Otolaryngology (ENT)

Reduce wait times and delays with our Fast Track Program

Thank you for choosing Arkansas Children's for your child's ear, nose and throat (ENT) care. We understand the importance of timely care so your child can get back to doing what they do best - being a kid!

The ENT team offers patients having common ENT procedures a service to help reduce wait times or delays. Your child could be a candidate for this service. Talk with your child's ENT surgeon to find out more! 


When your child needs care for an ear, nose or throat condition, the highly specialized otolaryngology doctors at Arkansas Children’s will manage the condition with a holistic approach. Our pediatric otolaryngology team uses the most advanced systems and procedures to address your child’s specific condition—as well as his or her physical and mental well-being. We are nationally and internationally recognized experts in caring for common and complex otolaryngology conditions, including:

  • Ear infections (otitis media)
  • Sinusitis
  • Breathing problems, such as airway subglottic stenosis
  • Feeding and swallowing disorders
  • Hearing loss
  • Speech problems
  • Thyroid problems
  • Language development
  • Sleep apnea
  • Congenital abnormalities, such as:
    • Cleft lip and palate
    • Laryngomalacia
    • Neck masses
    • Vascular malformations (birthmarks)

Our multidisciplinary programs and centers include

We put our patients first. This allows our otolaryngology program to deliver excellent outcomes and comprehensive care, from diagnosis to ongoing therapy and follow-up treatment, including facial plastic surgery to improve appearance. To make an appointment or referral, call 501-364-4000. For patient information or concerns, please call 501-364-1225.