ENT Specialist Joins Mercy’s Medical Staff 01/21/2013
Mercy Medical Center – New Hampton is pleased to announce the addition of Dr. Vishram Jalukar to our medical staff. Dr. Jalukar is an Ear, Nose, Throat (ENT) specialist from Mason City Clinic who sees patients in the New Hampton Specialty Clinic on the 1st and 3rd Mondays of the month.
Dr. Jalukar’s specialty is otolaryngology, which is the branch of medicine that specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of ear, nose, throat and head and neck disorders. Dr. Jalukar’s special skills include diagnosing and managing diseases of the sinuses, larynx (voice box), oral cavity, and upper pharynx (mouth and throat), as well as structures of the neck and face. Otolaryngologists diagnose, treat, and manage specialty-specific disorders as well as many primary care problems in both children and adults. Typical procedures performed by Dr. Jalukar in New Hampton include ear tubes, tonsillectomy, adenoidectomy and removal of skin lesions.
Dr. Jalukar graduated from Wayne State University School of Medicine in Detroit. He then completed his residency and a fellowship in otolaryngology at the University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics in Iowa City.
“In welcoming Dr. Jalukar, we are able to serve our patients and others in the area who need ENT services” stated Bruce Roesler, President/CEO. “It is a pleasure to have Dr. Jalukar join us in our commitment to provide excellent service and quality healthcare.”
In addition to routine appointments, Dr. Jalukar will be performing minor surgeries at Mercy Medical Center – New Hampton. Major surgeries will be performed in Mason City but patients will be able to have their pre- and post-surgery appointments in New Hampton. Appointments for Dr. Jalukar can be made by phoning the Mason City Clinic at (641) 494-5380 or toll free 1-800-622-1411.