Otolaryngology

2300.5 miles away
206-215-1770
Fax: 206-215-1771
Mon - Thur: 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Otolaryngology

Mon - Thur: 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

The caring providers at Swedish Otolaryngology – Ballard use a team approach to improve your ear, nose and throat health. Depending on your health needs, your care team might include:

  • Board-certified otolaryngologists
  • Certified audiologists
  • Certified speech therapists
  • Experienced nurses both in and out of the operating room
  • Knowledgeable surgical technicians

Every team member is dedicated to giving you the very best care. We understand that ear, nose and throat conditions can affect your ability to breath, communicate, eat, sleep and complete other daily activities. We strive to help you improve your quality of life and enjoy better health.

To help you achieve better health, we offer the latest, evidence-based care. Whenever possible, we use minimally invasive techniques which have fewer risks and a faster recovery time than traditional surgeries so you can spend less time in the hospital and more time doing what you love.

Our team of experts cares for a wide range of conditions that affect the ear, nose, throat, sinuses and other structures in the head and neck. We commonly treat conditions such as:

  • Allergies
  • Balance problems
  • Chronic sinusitis
  • Head and neck cancer
  • Hearing disorders
  • Laryngopharyngeal reflux
  • Nasal Fracture
  • Parathyroid cancer
  • Sleep apnea
  • Snoring
  • Swallowing disorders
  • Thyroid cancer
  • Voice disorders

We provide comprehensive treatment options, including the latest minimally invasive surgeries, hearing assistive devices and evidence-based therapies. Our team offers advanced care, including:

  • Balloon sinuplasty
  • Cochlear implants and hearing aids
  • Custom earplugs and hearing protection
  • Endoscopic sinus surgery
  • Laryngeal Botox injection
  • Laryngeal microsurgery
  • Laser or cautery assisted uvulopalatoplasty
  • Mastoidectomy/tympanoplasty
  • Myringotomy and tube placement
  • Parotidectomy
  • Phonosurgery
  • Pillar implant
  • Somnoplasty
  • Septoplasty and turbinate reduction
  • Speech and swallowing therapy
  • Thyroidectomy and parathyroidectomy
  • Tonsillectomy

We use advanced diagnostic tools, like endoscopic evaluations, to ensure you get the right diagnosis and the right care. Your care team might recommend tests such as:

  • Allergy testing
  • Computed tomography (CT) scans
  • Fiberoptic endoscopic evaluation of swallowing test
  • Hearing tests
  • Laryngeal electromyography
  • Laryngeal function studies
  • Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)
  • Microsuspension direct laryngoscopy
  • Modified barium swallow study
  • Voice analysis
  • Videostroboscopy

To help your first appointment with us go smoothly and reduce your wait time, please fill out our new patient information below. If you can’t print out these documents, we can provide them for you in the office. If you have any questions, please call the clinic at 206-215-1770.

Swedish Otolaryngology New Patient Packet

In addition to the new patient packet, we ask that you please fill out the forms below if you are having an audiology evaluation or an allergy evaluation.

Audiology Evaluation
Allergy Evaluation