McFarland Clinic

ENT (Ear, Nose & Throat - Head & Neck Surgery)

At McFarland Clinic Otolaryngology, our expert otolaryngologists actively diagnose and treat a comprehensive range of conditions affecting the ears, nose, and throat.

With a sharp focus on advanced care, we offer both medical and surgical solutions for hearing problems, leveraging the latest in computer-assisted, image-guided surgical technology for transnasal surgeries, including nasal sinuses, skull-based, and pituitary disorders.

Our team excels in head and neck surgery, providing top-tier plastic and reconstructive options. Additionally, we specialize in cutting-edge surgical and non-surgical treatments for snoring and sleep-related disorders, ensuring personalized care tailored to each patient's unique needs.

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Locations & Hours


1215 Duff Avenue Office

1215 Duff Ave
Ames, IA 50010


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Carroll Office

1214 S Grant Road
Carroll, IA 51401


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Please contact the Otolaryngology Department for information regarding hours and scheduling for this outreach clinic.

Guthrie Center

Guthrie County Hospital

710 North 12th Street
Guthrie Center, IA 50115

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Jefferson Office

106 West Washington Street
Suite 2
Jefferson, IA 50129


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Please contact the Otolaryngology Department for information regarding hours and scheduling for this outreach clinic.


Marshalltown Office

421 East Merle Hibbs Boulevard
Marshalltown, IA 50158


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Please contact the Otolaryngology department for information regarding hours and scheduling for this outreach clinic.



  • Hearing aids
  • Hearing loss
  • Hearing tests
  • Infant hearing screening

Head and Neck Surgery

  • Adenoid surgery
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Epistaxis
  • Propel Implants
  • Facial, skin, scalp, and neck cancers
  • Head and neck tumors
  • Hypopharyngeal cancer
  • Laryngeal cancer
  • Melanoma
  • Neck metastasis
  • Oropharyngeal cancer
  • Parathyroid surgery
  • Salivary gland tumors
  • Supraglottic cancer
  • Thyroid surgery
  • Tongue cancer
  • Tonsillectomy

Otology/Neurotology (Ear)

  • Autoimmune inner ear disease
  • Canal stenosis
  • Cerumen impaction
  • Cholesteatoma
  • Chronic otitis media
  • Conductive hearing loss
  • Eustachian tube dysfunction
  • Facial nerve disorders
  • Ear tumors
  • Mastoiditis
  • Otosclerosis
  • Sensorineural (nerve-related) hearing loss
  • Tinnitus
  • Tympanic membrane perforation

Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

  • BOTOX® injection
  • Congenital facial anomalies
  • Facial fracture repair
  • Nasal reconstruction
  • Scar revision
  • Rhinology (Nose and Sinus)
  • Acute/subacute/chronic sinusitis
  • Allergic/vasomotor rhinitis
  • Anosmia
  • Endoscopic sinus surgery
  • Eosinophilic rhinosinusitis
  • Intranasal tumors
  • Nasal cancer
  • Nasal polyposis
  • Nasal septal deviation
  • Nasal septal reconstruction
  • Nasal valve collapse
  • Paranasal sinus tumors

Laryngology (Voice)

  • Airway obstruction
  • CO2 laser treatment
  • Cricopharyngeal muscle dysfunction
  • Dysphonia
  • Laryngeal cancer
  • Laryngeal papillomatosis
  • Laryngeal trauma
  • Laryngoceles/saccular cysts
  • Laryngoscopy
  • Laryngopharyngeal reflux (silent reflux)
  • Laryngotracheal stenosis
  • Spasmodic dysphonia
  • Referrals to speech-language pathology evaluation
  • Swallowing problems
  • Thyroplasty
  • Tracheostomy
  • Vocal cord injection
  • Vocal cord nodules, polyps, and cysts
  • Vocal cord scarring
  • Vocal fold paralysis

Pediatric Otolaryngology

  • Adenotonsillar disease
  • Aerodigestive tract disease
  • Cholesteatoma
  • Congenital anomalies of larynx
  • Eustachian tube dysfunction
  • Microlaryngoscopy
  • Middle ear disease
  • Pediatric airway disease
  • Pediatric sinus disease
  • Recurrent ear infections
  • Speech and voice disorders
  • Stridor
  • Swallowing disorders 


Patient Resources

Frequently Asked Questions

Do I need a referral to see the ENT providers?

Yes, an initial referral from your primary care provider is required.

I have been referred and need a procedure, will the procedure be that day?

No, the first appointment is for an evaluation. The procedure may be scheduled at that appointment.

Do you do procedures in the office or hospital?

Minor procedures requiring a local anesthetic are done in the office setting. Procedures requiring a general anesthetic are done in a hospital setting.

Do you provide care for pediatric patients?

Yes, we provide care for all ages of patients with ear, nose and throat problems or concerns.

Patient Education

Important Links
See details for American Academy of Otolaryngology
American Academy of Otolaryngology

The American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery (AAO-HNS) is the world's largest organization representing specialists who treat the ear, nose, throat, and related structures of the head and neck.

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