Frequently Asked Questions
You ask. We respond. Here are some of the most frequently asked questions Dr. Carreño and his ENT staff receives.
ENT specialists differ from other doctors because they are trained not only in medicine, but also in surgery. If you suffer from an ear, nose, or throat problem, it’s best to go directly to a doctor that specializes in this, such as Dr. Carreño. ENT surgery is sometimes necessary for some conditions when medication or other treatments do not provide sufficient improvement.
If you are experiencing breathing, speech, or swallowing problems or feel discomfort within your ears, nose, and/or throat, then it’s possible you may have some sort of condition/disorder. For a list of additional symptoms, click here.
Carreño ENT Partners accepts most healthcare providers such as Aetna, United Healthcare and Humana. To view all the insurances we take, click here. As with most medical procedures, eligibility of reimbursement coverage is based on medical necessity and individual’s health insurance plan.
Carreño ENT Partners is open Monday through Thursday from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm and Fridays from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm.
You may fill out the appointment form found on this page or give us a call at (305) 662-8316.
Carreño ENT Partners does accept patients who reside outside of South Florida. Carreño ENT Partners does not cover travel expenses.
Procedures are performed in-office or in the operation room.
The benefits of in-office sinus surgery procedures are that local anesthesia and sedation is provided, the relief of sinus symptoms without the hassle or stress of hospital surgical procedure, a prompt recovery, cost-efficiency and convenience.