Ear Infections and Earache What Is Otitis Media? Otitis media means inflammation of the middle ear. The inflammation occurs as a result of a middle ear infection. It can occur in one or both ears. Otitis media is the most frequent diagnosis recorded for children who visit physicians for illness. It is also the most […]
Sinusitis Treatment: Balloon Sinuplasty now offered in Torrance and Santa Monica Sinusitis sufferers–find instant relief that lasts Office sinus dilation (balloon sinuplasty) is a minimally invasive option that can be performed by Dr. Daneshrad right here, in our offices. The goal of office sinus dilation (balloon sinuplasty) is to reshape anatomy to expand sinus pathways and […]
An antibiotic is a soluble substance derived from a mold or bacterium that inhibits the growth of other microorganisms.
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 […]
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.