author

This blog has a new author:-
Dr R C Vashishtha
Senior ENT Surgeon,
Dr Ram Manohar Lohia (RML) Hospital.
Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER)
New Delhi

Audiologist for Nellore (A.P.)

We urgently need one audiologist with experience in cochlear implants cases for our medical college hospital in NELLORE, between GUNTUR/ CHENNAI in Andhra Pradesh.
We have BERA/ OAE , ENG unit.
Salary is around Rs 20-25,000/- with quarters.
This is excellent institute & very good working conditions.
Dr Jagdish Sunkum (HOD)

All in the Head

blog : Dr Thomas Antony.
read here


Department of ENT, Yenepoya Medical College, Mangalore.
2nd Live Surgical workshop on Otology & Endoscopic Sinus Surgery on 15th & 16th of November 2008.
Dr. Vijayendra H., renowned otologist and Dr. Deepak Haldipur, renowned otolaryngologist & endoscopic sinus surgeon will be demonstrating both live and cadaveric dissection.
Dr. Gangadhar Somayaji
Organising Secretary, YEN-OTO-FESS 2008
Professor, Department of ENT,
Yenepoya Medical College,
Deralakatte, Nithyananda Nagar Post
Mangalore – 575 018
Ph: 0824-2204668,669, 671, 672 (Extn: 608)

Query by Dr Jagdish Sunkum

I have a case of supraglottic stenosis - 24 yrs old male, old case of Ca. hypopharynx undergone RT 4 Yrs back, now since 2 yrs has breathlessness.
Endoscopy shows supraglottic web with a chink of 5 -7 mm at or above false VC level , VC not visible,
CT scan shows web at 2-3 level -5 mm cuts- images- in supraglottis -
I plan do a tracheostopmy & do microlaryngeal excision under laser excision better?
kindly give your valuable opinion, how to manage this case?
write to Dr Jagdish at --

Global Imbalance video

  • If you purchased Rs1, 00,000 of Morgan Stanley stock 1 year ago, you would have Rs 4,900 today.
  • If you purchased Rs1, 00,000 of AIG stock 1 year ago, you would have Rs 3,300 today.
  • If you purchased Rs1,00,000 of Lehman Brothers stock 1 year ago, you would have Rs 0.0 today.
  • But, if you purchased Rs1,00,000 worth of beer 1 year ago, drank all the beer, returned the aluminum cans for a recycling refund, you would have Rs 21,400
click here to see the video
a 56 Min must see/hear video-- it concerns us all
courtesy :Dr PNS Murthy

Otolaryngology Books by Indian Authors


  • Next ISOCON is to be held ay Coimbotore in February 2010.
  • Dr Perbodh Karnik (Mumbai) takes over President ISO..
  • Dr PP Singh (Delhi) takes over as Vice President

BACO,July 2009,Liverpool

British Academic Conference in Otolaryngology (BACO) is being held in Liverpool 2009 July. The programme and registration form will be posted on the BACO website in the next few weeks at

BACO Fellowship

Dear Dr Rajesh Kalra,
Here is some good news which i feel will be interesting to all
BACO fellowships are available and here is the link, hope you can add on the entindia website for a BACO Fellowship, please click on the link below for application information.
Please put both the links
They provide 1000 GBP for travel and stay for the conference
Ashish Varghese
CMC Ludhiana

Coming Events in November 2008

CIGICON :- November 28-30
November 9-11,2008 :20th National Endoscopic Sinus Surgery Course (An Advanced Course) at Metro Hospital, Noida & Maulana Azad Medical College New Delhi.
14-16 November :6th National Phonosurgery workshop and Thyroplasty dissection course from 14thto16th Nov 2008 at Sri Sathya Sai Institute of ENT.Guntur A.P. visit : http://www.melodyvoicecareclinic.comnovember/ ,
21-23,2008: VOICECON 2008 “Deenanath Mangeshkar Hospital” Pune, India .Contact Dr Sachin Gandhi
November December.30-2,2008:31st All India Rhinoplasty Course (An Advanced Course) at Metro Hospital & Lady Harding Medical College New

Fungal Sinusitis Network

click here to visit the group site