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Nick Fettman MD
...  His clinical interests include endoscopic sinus surgery, ear surgery, and pediatric ENT...

Hearing Loss and Your Child
... For more information on pediatric hearing loss and why your child will be best served under the care of the trusted ENT doctors at West Coast ENT, give one of the helpful professionals on site a call today at (805) 983-0395 to find the fullest relief possible for your child's ailing ears!

How To Deal With Sinus Pain?
...The most common sinus pain and symptom remedies include: Saline spray for decongestion and to relieve swelling A humidifier for blocked sinuses Warm compress to relieve pain and swelling across the face Nasal decongestants Antihistamines Pain relievers - acetaminophen, ibuprofen, naproxen, or aspirin (consult with a pediatric ENT for children) Generally, symptoms should clear up within a week to ten days...

FAQs about Cleft Lip and Cleft Palate
... A: The child's primary pediatrician can offer an initial diagnosis and recommendations for further evaluation, however fixing a cleft lip and cleft palette requires a team of specialists, starting with an otolaryngologist (an ear, nose, throat or "ENT" doctor)...

How Can An ENT Help Me?
...There are many diseases and conditions affecting your ears including: Adult or pediatric ear infections, which are treated with antibiotics and other methods Ringing in your ears, also called tinnitus; this condition may be referred to the otolaryngologist in Ventura County, California, for treatment...

Treating Ear Infections
...At West Coast Ear, Nose and Throat in Simi Valley, Ventura County, Camarillo, and Thousand Oaks, CA, the board-certified otolaryngologists come alongside the pediatrician, parent, and child in working through this stubborn and frequent problem...

Signs Your Child Could Have an Ear Infection
...Often involving fluid behind the ear drum, pain, drainage, and fever, otitis media plagues millions of American children annually, says the American Academy of Pediatrics...

Thyroid & Parathyroid
Goiter Hyperthyroidism Pediatric Thyroid Cancer Thyroid Cancer Thyroid Nodules

Sleep & Snoring
Pediatric Sleep-disordered Breathing Snoring, Sleeping Disorders and Sleep Apnea

Kids ENT Health
Ankyloglossia (Tongue-tie) Pediatric Hearing Loss Pediatric Sinusitis Pediatric Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)

Cleft Lip and Cleft Palate
...The team may include: an ENT (ear, nose, and throat) specialist (or otolaryngologist), plastic surgeon, oral surgeon, speech pathologist, pediatric dentist, orthodontist, audiologist, geneticist, pediatrician, nutritionist, and psychologist/social worker...

GERD and LPR
... Your primary care provider or pediatrician will often refer you to an ENT (ear, nose, and throat) specialist, or otolaryngologist, for evaluation, diagnosis, and treatment if you are having related symptoms...

Pediatric Thyroid Cancer
... What Are the Symptoms of Pediatric Thyroid Cancer...

Pediatric Sleep-disordered Breathing
Pediatric sleep-disordered breathing (SDB) is a general term for breathing difficulties occurring during sleep...

Pediatric Hearing Loss
... What are the Symptoms of Pediatric Hearing Loss...

Pediatric Sinusitis
...Like sinusitis in adults, pediatric sinusitis can be difficult to diagnose because the symptoms may be caused by other problems, such as a viral illness or allergy...

Pediatric Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
...In some children, when reflux happens so frequently and is so severe that it causes complications, it is known as pediatric gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)...

Earaches
... Many cases of otitis media can be treated by your pediatrician or family doctor; more serious cases may need attention from an ENT (ear, nose, and throat) specialist, or otolaryngologist...