The Truth About Tonsils

For many students returning to school… reading, writing and arithmetic won’t be the only things waiting for them when they get there. Kids share practically everything, including germs. And it’s not uncommon for them to come home with ear aches, sore throats, fevers and headaches. In addition to colds and flu, tonsillitis is very common in children. Recurrent tonsillitis sometimes dictates the need for a tonsillectomy.


The specialists at Lake Ear, Nose, Throat And Facial Plastic Surgery explain what children and their parents can expect during an exam to diagnose and treat tonsillitis.