CHRISTUS values the importance of collaboration and coordinated action for the identification and care of those patients exhibiting signs of the COVID-19. Which is why we continue to follow CDC interim guidelines and work non-stop, in partnership with local, state and federal government authorities. We are fortunate to be part of a local health care community committed to responding to the needs of these patients in the safest manner necessary. Learn More

Our Approach

Whether you are fighting seasonal allergies, frequent sinus infections, hearing problems, or other ear, nose, and throat issues, CHRISTUS Ochsner Lake Area Hospital offers a wide range of services that can help both adults and children. Many procedures are done on an outpatient basis, allowing patients to return home the same day of their procedure.

The following ear, nose, throat services are available:


  • Hearing loss
  • Ear infections
  • Balance disordersr
  • Ringing in the ears (tinnitus)

Head and Neck Surgery

  • Infections and tumors
  • Facial trauma and deformities of the face


  • Allergies
  • Sinus and smell disorders
  • Polyps
  • Nasal obstruction due to a deviated septum
  • Snoring
  • Sleep apnea


  • Diseases of the throat or larynx (voice box)
  • Voice and swallowing disorders

Our Location

CHRISTUS Ochsner Lake Area Hospital
4200 Nelson Road
Lake Charles, Louisiana 70605

PH: 337-474-6370

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If This Is a Medical Emergency, Please Dial 911

NOTE: A representative from CHRISTUS Health will contact you between 8:30 am and 5:00 pm CDT to help you schedule an appointment.