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Mr Zahoor Ahmad - Otolaryngologist/Head and Neck Surgeon

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9:00 AM to 12:00 PM.

Description

Ear, Nose and Throat Surgery (ENT) is also known as Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery.  This area of medicine is concerned with disorders of the ear, nose, throat, head and neck.

ENT Surgeons (or otorhinolaryngologists) are specialist doctors who deal with medical and surgical treatment of conditions of the ears, nose, throat and structures of the head and neck. ENT surgeons also look after diseases of salivary glands, thyroid diseases and voice disorders.

Consultants

Hours

9:00 AM to 12:00 PM.

Mon 2:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Thu 4:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Fri 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

BOTANY MEDICAL SPECIALISTS

Consultation Hours are Fortnightly on Mondays, and Weekly on Thursdays and Fridays

Available throughout the week and weekends for acute services.

Referral Expectations

I usually get referrals from General Practitioners, however we also accept direct self-referrals - please phone 09-271 3344 to make an appointment or fax your request or referral letter to 09-271 3345.

Patients are not seen without prior arranged appointments.

Procedures / Treatments

  • Otology (Ear) Tests (Audiometry)

    Audiometry is the electronic testing of hearing ability.  You will sit in a special room wearing earphones and be asked to respond when you hear a noise through the earphones.  These tests can measure your hearing levels as well as other aspects of hearing such as the ability to recognise… More

  • Otitis Media

    This is inflammation or infection of your middle ear (the space behind your eardrum) and is often associated with a build-up of fluid in your middle ear.… More

  • Otosclerosis

    When the growth of one of the tiny bones in your middle ear, the stapes, changes from hard to soft and spongy, it leads to the condition called otosclerosis.… More

  • Hearing Loss

    Hearing loss can be divided into two types: conductive hearing loss (caused by some sort of mechanical problem in the external or middle ear) or sensorineural hearing loss (caused by disorders of the inner ear, hearing nerve or associated brain structures).… More

  • Acoustic Neuroma

    This is a slow-growing, benign (non-cancerous) overgrowth of tissue on the nerves that affect your hearing and balance.… More

  • Meniere's Disease

    Meniere's disease is a disorder in which there is an abnormality in the fluids of the inner ear resulting in increased pressure in the inner ear.… More

  • Sinusitis

    In the facial bones surrounding your nose, there are four pairs of hollow air spaces known as sinuses or sinus cavities.… More

  • Snoring

    Snoring is the harsh rattling noise made by some people when they sleep.… More

  • Obstructive Sleep Apnoea (OSA)

    When snoring is interrupted by episodes of totally obstructed breathing, it is known as obstructive sleep apnoea.… More

  • Rhinitis

    Rhinitis is the inflammation of the lining of the nose (nasal mucosa).… More

  • Tonsillitis

    Your tonsils are the oval-shaped lumps of tissue that lie on both sides of the back of the throat.… More

  • Swallowing Disorders (Dysphagia)

    If you find it difficult to pass food or liquid from your mouth to your stomach, you may have a swallowing disorder or dysphagia.… More

  • Hoarseness

    Hoarseness can be described as abnormal voice changes that make your voice sound raspy and strained and higher or lower or louder or quieter than normal.… More

  • Head and Neck Masses

    Growths, lumps, tumours or masses on the head and neck can be benign (noncancerous) or cancerous and can form in the larynx, pharynx, thyroid gland, salivary gland, mouth, neck, face or skull.… More

Charges

Southern Cross Affiliated Provider

Refreshments

Botany Medical Specialists Centre is situated on the second level in Botany Shopping Centre, near Hoyts Cinemas, above the food court of Botany Shopping Centre. The best way to find us is take the rooftop carpark - entry 2 off Chapel Road.

There are different cafes around to enjoy a cup of coffee/tea.

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Contact Details

Botany Town Centre

South Auckland

Botany Medical Specialists Centre
4C Sunset Terrace
Botany Town Centre
Auckland
(Entry via rooftop parking off Chapel Road or above Foodcourt of Botany Shopping Complex)

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Street Address

Botany Medical Specialists Centre
4C Sunset Terrace
Botany Town Centre
Auckland
(Entry via rooftop parking off Chapel Road or above Foodcourt of Botany Shopping Complex)

Postal Address

PO Box 64-399
Botany Downs Town Centre
Auckland 2163

This page was last updated at 10:08AM on June 12, 2019. This information is reviewed and edited by Mr Zahoor Ahmad - Otolaryngologist/Head and Neck Surgeon.