Throat Conditions and Treatment in Federal Way, WA
Throat problems are common. You’ve probably had a sore throat. The cause is usually a viral infection, but other causes include allergies, infection with strep bacteria or the leaking of stomach acids back up into the esophagus, called GERD. At Surgical Associates Northwest in Federal Way and Auburn, we handle everything from throat tumors and adult and pediatric tonsillectomy to Laryngitis and voice and swallowing disorders. You won’t get better one-on-one care from any other ENT physicians in Federal Way and Auburn, Washington.
Videostroboscopy is a state-of-the-art technique that provides a magnified, slow-motion view of your vocal cords in action.
Adult and Pediatric Tonsillectomy
A tonsillectomy and an adenoidectomy are surgical procedures to remove tonsils and adenoids.
The main function of the thyroid gland is to produce a hormone that controls a person’s metabolism, heart rate and the gastrointestinal tract.
The parathyroid glands are small endocrine glands located behind the thyroid gland.
Laryngitis is the medical term for inflammation and swelling of the larynx, which is also known as the voice box
The parotid gland is more commonly known as the salivary gland. Learn more about surgical procedures pertaining to the parotid gland.
Strep throat is a very common disease and highly contagious disease that comes from a bacteria called group A Streptococcus.
Other Throat Services and Procedures
- Nasal Laryngoscopy
- Throat Tumors
- Neck Mass
- Voice and Swallowing Disorders
- Local and Muscle Flap Repair following Moh’s Surgery (skin cancer)