ENT specialists are those doctors who are trained and specialized in Ear, Nose, and Throat. They also deal with diseases related to the head and neck. In Short, ENT specialist are also called Otolaryngologist or Otorhinolaryngologist because of
Oto = Ear
rhino = Nose
laryngo = throat
ENT specialist become doctors in five years after studying in medical school in NUS. A new doctor has to perform a house job for one year in any public hospital. After performing house jobs they are called medical officers.
There is a five-year postgraduate surgical program and trainee has to pass the various training and test through five years.
The ENT Trainee after completing five years of training becomes ” Senior Resident ” and after completing the necessary training, they become ENT specialists as they need to clear the annual “Exit” exam in the last 5th years. So these are very experienced doctors that deal with disease ear, nose, throat, neck, and head etc. So if you have any problem with ear nose and throat then you can only get treatments from ENT Specialized.