Physicians Who Perform Myringotomy and Tympanotomy Near Shawnee Mission, KS
Myringotomy and Tympanotomy
Myringotomy and tympanotomy are therapeutic procedures commonly done to treat ear infection. In this procedure a small hole is made in the eardrum to drain fluid trapped in the middle ear. Sometimes a small tube (called a tympanostomy tube) is inserted into the hole to maintain drainage.