Presenter: Brandon Hopkins, M.D, Cleveland Clinic Head and Neck Institute
Duration: 60 minutes
Does your child have problems with smelly nasal discharge? Have you noticed that ear wax accumulation is affecting your hearing? Dr. Hopkins will present information on the different ways that ectodermal dysplasias can affect the nose, ears and throat. Tune in to hear suggestions for how to treat those concerns. You can also ask questions for Dr. Hopkins about your ENT concerns.
You will learn:
- how ectodermal dysplasias can affect the ears
- when should hearing be tested
- how to prevent and treat ear wax build-up
- how ectodermal dysplasias can cause nasal problems including saddle nose
- how to prevent and treat crusty nasal secretions and nose bleeds
- about decrease saliva, its impact on health and how to treat it
- about common respiratory problems in ectodermal dysplasias
- and more
About the Expert
Dr. Hopkins is a pediatric otolaryngologist at the Cleveland Clinic’s Head and Neck Institute.
In addition to the full scope of pediatric otolaryngology-head and neck surgery, he has a special interest in pediatric patients needing complex, coordinated, medical care. He has expertise in the surgical care of patients with cleft and craniofacial abnormalities and the management of pediatric multi-level airway obstruction. He serves on the NFED’s Scientific Advisory Council.
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If you have any questions about this webinar, contact Kelley at Kelley@nfed.org or 618-566-2020.
Disclaimer: This webinar is not intended as a substitute for medical advice. Only a healthcare provider with a full medical history may determine the proper treatment options. Opinions shared do not necessarily reflect those of the NFED. Topics, speakers and date are subject to change.