Singtel Corporate Health Lunch Talk
Date: 25 March 2019
Corporate Company: Singtel
Venue: Singtel Recreation Club, Comcentre B2
Time: 12 pm to 2 pm
Topic: Common ENT Conditions
Speaker: Dr Vyas Prasad, Senior Consultant Otolaryngologist-Head & Neck Surgeon
Disease of the Ear, Nose and Throat affect all ages and are relatively common making up to 40% Self-referrals to General Practitioners. Condition such as the common cold, influenza, allergic rhinitis and chronic cough are a staple of both the General Practitioner and Specialist Otolaryngologist.
In this talk, Dr Vyas highlighted the variety of conditions that present to the Otolaryngologist and the impact they have on the individual and their carers. These include common infections which can develop into far more serious complications. Head and Neck Cancer and airways issues that are associated with sleep and others that can also comprise breathing.