What is Turbinate Dysfunction?
If you have trouble breathing through your nose or feel pressure in your nose or face, you may have a condition called turbinate dysfunction. What Is Turbinate Dysfunction? We have something called nasal turbinates in our noses. Turbinates, also called the nasal conchae, are long, narrow shelves on the side of the nose that warm […]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
How Dangerous is Nasal Obstruction?
Nasal obstruction might not sound like a big deal to those who don’t suffer from it, but for anyone who has experienced chronically blocked nasal passages, you understand how frustrating, uncomfortable and dangerous it can be. What is Nasal Obstruction? Everyone whose ever had a cold knows how annoying a stuffed up nose can be. But […]Read More
Symptoms of a Deviated Septum
The septum is the wall made of bone and cartilage that separates your nose into two equal parts. However, when the septum is bent or misaligned, it is referred to as a deviated septum. If you have a deviated septum, you might not know the exact cause of your condition. While some people are born […]Read More