Dr. Terence Woods is an ear, nose and throat (ENT) doctor, also known as an otolaryngologist, practicing in Decatur, IL. Dr. Woods 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
Rush Med Coll of Rush Univ, Chicago Il 1982
Rush Medical College of Rush University Medical Center 1982
OtolaryngologyAmerican Board of OtolaryngologyABOto
- Hearing Loss
- Sleep Apnea
- Ear Infection
- Broken Nose
- Ear Wax
- Obstructive Sleep Apnea (osa)
- Fitzsimons Army Med Ctr, Otolaryngology; Wm Beaumont Army Med Ctr, Flexible Or Transitional Year
- LECOMT/United Memorial Medical Center Program
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