The examination is performed with flexible or rigid endoscopy instruments that we use in the office. The examination is completely painless without any discomfort for the patient. Therefore it can be and is used in both adults and children.
The whole procedure is being recorded and the patient – if requested- can obtain a copy for their archive.
In children the endoscopic evaluation of the rhinopharynx is crucial in recognizing the underlying pathology of chronic infections (such as chronic otitis). The results are being discussed with the parents and the best pharmaceutical or surgical solution of the problem can be decided.