Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT) is a medical specialty which is focused on the ears, nose, and throat. It is also called otolaryngology-head and neck surgery as the specialists are trained to treat patients with disorders and diseases of the ears, nose, throat and other structures of the neck/face.
Anatomy and physiology of the ear
Anatomy and physiology of the nose and paranasal sinuses
Anatomy and physiology of the throat
Common ENT Diseases
Common treatments and medications
Health professionals involved
Important medical terminology (including Latin and Greek Root words)
Interpreters at all levels of knowledge of clinical medicine who are interested in gaining basic understanding of the ear, nose and throat.
Interpreters who are preparing for NAATI Certified Specialist Health Interpreter (CSHI) Test
Interpreters who are pursuing to become a healthcare interpreter.
Dr Bee Yen Ooi (MBBS)
Dr Bee Yen Ooi graduated with a MBBS from Peking University Health Science Centre in 2007 and has successfully passed Medical Qualifying Exams in China, Malaysia and Australia. Dr Bee Yen is a registered Medical Doctor with Ministry of Health, Malaysia since 2009 and is eligible for registration as a medical practitioner in Australia. With more than 10 years of clinical experience she has a special interest in diagnostic radiology and teaching.
The anatomy of the ear, nose and throat.
How the ear, nose and throat work.
Common Ear, Nose and Throat Diseases.
The names and utility of common investigations, medications and health professionals in relation to the otolaryngology.
Easy ways to remember relevant medical terminology in the otolaryngology.
Provide high quality and professional interpreting of complex and specialised spoken language from the health domain.
Understand, remember and recall relevant medical terminology efficiently.
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