About Charles F. Lano, Jr., MD, FACS


Charles F. Lano, Jr, MD, FACS, founded Hill Country Ear, Nose & Throat to provide the highest standard in ear, nose, and throat health care to the New Braunfels community in Texas.

Dr. Lano is an Ear Nose & Throat doctor Board Certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology, which serves the specialty of Otolaryngology — Head and Neck Surgery. He is also certified as a Diplomate, American Board of Otolaryngology in Sleep Medicine. He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy. He is a Fellow the American College of Surgeons. He is a member of the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons. Dr. Lano completed residency training at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville, Tennessee. There he completed two years of general surgery training followed by four years of otolaryngology/head and neck surgery. Dr. Lano completed medical school at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston. He received a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Texas in Austin.

Hill Country Ear, Nose & Throat offers comprehensive diagnostics and treatments for a wide range of ENT conditions. These include problems like ear infections, sinus infections, allergies, and congestion. The Hill Country Ear, Nose & Throat team also specializes in treating hearing loss, and sleep disorders.

In addition to diagnosing and treating ENT conditions, Dr. Lano and his team provide the most advanced and minimally invasive procedures such as Balloon Sinuplasty. This procedure is designed to provide relief from sinus pressure and sinus infections. Balloon Sinuplasty is performed in the comfort of the Hill Country Ear, Nose & Throat offices, so patients experience quicker recoveries without the costs of going to a surgical facility.

VivAer is an innovative new treatment option that helps patients breathe better with lasting results. This convenient, non-invasive treatment is performed right in our office, and patients typically return to normal activities on the same day.

For many chronic rhinitis sufferers, daily medications and coping behaviors have been the only way to get fleeting relief - and 49% of sufferers say these medications just don’t do enough. Thankfully, if you are one of the millions of people silently suffering from chronic rhinitis, you can now get lasting relief with a single, non-invasive RhinAer treatment performed right in Dr Lano's office. The bonus: RhinAer is designed to treat both your runny nose AND your congestion, so it’s almost like getting two treatments in one visit.

Hill Country Ear, Nose & Throat is currently accepting new patients. Call or schedule an appointment online today.

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