If you are experiencing ear, nose, or throat problems, you may be referred to an otolaryngologist, especially if surgery may be needed.
Dr. Peter Brownrigg in Ottawa, ON, is board-certified in both facial plastic surgery and otolaryngology.
Find out how Dr. Browning can use his extensive medical and surgical education and training to treat your ear, nose, and throat issues.
What Is an Otolaryngologist?
An otolaryngologist is also called an ENT doctor. ENT stands for ears, nose, and throat, meaning these doctors specialize in treating conditions of the head and neck. In fact, the word otolaryngology is derived from otorhinolaryngology, a combination of the Greek words for ear (otos), nose (rhis), and throat (larynx).
Medical Conditions Normally Treated by Otolaryngologists
- Sinus infections, swollen sinus cavities, or nose-related breathing issues
- Throat problems like swallowing difficulties or tonsillitis
- Obstructive sleep apnea caused by blocked upper airways
- Hearing loss or ear infections
Dr. Brownrigg Is a Plastic Surgeon and Otolaryngologist
Dr. Brownrigg is a leading board-certified provider of plastic surgery who focuses on the surgical side of otolaryngology. He completed a three-year otolaryngology surgery residency at the University of Toronto, which allowed him to become a board-certified otolaryngologist as well. To this day, he remains an associate professor of otolaryngology at the University of Ottawa.
Need an Otolaryngologist in Ottawa, Ontario? Schedule an Appointment With Dr. Peter Brownrigg
If you are experiencing issues related to the ears, nose, and throat that may need surgical correction, do not choose just any ENT in the Ottawa area. Choose Dr. Peter Brownrigg, a board-certified ENT who is also board-certified in facial surgery.
Dr. Brownrigg's vast training and knowledge of head and facial anatomy will ensure you get superior, effective treatment whether you need ear, nose, throat, or neck surgery to correct a medical or cosmetic condition and the correct medicine to follow up your treatment.
For compassionate, customized care from a respected medical professional trained in surgery and otolaryngology, contact our high-end Ottawa facial surgery clinic by phone or using our online form. An appointment with Dr. Brownrigg is the best way to determine how his extensive skills can give you the results you desire.
Glowing Praise for Dr. Brownrigg's Practice
Dr. Brownrigg is absolutely amazing. I had a deviated septum and nasal valve collapse. I went in for an appt and then booked a surgery for a few months later. He came to talk to me before and after the surgery and made sure I was comfortable and calm. The surgery was a success! I can now breath much clearer than before and my nose looks beautiful!View On Google
Dr Brownrigg repaired my nose twice. I had broken it in 2 separate incidents. I was worried that my breathing would be impaired forever . After each break Dr Brownrigg restored my appearance and breathing . Aesthetically my nose was perfect after each procedure. Thank you Dr Brownrigg for the great service and results .View On Google
How Are Otolaryngology and Facial Plastic Surgery Combined?
Dr. Brownrigg is a facial plastic surgeon who calls on his vast ENT training to provide Ottawa patients with state-of-the-art treatment to restore form and function to the ears, nose, neck, and head.
He offers non-surgical treatments, like prescription medicines and injectables, and performs advanced ear, nose, and neck surgery at the top hospitals and surgical clinics in Ottawa.
Rhinoplasty Can Combine Plastic Surgery and Otolaryngology
Procedures Performed by Dr. Brownrigg
Commonly called a nose job, Dr. Brownrigg can perform rhinoplasty to alter the cosmetic appearance of your nose and to improve its internal structure. For example, a deviated septum, caused by one nasal passage being smaller than the other, can be corrected with rhinoplasty. This can improve breathing and sleeping by eliminating airway obstructions inside your sinus areas.
Dr. Brownrigg can perform cosmetic procedures such as neck liposuction to give your neck a slimmer, more toned appearance.
Dr. Brownrigg is one of the most respected plastic surgeons in Canada when it comes to facelifts and facial implants. His otolaryngology training gives him a unique perspective of facial anatomy when it comes to tightening skin and muscles and altering the contours of the chin and cheekbones.
BOTOX® Cosmetic Injections
Cosmetic injections to fight the effects of aging might not seem like an ENT treatment. However, Dr. Brownrigg's extensive otolaryngology training gives him a unique insight into facial anatomy that other plastic surgeons may not have. He knows exactly where BOTOX Cosmetic injections should be placed to relax the muscles that cause fine lines, wrinkles, and creases to form.
When you have blurry vision, you see an eye doctor. When you have obstructed vision due to drooping or puffy eyelids, you should consult Dr. Brownrigg about blepharoplasty. As a board-certified facial plastic surgeon, he can correct puffy or sagging eyelids with surgery so your field of vision remains clear. And as a board-certified otolaryngologist, his knowledge of facial anatomy can ensure the safest, most effective results.
Why Choose Dr. Brownrigg as Your Otolaryngologist/Facial Surgeon
Dr. Brownrigg has years of specialized training and education that allowed him to pass rigorous exams given by two distinguished medical boards. Not all plastic surgeons or ENTs achieve this distinction once, let alone twice.
Works With Ottawa's Top Hospitals
Dr. Brownrigg performs ENT surgery at the most respected facilities in our area, including Ottawa Civic Hospital, Riverside Hospital, and the Ottawa SurgiCentre.
Dr. Brownrigg can prescribe the latest medicine and perform the safest, up-to-date surgical procedures available, ensuring you of receiving state-of-the-art treatment.
Patients of Dr. Brownrigg are treated like family. He will listen to your questions carefully and answer them honestly. He will never push you to have a procedure you do not need.
3D Facial Imaging
Our practice is one of a few in Ontario with the VECTRA® H1 3D Imaging System. Dr. Brownrigg can use this revolutionary camera system to give you a precise preview of what your cosmetic surgery results will look like.
Learn More About Our Amazing 3D Facial Imaging System
More Glowing Patient Testimonials for Dr. Brownrigg
I can't speak highly enough for Dr. Brownrigg and my own personal experience with him, his staff and my results. It has only been 4 months and I am EXTREMELY HAPPY with the results thus far! I would definitely recommend him! Thank you Dr.Brownrigg!View On Google
I have had several procedures done by Dr. Brownrigg over the last few years. Everything has exceeded expectations. Dr. Brownrigg always demonstrates true professionalism and provides excellent service.View On Google
Worried About Affording Treatment? We Offer Flexible Financing
Dr. Brownrigg wants all his patients to receive the plastic surgery and otolaryngology treatments they need and desire, despite budgetary worries. That is why we offer payment plans through CreditMedical, a trusted, third-party lender that breaks down out-of-pocket costs into low-interest monthly payments. If you wish to access their French language website, please click here.