Eye, Ear, Nose & Throat Blog

Meet Our New ENT Doctor Elizabeth M. Hueman, MD

Posted: Elizabeth M. Hueman, MD is a board-certified Otolaryngologist/Head & Neck Surgeon. Dr. Hueman’s practice will encompass medical and surgical treatment to patients with a variety of conditions including allergic disease, sinus disease, snoring, throat infections, neck masses, disorders of the ears/hearing, tonsillectomy/adenoidectomy, thyroid surgery, sinus surgery, and neck surgery.

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Tackling Fall Allergy Season

Posted: The most prevalent allergens during the fall season in the Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill/Triangle Region are the weeds, particularly ragweed. Other weed pollens in the air include pigweed and sheep sorrel. Mold counts also tend to increase in the fall as damp, fallen leaves begin to decompose. A perennial (year-round) allergen that tends to cause more issues in the fall is dust mites. College dormitories tend to have more dust mites than the average home, so students returning to their campuses often feel a spike in symptoms. Mold is also typically more prevalent in college dorms and in classrooms of older buildings.

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Two New Physicians Join North Carolina Eye, Ear, Nose & Throat

Posted: The physicians and staff of North Carolina Eye, Ear, Nose & Throat are excited to introduce Steven J. Shaw, M.D. our new doctor of Ophthalmology and Elizabeth M. Hueman, M.D. as our new doctor of Otolaryngology.
Dr. Shaw will provide comprehensive ophthalmology care for adults. He specializes in cataract surgery, refractive surgery (LASIK), and corneal disease and transplantation. His practice also includes diagnosis and treatment for common eye diseases including dry eyes and glaucoma.
Dr. Hueman will provide comprehensive care for adults and children. Her practice will encompass medical and surgical treatment to patients with a variety of conditions including allergic disease, sinus disease, snoring, throat infections, neck masses, disorders of the ears/hearing, tonsillectomy/adenoidectomy, thyroid surgery, sinus surgery, and neck surgery.

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