Throat problems are common. Many people have suffered sore throat. The cause is usually a viral infection, but other causes include allergies, infection with strep bacteria or the upward movement of stomach acids into the esophagus, called GERD.
Other problems that affect the throat include:
- Tonsillitis - an infection in the
- Pharyngitis - inflammation of the pharynx
- Croup - inflammation, usually in small children, which causes a barking cough
Associated Coastal ENT Throat doctors in St. Lucie County have the focused-training and specialized knowledge needed to properly diagnose and treat all that these conditions.
Our Throat Doctors in St. Lucie County take pride in providing the best care available for our patients. We keep same day appointments available and have two full service, centrally located offices in Fort Pierce and Port St. Lucie.