The ENT Institute established at Tejgaon in Dhaka opened for public on 19th June,2013 after its inauguration by the prime minister, Sheikh Hasina.
Both Outdoor & Indoor services have already started .
To run the institute, 49 doctors, 60 nurses and other officials already been appointed.
There are seven high-tech and well equipped operation theaters in the hospital.
Earlier, during the caretaker government regime, the Health and Family Welfare Ministry formed a National Committee for Prevention of Deafness headed by the then Health Adviser Shawkat Ali. The committee met and took the decision to establish a National Institute of ENT to curtail the number of 90% deaf patients by 2030.
It is one of the privilege projects under health ministry. The institute will be 12 storied. Though it is a 250-bed hospital, but at present it began service with 100 beds. Gradually it will be transformed to 250-bed hospital.”