Do you find yourself hiding your ears under hats or hair? Are you embarrassed about the shape or positioning of your ears? If yes, you may want to consider cosmetic ear surgery. It’s not at all uncommon for individuals to feel self-conscious about their ears. Some individuals suffer from birth defects, while others simply feel their ears protrude too far from their head. Whatever your … [Read more...] about Otoplasty: Cosmetic Ear Surgery 101
Often our patients wonder when is the right time to start Botox treatment. Looking to get ahead of the wrinkles, we often see patients who are not looking to fill wrinkles, but prevent them from happening in the first place. Let’s take a look at whether this is possible, and if there is such a thing as “too late” or “too soon” when it comes to Botox. When Should I Begin Botox … [Read more...] about Does Botox Prevent Wrinkles?
As providers who offer solutions for both conditions, we are often asked, “are sleep apnea and GERD related?” To better understand the link between these conditions, it’s helpful to know a bit of background on each. What is Sleep Apnea? Sleep apnea is a condition characterized by the stopping and starting of breathing during sleep. This can have a big impact on your quality of sleep (often … [Read more...] about Are Sleep Apnea and GERD Related?
With small children, it can be so difficult to know what exactly is bothering them in terms of their ear, nose and throat, without being able to feel what they are feeling. Kids are not always the best communicators, so parents sometimes find it difficult to determine what is bothering them and how severe the problem is. Here are some signs that it’s time to see a pediatric ENT doctor. Signs … [Read more...] about When To Take Your Child to a Pediatric ENT Specialist
Dysphagia is the medical term for when a person experiences difficulty swallowing. This condition affects eating, drinking and even talking and it can be extremely uncomfortable. It affects both adults and children. When it comes to treating dysphagia, an ENT specialist can help diagnose and care for individuals with dysphagia. What Is Dysphagia? To understand how dysphagia prevents … [Read more...] about What Is Dysphagia?
At Ear Nose Throat and Facial Plastic Surgery Specialists, we’re pleased to be able to offer our patients a non-surgical solution for nasal polyps. The SINUVA (momestasone furoate) Sinus Implant is a proven way to reduce polyps and relieve nasal congestion, all without invasive surgery. How SINUVA Works Sinuva is sinus implant that is placed in the sinus cavity through the nasal opening. It can … [Read more...] about Introducing SINUVA: A Non-Surgical Treatment for Nasal Polyps