Meet Dr.Rakesh Godavarthi (ENT Specialist)
ENT is a medical specialty which deals with conditions involving the ear, nose and throat. ENT specialists are specialized ENT doctors who diagnose and treat problems related to ears, nose and throat (ENT). There are many ENT surgeons in Vizag, but only a few of them are qualified to work on infections or tumors in the ear, sinusitis and breathing difficulties. However, the best ENT hospital in Visakhapatnam is equipped with all the necessary facilities to treat people with various Ear, Nose & Throat problems.
Dr Rakesh Godavarthi chose ENT as his lifetime career. As an ENT Doctor, he always feels a sense of pride to be able to provide a normal living like ours to patients with Ear, Nose and Throat disorders. His sole intention is to spread awareness of treating hearing loss with ENT facilities so that the patient can live a happy and better life!
Dr. Rakesh Godavarthi is an experienced ENT Specialist and Otolaryngologist working at Pinnacle Hospital, Arilova, Visakhapatnam.
Hearing and balance are critical to how we conduct our daily lives. ENT specialists treat conditions such as ear infection, hearing loss, dizziness, ringing in the ears (called tinnitus), ear, face, or neck pain, and more.
ENT specialists treat deviated septum, rhinitis, sinusitis, sinus headaches and migraines, nasal obstruction and surgery, skull-base tumors including those inside the cranial cavity, and more.
What Happens If You Ignore Common ENT Symptoms
There are certain serious Ear, Nose and Throat conditions which you should never neglect so that they can get the care more quickly.
Any hearing loss
Ringing or balance problem
Pain and pressure in your sinuses
Antibiotics failing to treat any chronic sore throat or infection
Inflammation of ear and discharge in ear
Any of such condition is a warning bell that you need to consult your ENT surgeon because such problems may seem to be minor but can lead to major damage, even to the facial nerves.
MYTHS & FACTS
Fact- Tinnitus is a kind of weird sensation in your ears in which you may hear hissling or whistling sounds sometimes or continuously. It is usually a neurological damage but it does have a treatment. Proper counselling, relaxation techniques, masking or using aids can help in reducing such abnormal sensations.
Myth- Tinnitus is incurable
Fact- Sinuses are basically the four air-filled sacs located behind your nose, forehead, between your eyes and cheekbones. When these sacs are inflammated or swollen, it leads to Sinusitis. Proper follow ups after the surgery with your ENT surgeon is required for the best results.
Myth- Sinus surgeries are unsuccessful
Fact- Putting extra strain on you swollen, fatigued sore throat can worsen the condition. Understand in such conditions, give your voice as much rest as possible, stay hydrated and do have steam inhalations as self treatment.
Myth- It is safe to whisper in case of sore throat
Get in Touch
Pinnacle hospital:9am to 2 pm
Pinnacle clinic :5pm to 7pm
Saturday: 9 am to 2 pm at pinnacle hospital
Dr.Rakesh Godavarthi, ENT surgeon, Pinnacle Hospital,
Plot no10,11&12, APIIC Health City, Chinnagadilli,