Medical Services

Medical Services

Ear/Nose/Throat

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Mercy Iowa City and its medical staff offer a range of otolaryngology (ear-nose-throat) services, including diagnostic, therapeutic, and surgical services. The majority of these services are offered on an outpatient basis. Some of the more common procedures are:

  • Nasal septal repair and endoscopic sinus surgery
  • Tube placement
  • Removal of adenoids & tonsils
  • Excision of cysts and skin cancers & lesions and revision of scars
  • Diagnosis & treatment of head, neck, and thyroid cancer
  • Diagnosis & treatment of sleep apnea and related sleep disorders

Mercy otolaryngologists offer many additional services in their offices, including the following facial cosmetic surgeries:

  • Rhinoplasty
  • Face lift
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Chin augmentation
  • Laser facial re-surfacing

If you would like a nurse to help you make an appointment with a Mercy doctor, call Mercy On Call at 358-2767 or 800-358-2767, or visit www.findamercydoctor.com.