Dr. Twana Livette Sparks M.D.
Ear-Nose and Throat Doctor (ENT) | Otolaryngic Allergy1000 N Hudson St Silver City NM, 88061
Dr. Twana Sparks is an ear, nose and throat (ENT) doctor, also known as an otolaryngologist, practicing in Silver City, NM. Dr. Sparks specializes in diseases and disorders of the ear, nose and throat as well as other parts of the head and neck. Such structures an ENT may work on include the sinuses, larynx (voice box) and mouth in addition to the ear, nose and throat. There are seven areas of expertise that an ENT might specialize in, and these are: allergies; facial reconstructive surgery; head and neck; laryngology; otology/neurotology; pediatric otolaryngology; and rhinology.
Education and Training
Univ of Nm Sch of Med, Albuquerque Nm 1986
University of New Mexico School of Medicine 1986
OtolaryngologyAmerican Board of OtolaryngologyABOto
- Hearing Loss
- Ear Infection
- Deviated Septum
- Skin Cancer
- Learning Disabilities
- Hay Fever (allergic Rhinitis)
- Ear Wax
- Univ Of Nm Sch Of Med, Otolaryngology; Univ Of Nm Sch Of Med, General Surgery; University Hosp, General Surgery
- University of New Mexico Program
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