As the weather changes with the season, our bodies need to adapt. And with these changes and adaptations, you can suffer from allergies or a cold. But how can you tell the difference? When should you go to the doctor? These questions can be especially difficult to answer if you experience severe allergies. So, below you’ll find some tips on how to tell if you have allergies or a cold. Probably … [Read more...] about Is It Allergies or a Cold? How To Tell.
Nose & Sinus Allergy
According to the American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology, over 50 million Americans suffer from seasonal allergies each and every year. If you count yourself among those who suffer from seasonal allergies, this article is for you. One of the most common complaints about allergies is accompanying fatigue that tends to hit around that time of year. But is this feeling of being … [Read more...] about Can Seasonal Allergies Make You Tired?
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
When people experience congestion or difficulty breathing, most of them know to see an ENT specialist as quickly as possible. What most people might not know is that nasal valve collapse could be the reason they’re experiencing these symptoms. The nasal valve is part of your nasal airway. It’s a very narrow passage through which air flows, and is comprised of the septum, lateral nasal wall and … [Read more...] about Nasal Valve Collapse Surgery
If you’re experiencing chronic sinusitis due to nasal polyps, a deviated septum, or infection, you may be a good candidate for balloon sinuplasty. There are a lot of misconceptions about this procedure—specifically, what to expect after balloon sinuplasty. On this page, we’ll delve into the recovery process and the general instructions most patients are required to follow after treatment. To … [Read more...] about What to Expect After Balloon Sinuplasty
If you broke your nose or suffered other nasal trauma, you may be wondering, “Can a nose injury cause sinus problems?” While nasal stuffiness and a change in the size or shape of the nose are common after a serious injury, they are usually benign and do not cause long-term or severe health concerns. However, a broken nose may lead to sinus infections and breathing difficulties. If you recently … [Read more...] about Can a Nose Injury Cause Sinus Problems?