Arizona Otolaryngology Consultants (AOC) was established in 1997 and has selected physicians with the highest level of training and expertise in ENT care and ENT subspecialty care. 


July 6, 2017

Do you develop chronic ear infections after swimming in a pool, lake, or the ocean? Do you have a profession that exposes your ears to loud noises frequently? If you answered yes to either or both of these questions, you may benefit from simple medical tools that offer hearing protection, like a custom swim mold or ear plug. There are many...

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April 4, 2017

Extra! Extra! Read all about it! We're pleased to announce three of our physicians were recognized as Top Docs in PHOENIX magazine's 22nd edition. Dr. Glenn Rothman, Dr. David Simms, and Dr. Scott Schraff were featured among 545 of the Valley's best and brightest!

In addition to receiving this recognition, Dr. Rothman was noted as a 10-...

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March 13, 2017

Like many health problems, conditions of the ears are best treated when diagnosed early. For this reason, the state of Arizona has legislation in place that requires schools to provide screenings for hearing disorders. 

Students typically have their hearing tested in kindergarten with subsequent hearing tests occurring each year until...

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February 13, 2017

Who: Anyone can have a deviated septum! In fact, about 80% of the population has some degree of this condition.

What: A septum is the little piece of cartilage that divides the two nostrils. When the septum deviates, it moves slightly off-center, causing the nose to appear crooked.


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January 1, 2017

The otolaryngologists at AOC Physicians often see patients come in suffering from dizziness and signs of vertigo. These two symptoms can be caused by a number of ear conditions, including diseases of the inner ear, viral infections, and more. However, by defining the symptom, a physician can better diagnose the underlying condition. Vertigo is...

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December 8, 2016

Parents have a big job after their child comes home from a tonsillectomy procedure. Between keeping a medication schedule and encouraging kids to eat with a sore throat, recovery can be tough on children. Many parents wonder when it’s ok for kids to return to school following their procedure. This can be a difficult decision because some kids...

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