Otology and Neurotology

Otology is a medicinal study which deals with the anatomy and diseases of Ear. Neurotology (neuro-otology) is a part of otology which manages the parts of sensory system related with the ear, particularly the interior ear and its related brainstem structure. It is one of the major subspecialty of otorhinolaryngology (head and neck medical procedure). At the end of the day, Otology by and large manages the treatment and finding of Middle Ear ailments and conductive hearing loss, while Neurotology manages the treatment and determination of inner ear and hearing/balance issue. The individuals who are spending significant time in Otology and Neurotology are called as Audiologists.