Yes, we perform antigen tests and PCR tests for the new coronavirus.
In addition to testing in the field of otolaryngology, we also test for influenza, hemolytic streptococcus, adenovirus, etc.
Patients who are not eligible for hospitalization and have symptoms such as fever, sore throat, cough, and nasal discharge will be treated symptomatically with oral medication.
In addition, if you are at risk of becoming more severe and wish to have a new oral corona drug, the staff of the affiliated pharmacy can deliver the drug directly to your home.
Those who are at risk of becoming severe:
・︎ 61 years old and over
・︎ Active cancer (excluding cancers without immunosuppression or high mortality)
・︎ Chronic kidney disease (CKD)
︎・ Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
・︎ Obesity (BMI 30kg / m2 or more)
・︎ Serious heart disease (heart failure, coronary artery disease or cardiomyopathy)
・︎ Down Syndrome
・︎ Cranial nerve disease (multiple sclerosis, Huntington's disease, myasthenia gravis, etc.)
・︎ Poorly controlled HIV infection and AIDS (immunosuppressed pathology)
︎・ Severe liver disease such as liver cirrhosis
・ After organ transplantation, bone marrow transplantation, stem cell transplantation, etc.
We have done so before and we will continue to do so in the future. Please inquire about our stock.
It will be either made by Pfizer or made by Moderna, depending on the stock status of the prefecture.
It is possible.
Please inquire about our stock. As a general rule, we do not provide vaccinations for children under the age of three.
・Imaging diagnosis such as X-ray, CT and echo
・Pure tone hearing test, speech hearing test for hearing aid compatibility, etc.
・Tympanometry used to diagnose otitis media
・Laryngeal / nasopharyngeal endoscopy
・As a dizziness vestibular system test, a center of gravity sway test and a nystagmus test
・Rapid blood test, and outsourced blood test
・Sleep apnea test
・Various allergy tests
・Various infectious disease tests
・Various pathological tests such as cytopathology and histology
The area above the neck is what otolaryngologists are good at.
We are good at not only symptoms related to ears, nose and throat, but also colds that children often get, so please feel free to contact us.
Parents with small children should be wary of ear infections in children as they are quite common. Please come visit us.
If your children are feeling sick or have severe abdominal symptoms such as diarrhea and vomiting, we recommend that you visit a pediatrician.
There is no age limit.
It is also possible to see a baby immediately after birth. If your child makes a lot of gestures touching their ears or their nose seems to be clogged, we recommend that you visit the clinic.
If you have an runny nose that you feel concerned about, please come in for a consultation. Sometimes, a runny nose that is not due to a cold, fever, etc. or because of allergies, may be a symptom of an ear infection so please also observe your ears closely in that case.
Please feel free to contact us, we treat patients of all ages: from children to the elderly.
Yes, it is a good idea as eighty percent of the causes of dizziness are due to problems in the inner ear.
Other causes include those related to the cerebrovascular system, heart, nerves, and gynecological areas. The otolaryngologist will perform an examination for dizziness and you will be treated according to the diagnosis, but it may be necessary to visit a different specialist if the cause is not related to otolaryngology.
If dizziness is severe, it may be treated with an intravenous drip.
If the bone is stuck in the visible part of the mouth, it is often easy to remove. If it is stuck in the back of the throat, there is a way to remove it while observing it by inserting an endoscopic camera through the nose.
The areas above the neck are the specialty of otolaryngology.
Please feel free to contact us for problems related to the ears, nose, throat, and neck, as well as for dizziness, allergy symptoms, and colds.
~~Examples of relevant symptoms for which you should see an otolaryngologist~~
- Ears hurt
- Itchy ears
- Otorrhea (liquid coming out of the ears)
- Ears are blocked
- Cannot hear (deafness)
- Tinnitus (ringing in the ears)
- Object stuck in the ear
- Clogged nose
- Difficulty breathing through the nose
- Runny nose
- Unusual sneezing
- Loss of smell
- Related: cheeks or eyebrows hurt
- Throat hurts
- Strange feeling in the throat
- Something stuck in the throat
- Burned throat (drinking something much too hot)
- Voice is faint
- Cannot say anything (sounds do not come out properly)
- Cough and sputum
- Difficulty swallowing
- Loss of taste
- Strange appearance of the my tongue
- Breathing sometimes stops during sleep
- Lump on the neck
Yes. Please be assured that our nebulizer room is a private room.
The nasal nebulizer contains medicines that suppress the swelling of the nasal mucosa and is expected to normalize nasal ventilation.
The nebulizer for the throat contains medicines that suppress inflammation of the throat, and can be expected to have the effect of suppressing any kind of swelling.
It is also effective for those who have a rattling voice due to overuse of the throat.
Yes, that is one of our specialties.
Blood tests can be used to check various food antigens such as crabs and wheat. We also test for inhaled antigens to identify allergies to cedar, cypress, mites, house dust, Dactylis, pigeons, cats, and dogs.
Sublingual immunotherapy (SidaCure, Mikitua) and Zolea®︎ subcutaneous injection treatment for patients with severe allergic rhinitis are available.
Sublingual immunotherapy is generally possible from around the age of 5 when comprehension develops. At our hospital, we often start from the first grade of elementary school at the earliest.
The first time, we will observe the progress in the hospital for 30 minutes, so please come to the hospital before 12:30 in the morning or before 18:00 during afternoon hours.
First, an echo test is performed to check whether the lump is benign or malignant.
After that, if malignancy is suspected, cells are aspirated from the lump with a fine needle to examine the pathology.
The result will be judged in about one week, and we will discuss the treatment policy together with you while looking at the result.
If necessary, we cauterize the nasal mucosa with a drug or give guidance on how to compress it.
If the source of bleeding is unclear, or if the degree of epistaxis is severe, we may refer you to a hospital such as Tohoku University Hospital.