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When Does My Child Need an ENT?

Children have immune systems that are still developing, and they require a different treatment approach than adults for ear, nose, and throat issues. A pediatric ENT is your best resource for childhood ear, nose, and throat problems.

Sep 14th, 2021
How Do Thyroid Disorders Affect Swallowing?

An enlargement of your thyroid may be the culprit behind that lump you feel in your throat. Anytime you have difficulty swallowing, schedule a visit with a health care provider.

Aug 15th, 2021
Four Causes of Tinnitus

Tinnitus, or ringing in the ears, can affect different areas of your life, including your ability to sleep, concentrate, and be productive at work. Effective treatment can ease your symptoms.

Jul 22nd, 2021
Healing From Rhinoplasty: What to Expect

Rhinoplasty is tailored to address underlying functional or cosmetic issues with your nose. To ensure a safe and smooth recovery, follow your postoperative instructions.

Jun 9th, 2021
Why Some Adults Still Get Ear Infections

Pressure, pain, and fluid draining from the ear may be a sign of an ear infection. Don't ignore signs of an ear infection, especially if the symptoms seem to take a while to go away or keep coming back.

Apr 12th, 2021
When Is the Best Age for a Tonsillectomy?

Surgery to remove the tonsils can greatly help children who are having bothersome issues related to their tonsils. Talk to your doctor to determine if now is the right time to consider tonsillectomy for your child.

Mar 2nd, 2021
The Common Causes of Dizziness

Nearly everyone experiences a bout of dizziness at some point during their lifetime. But troublesome dizziness is a cause for concern and requires careful diagnosis by an ear, nose, and throat specialist.

Feb 4th, 2021
Are You Prepared for Sinus Surgery?

Endoscopic sinus surgery effectively treats sinus disease and eliminates the need for external incisions. While no surgery is a walk in the park, proper planning and preparation can aid your recovery.

Dec 17th, 2020
Do You Have These Symptoms of a Swallowing Disorder?

Trouble swallowing can point to a number of issues. The only way to know for sure what’s causing your problem is to seek evaluation from a health professional. Here’s what you need to know about the signs and symptoms.

Nov 15th, 2020
Make Over Your Ears With Otoplasty

Otoplasty is a simple procedure that has the power to transform your self-confidence by reshaping your ears, which improves the overall appearance of your face. Find out if ear reshaping is right for you.

Oct 14th, 2020
Consider Your Options for Sleep Apnea

Sleep apnea could be wreaking havoc on your quality of life without you knowing it. This sleep disorder can leave you tired, worn out, and less able to function. Here’s what you need to know about treatment options.

Sep 22nd, 2020
Understanding Thyroid Disease

Thyroid disease affects people of all ages and causes problems like too little and too much hormone levels, as well as thyroid cancer. Women are more likely than men to have thyroid disease. Fortunately, effective treatment is available.

Aug 23rd, 2020
When a Runny Nose Signals a Larger Problem

A runny nose can be more than a minor annoyance. It can signal an underlying problem that you need to address. Left untreated, a chronic runny nose can lead to health complications.

Jul 23rd, 2020
When Your Child's Tonsils and Adenoids are a Problem

Problems with the adenoids and tonsils are very common in children. If your child is experiencing bothersome symptoms, adenoidectomy and tonsillectomy can help your child feel better and prevent complications.

May 26th, 2020
How Vestibular Rehabilitation Can Treat Vertigo

Vestibular disorders can make navigating life not only difficult but sometimes dangerous. With the help of a specialist and treatments like vestibular rehabilitation therapy, you can get your life back.

Apr 18th, 2020
Non-Cosmetic Reasons for Rhinoplasty

Living with nasal dysfunction can make life miserable. The headaches, nasal congestion, and facial pressure can be a persistent problem. Rhinoplasty can help you breathe easier and improve your quality of life.

Mar 23rd, 2020
What Triggers Sinusitis?

If you have a sinus infection that just won’t go away, you may have chronic sinusitis. Don’t ignore it. Untreated sinusitis can cause serious problems over time. Here’s what triggers sinusitis.

Feb 1st, 2020
Trouble Swallowing May Signal a Larger Problem

Problems swallowing can happen suddenly or gradually and may not seem apparent at first. Swallowing shouldn’t feel uncomfortable, but if it does, visiting an otolaryngologist is a good place to start.

Nov 1st, 2019
It’s Not Just Snoring: The Dangers of Sleep Apnea

Sleep apnea is an underrecognized cause of chronic health problems. Because it occurs when you’re asleep, many people don’t know they have it and are unaware of the negative impact it has on their health.

Oct 1st, 2019
How to Cope With Adult-Onset Allergies

Going about your regular life and suddenly experiencing allergy symptoms can throw you for a loop. Learning to adjust to life after an adult-onset allergy diagnosis takes time, but if you have allergies, you can still lead a normal, active life.

Sep 11th, 2019
What Can I Do About Tinnitus?

Is that ringing in your ears driving you crazy? Known as tinnitus, this condition is frustrating and can add stress to your already stressful life. Proper diagnosis is the first step to gaining control and getting relief.

Aug 14th, 2019
When Should You Consider Sinus Surgery?

The nasal congestion and pain of sinus problems are no fun, but when are your sinus problems serious enough to consider surgery? Here’s what you need to know to understand when surgery is the best option.

Jul 17th, 2019
Life with a Hearing Aid

Wearing hearing aids can help you get back to life and enjoy being part of the conversation again. Getting tested and choosing a hearing aid isn’t complicated, and today’s technology makes wearing hearing aids easier than ever.

Jun 20th, 2019
Stop Sneezing This Spring and Get Allergy Tested

The sneezing of allergies can interfere with day-to-day activities and impair quality of life. But how do you know if you have allergies or are simply suffering from a common cold? Get answers by visiting a specialist.

May 30th, 2019
3 Most Common Causes of Vertigo

If you suddenly feel like you stepped onto a merry-go-round or Tilt-A-Whirl™, you may have vertigo. Sometimes this dizzy sensation goes away on its own. When it’s persistent and interferes with daily life, it’s time to see a specialist.

Feb 1st, 2019
Preparing for Your Child’s Tonsillectomy

Surgery can be a scary thing for a child, even surgery as common as a tonsillectomy. As a parent, you can contribute to the success of your child’s surgery with the right preparation so both you and your child know what to expect.

Jan 11th, 2019
When to Worry about Your Child's Sore Throat

A sore throat brought on by a common cold is rarely cause for concern, but there are times when a sore throat may signal something worse. Do you know the difference? Here’s a look at some of the red flags.

Sep 24th, 2018
What Can Happen if Sleep Apnea Goes Untreated

Sleep apnea affects not only you, but those who sleep in close proximity to you. More than an inconvenience, sleep apnea is a potential major problem when it comes to ongoing health issues, triggering high blood pressure, diabetes and more.

Sep 14th, 2018
Ear Infection Complications That You Should Take Seriously

While childhood ear infections are common, there can be complications that could impact your child’s hearing or general health. Adults aren’t immune either, so anyone who experiences recurring ear infections should seek a medical evaluation.

Jul 30th, 2018