Oswego Health’s New ENTs to Present Ask The Doctor Program Oct. 22

Oswego Health’s two new otolaryngologists, who treat a variety of ear, nose and throat issues, as well as provide facial plastic surgery, will host an Ask The Doctor program at 6 p.m. on October 22 in the lower level JPC conference room of the Oswego Health Services Center, which is adjacent to Oswego Hospital.

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The Ask The Doctor program is free and open to the public.

The new Board Certified ENT physicians Nicholas Groch, D.O. and Melanie Pence, D.O. have opened an office in suite 210 of the Oswego Health.

At their Ask The Doctor presentation, the physicians will discuss the many procedures and services that they will be offering to community residents.

“We are looking forward to introducing a new level of care and services to the community,” said Dr. Groch. “We bring experience and compassionate ENT care.”

The two otolaryngologists have a joint practice providing a wide range of services from hearing and balance testing to allergy testing, sinus surgery, pediatric ear infections, snoring and sleep apnea, thyroidectomies, skin cancer excisions and cosmetic procedures.

Both physicians are board-certified by the American Osteopathic Board of Otolaryngology head and neck/facial plastic surgery.

An audiologist is expected to join the practice in the upcoming weeks.

Dr. Groch earned his bachelor’s degree and Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine at Michigan State University.

Nicholas Groch
Nicholas Groch

His internship and residency in otolaryngology/facial plastic surgery were both completed at Henry Ford Bi-County Hospital in Warren, Mich.

Dr. Pence earned her bachelor’s degree, as well as her Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine at Michigan State University.

The East Lansing based-college is where she also completed her internship.

Dr. Pence fulfilled her residency in otolaryngology head and neck/facial plastic surgery at Metropolitan Hospital in Grand Rapids, Mich.

The new physicians can be contacted by calling 349-5828.

The Ask The Doctor Forum is a free presentation sponsored by the Oswego Health Community Development Office.

The Ask The Doctor Forum is designed to create an open dialogue between health care providers/professionals and interested members of the greater Oswego County community.

For more information on the forum, please call 349-5500.