Salivary Gland Treatment

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Salivary Gland Treatment

Salivary gland treatment encompasses various procedures aimed at managing conditions affecting these glands. At Emirates Hospitals Group in Dubai, our specialized ENT surgeons offer comprehensive care using advanced techniques for optimal patient outcomes.

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Symptoms of Salivary Gland Conditions

Symptoms indicating salivary gland issues may include:

  • Swelling: Enlargement or swelling of the glands, often painful.
  • Dry Mouth: Reduced saliva production leading to dryness.
  • Pain or Discomfort: Particularly when eating or swallowing.
  • Difficulty Opening Mouth: Due to swelling or pain.
  • Taste Changes: Altered taste sensations or metallic taste in the mouth.

If experiencing these symptoms, consulting our specialists at Emirates Hospitals Group is crucial for accurate diagnosis and appropriate treatment.

Diagnosis of Salivary Gland Conditions

Accurate diagnosis involves specific evaluations:

  • Imaging Studies: Utilizing ultrasound, CT scans, or MRI to visualize the salivary glands and detect abnormalities such as stones or tumors.
  • Salivary Flow Tests: Measuring saliva production to assess gland function and identify underlying conditions.

Procedures for Salivary Gland Treatment in Dubai

Emirates Hospitals Group offers a range of treatments depending on the condition:

  • Salivary Stone Removal: Using minimally invasive techniques like sialendoscopy to remove stones blocking saliva flow.
  • Salivary Gland Surgery

Surgical options include:

  • Parotidectomy: Removal of part or all of the parotid gland.
  • Submandibular Gland Surgery: Addressing issues specific to the submandibular gland.
  • Sublingual Gland Surgery: Procedures for the sublingual gland.

Recovery Process After Salivary Gland Treatment

Recovery involves several stages:

  • Hospital Stay and Monitoring: Post-operative care in a specialized unit with monitoring of vital signs and pain management.
  • Symptom Management: Management of symptoms like swelling, pain, or dry mouth during recovery.
  • Follow-Up Care: Regular appointments to monitor healing, evaluate gland function, and address any complications.

At Emirates Hospitals Group, our experienced ENT surgeons prioritize patient care and effective treatment options for salivary gland conditions in Dubai. Contact us today for a consultation with our specialists and begin your journey to improved gland health.

Last update date: 08-07-2024

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