It is not uncommon for me to see a patient with nasal obstruction who needs surgery for a deviated septum only to have them tell me of a friend or family member who has had surgery and feels that their breathing didn’t improve. Why is it that a simple surgery, that is supposed to help […]
An antibiotic is a soluble substance derived from a mold or bacterium that inhibits the growth of other microorganisms.
Insight into acute otitis externa What causes swimmer’s ear? What are the signs and symptoms? How is swimmer’s ear treated? and more…
The ear, nose, and throat specialist will prescribe many medications (antibiotics, decongestants, nasal steroid sprays, antihistamines) and procedures (flushing) for treating acute sinusitis.
Exostosis is the medical term for an abnormal growth of bone within the ear canal. It is more commonly referred to as surfer’s ear.
The shape of your nasal cavity could be the cause of chronic sinusitis. The nasal septum is the wall dividing the nasal cavity into halves; it is composed of a central supporting skeleton covered on each side by mucous membrane.