How Common is Sinusitis?
Sinusitis is a condition that can linger for months on end, causing annoying symptoms. It’s very common, and it’s an issue that ear, nose, and throat specialists (ENTs) diagnose and treat often. In this blog, the specialists at New York ENT explain how common this ailment is and what you need to know about it. […]Read More
Why Do I get a lot of Sinus Infections?
Millions of Americans suffer bouts of sinusitis (sinus infection) each year, with inflamed nasal passages and sinuses causing uncomfortable symptoms. In some cases, the misery continues despite attempts to treat the infection. Symptoms may also seem to get better, only to return. In this blog, the ear, nose, and throat specialists at New York ENT […]Read More
Are Sinus Infections Contagious?
Sinus infections (sinusitis) can cause a long list of symptoms – such as nasal congestion and drainage, fatigue, headaches, and more – that can make you miserable. Symptoms can persist for months or even longer, so you may wonder if these infections are contagious and if you can do anything to avoid getting them. In […]Read More
Most Common Allergy Triggers
About 1 in 5 Americans suffer from allergies, which can cause a variety of annoying symptoms. At their most serious, allergies can even trigger a life-threatening reaction. If you have allergies, learning what substances you’re allergic to can help you avoid them. In addition, getting treatment can also help protect you from adverse reactions. In […]Read More
What Can I do for my Chronic Sinusitis?
Sinusitis is an extremely common problem that afflicts around 30 million Americans each year. In some cases, it develops into chronic sinusitis, which causes troubling symptoms for months on end. In this blog, the board-certified ear, nose, and throat doctors at New York ENT explain what you can do to treat your chronic sinusitis. What […]Read More
When is a Polypectomy Recommended?
Nasal polyps can interfere with the normal functioning of the nose and sinuses, causing ongoing symptoms such as chronic nasal congestion and postnasal drip. In some cases, your doctor may recommend a polypectomy to provide effective long-term relief. In this blog, the board-certified ear, nose, and throat doctors at New York ENT explain when a […]Read More
Common Vertigo Treatments
Feeling dizzy or as though you or your surroundings are spinning can be a disconcerting or even frightening experience. These symptoms can be associated with vertigo, which is caused by an inner ear problem. In this blog, the board certified ear, nose and throat doctors at New York ENT explain what types of vertigo treatment […]Read More
When Should a Hearing Test be Performed?
Hearing loss is very common, with about 20% of Americans reporting some degree of it. It becomes more common with age, and by the time they’re 65, one in three people has some loss of hearing. A hearing test is an important component of an examination to determine how well you can hear. In this […]Read More
What’s the Difference Between Acute and Chronic Sinusitis?
If you’re feeling congested and miserable, sinusitis may be to blame. This inflammation of the lining of the nasal passages causes mucus to back up in your nose and sinuses. It can lead to uncomfortable symptoms and in some cases, more serious health issues. Sinusitis can be either acute or chronic, and knowing which type […]Read More
Common Causes of Nasal Obstruction
Nasal obstruction can cause weeks or even months of congestion and other bothersome symptoms, despite your best efforts at treating its effects on your own. In this blog, the board-certified ear, nose, and throat doctors at New York ENT explain more about nasal obstruction, including what causes this condition. What is nasal obstruction? A nasal […]Read More