University Hospital Halle (Saale)

Halle, Germany


Department of Оtolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery


Stefan Plontke

Prof. Dr. med.

Stefan Plontke

Specialized in: otolaryngology

Department of Оtolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery at the University Clinic of Halle (Saale) offers a full range of services of the Оtolaryngology University Clinics. They include the most modern diagnostics, operational and conservative therapy of otolaryngology diseases, as well as phoniatrics and pedaudiology.

Medical services:

  • audiology and  pedaudiology: diagnostics 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 implant
  • internal ear surgery: e.g. upon dizziness at Meniere disease or semicircular ear channel dehiscence syndrome
  • tumor disease (cancer): diagnostics, surgery and further treatment of tumor diseases in the head and neck in cooperation with an interdisciplinary team in the framework of the cancer treatment center of Krukenberg Halle
  • 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 surgeries in the nasal cavity using the laser rays for non-invasive surgery.
  • skull base surgery: skull base surgeries subject to management with neurosurgery, when required
  • microscopic and endoscopic surgery of the nasal cavity and maxillary sinuses subject to management, when required
  • plastic and aesthetic face surgery: nose, ear, skin of the face
  • traumatology: treatment of acute damage to the mouth cavity and oral-facial area, including the surgery of the skull base
  • somnology: diagnostics and treatment of snoring and sleeping breath disorders
  • rhinology: treatment and surgery and painful functional disorders of the nasal cavity
  • allergology: diagnostics and treatment of allergy diseases, for example, using skin and provocation tests
  • electrophysiology and neurotology: diagnostics and treatment of balance disorders
  • phoniatrics and pedaudiology: diagnostics and treatment of disorders of speech and voice
  • ENT infectiology: 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



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