In this video, Dr. Nishi Gupta, Head department of ENT, Dr. Shroffs Charity Eye Hospital, Delhi, Have described the common types of hearing loss. There are two types of hearing loss: conductive hearing loss and sensorineural hearing loss. In conductive hearing loss, the defect lies either in the ear drum or in the bones of hearing. In sensorineural hearing loss, the nerves that carry sensation from ear to brain are damaged. Dr. Nishi will explain the causes of both the types of hearing loss in adults and children. Appropriate treatment is given after knowing the proper cause.
Dr. Nishi Gupta is a ENT/ Otorhinolaryngologist. She has been a practicing ENT surgeon for last 15 years. Spent lot of time perfecting her specialization and in microsurgery of ear. Trained from Great Ormond Street Hospital for children, London. A highly proficient endoscopic and microlaryngeal surgeon. Has written a book on Endoscopic Dacryocystorhinostomy - A revolution. She completed MBBS from University of Rajasthan, Jaipur in 1986,MS - Otorhinolaryngology from University of Rajasthan, Jaipur in 1989 and DNB - Otorhinolaryngology from National Board Of Examination in 1994.