When is the Right Time to Have Your Tonsils Out?
Enlarged or swollen tonsils can be difficult to deal with because they can make it hard to breathe, swallow, or speak. Deciding when the time is right to have your tonsils out depends on the seriousness of your symptoms and your doctor’s recommendations after an examination. What Are Swollen Tonsils? Tonsils are two masses of […]Read More
Can You Break Your Nose More Than Once?
A broken nose can be a painful and traumatizing experience, and if you aren’t careful, you can break your nose more than once. What Is a Broken Nose? A broken nose also called a nasal fracture, occurs when you sustain a crack or break in a bone in your nose. The most common bone that’s […]Read More
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
How Often Should You Check Your Hearing?
Hearing is something we all tend to take for granted until there is a problem. Unfortunately, many problems with hearing start quietly and advance slowly, and there may be ten to fifteen years of progressive damage before we realize it is a problem. By getting regular hearing screenings, it may be possible to catch hearing […]Read More
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 Sinus Infections So Often?
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
Surgery Options for a Broken Nose
Your nose is a prominent and unprotected part of your face, and it can break for a variety of reasons – from a sports-related injury, accident, fight, or fall. Also referred to as a nasal fracture, it occurs when there’s a crack or break in a bone of your nose – most often the bone […]Read More