Welcome to Oregon Ear, Nose & Throat

Dr. James J. Knackstedt

Oregon Ear, Nose & Throat provides both medical and surgical management of disorders of the ears, nose and throat in children and adults. As a board certified specialist, he meets the highest educational standards and emphasizes the importance of spending time listening to his patients and developing good relationships. With over 25 years of practice experience, he offers the most technologically up-to-date treatments for a full range of ENT problems including:

  • The latest techniques in Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Image-guided sinus surgery
  • Management of childhood chronic ear infections and tonsil and/or adenoid enlargement
  • Laser-assisted surgery of the larynx (voice box)
  • Snoring and sleep apnea disorders
  • Repair of ear drum perforations
  • Onsite audiology and hearing aid services

Our practice is committed to delivering comprehensive, patient-centered evaluation and treatment for all ENT problems. Children, teens, and adults alike will be examined with the utmost attention to detail and treated with compassion and concern.



Patients are Raving About Balloon Sinuplasty
Hear from NFL MVP, Marshall Faulk and his experience.
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Read about Dr. Knackstedt  and sinuplasty in the Register Guard
"Sinus Solution: For chronic sufferers, sinuplasty can open clogged nasal passages," by Randi Bjornstad (Mar. 19, 2012) [ click here ]

Clinical results for Balloon Sinuplasty
Patients show significant improvement through 2-year follow-up [ read more ]

Balloon Sinuplasty Questionnaire

Pacific Sinus Center

Patient Education