In this video, Dr. Nishi Gupta, Head department of ENT, Dr. Shroffs Charity Eye Hospital, Delhi, will discuss the serious problems which are related to discharge from the ear. The problems of the ear are related to the duration of discharge. If shorter the duration such as acute suppurative otitis media, then it can be managed with medical treatment. She will also discuss if the discharge is of chronic origin such as chronic suppurative otitis media, then it is treated with the help of otoscopic findings. Dr. Nishi will explain how the otoscope helps in getting the picture of the ear drum and according to its findings, the doctor decides whether the patient needs any surgical intervention.
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.