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University Hospital Halle (Saale)

Halle, Germany


Otosclerosis diagnosis (program ID: 249053)


Stefan Plontke

Head Physician
Prof. Dr. med.

Stefan Plontke

Department of Оtolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery

Specialized in: otolaryngology
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The Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery at the University Hospital of Halle (Saale) is headed by Professor Dr. med. Stefan Plontke. As the specialist in otolaryngology, Professor Dr. med. Stefan Plontke also specializes in plastic and aesthetic surgery and special ENT surgery. 

The Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery at the University Hospital of Halle (Saale) offers the full range of medical services of the University Department of Otolaryngology. These include the most advanced diagnosis, operative and conservative treatment of ENT diseases as well as phoniatrics and pedaudiology.

The main treatment focuses of the Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery at the University Hospital of Halle (Saale) are:

  • Diagnosis of hearing impairments in children and adults
  • Ear microsurgery for hearing improvement upon chronic inflammations and laser surgery for otosclerosis
  • Cochlear implantation
  • Implantation of hearing devices: treatment of hearing loss using the electronic hearing implants
  • Internal ear surgery: e.g. upon dizziness at Meniere disease or semicircular ear channel dehiscence syndrome
  • Tumor diseases (cancer): diagnosis, surgery and further treatment of tumor diseases in the head and neck in cooperation with an interdisciplinary team within the framework of the Krukenberg Halle Cancer Center 
  • Surgery of throat and trachea, lymphatic nodes and cysts in the neck
  • Laser surgery for tumors in the mouth cavity or in the neck and larynx as well as surgery in the nasal cavity using the laser rays for non-invasive surgery.
  • Skull base surgery: skull base operations in cooperation with the Department of Neurosurgery at the University Hospital of Halle (Saale), if necessary
  • Microscopic and endoscopic surgery of the nasal cavity and maxillary sinuses with the use of navigation, if necessary
  • Plastic and aesthetic face surgery: nose, ear, skin of the face 
  • Traumatology: treatment of acute damages to the mouth cavity and oral-facial area, including the skull base surgery
  • Somnology: diagnosis and treatment of snoring and sleeping breath disorders
  • Rhinology: treatment and surgery of painful and functional disorders of the nasal cavity 
  • Allergology: diagnosis and treatment of allergic diseases, for example, using skin and provocation tests 
  • Electrophysiology and neurotology: diagnosis and treatment of balance disorders
  • Phoniatrics and pedaudiology: diagnosis and treatment of speech and voice disorders
  • ENT infectology: treatment of inflammatory ENT diseases. These include inflammation of the tonsils, inflammation of the middle ear, nasal furuncle, erysipelas of the face and shingles as well as life-threatening infections, such as a deep neck abscess and osteomyelitis of the skull base

Program includes:

  • Initial presentation in the clinic
  • clinical history taking
  • physical examination
  • review of medical records
  • laboratory tests:
    • complete blood count
    • biochemical analysis of blood
    • TSH-basal, fT3, fT4
    • indicators of inflammation (CRP, ESR)
    • indicators blood coagulation
  • otorhinolaryngological examination:
    • Dix-Hallpike testing
    • nystagmus  testing:
      • spontaneous nystagmus
      • positional nystagmus
      • artificial nystagmus  testing
    • speech audiometry 
    • tympanometry 
    • eustachian tube testing
    • testing of blood pressure and buzzing
      for tinnitus examination
    • otoacoustic emission test
    • brainstem audiometry 
    • VEMP testing
      (Vestibular evoked Myogenic Potential)
    • video head impulse testing 
    • eye movement testing
    • CT of petrous pyramid
    • contrast-enhanced MR 
      imaging on labyrinth in 3D
  • nursing services
  • consultation of related specialists
  • treatment by chief physician and all leading experts
  • explanation of individual treatment plan
  • written statement
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The program includes:

  • Translation of medical documents up to 4 pages
  • Interpreter up to 3 hours
  • Translation of medical documents up to 8 pages
  • Interpreter up to 5 hours
  • Translation of medical documents up to 10 pages
  • Interpreter up to 8 hours
  • Insurance of unforeseen expenses in case of complications in course of treatment and within 48 months after treatment (сoverage amount is 200,000.00 €)
  • Free consultations with the attending physician for the period of 3 months after treatment completion
  • Translation of medical documents up to 10 pages
  • Interpreter up to 10 hours
  • Insurance of unforeseen expenses in case of complications in course of treatment and within 48 months after treatment (сoverage amount is 200,000.00 €)
  • Free consultations with the attending physician for the period of 3 months after treatment completion
  • Translation of medical documents up to 10 pages
  • Interpreter up to 15 hours
  • Transfer from the airport to the clinic and back to the airport
  • Insurance of unforeseen expenses in case of complications in course of treatment and within 48 months after treatment (сoverage amount is 200,000.00 €)
  • Free consultations with the attending physician for the period of 3 months after treatment completion
  • Translation of medical documents up to 10 pages
  • Interpreter up to 25 hours
  • Transfer from the airport to the clinic and back to the airport
  • Insurance of unforeseen expenses in case of complications in course of treatment and within 48 months after treatment (сoverage amount is 200,000.00 €)
  • Free consultations with the attending physician for the period of 3 months after treatment completion
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