An ear canal showing the complications after ear tube surgery
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Various problems may arise for patients of all ages who have had ear tubes surgically placed. Learn more about how otolaryngologists are addressing clogged tubes and retained tubes, determining the need for replacement ear tubes, and treating blood clots, mucus, and tube otorrhea.

Taylor Spurgeon-Hess • Sep 22, 2022 • 39 hits

An otolaryngologist evaluating a patient before beginning treatment with VivAer
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Patients with nasal valve obstruction that fails to respond to conservative treatment options may benefit from the VivAer procedure, which works to provide relief by remodeling the airway. Learn more about how this treatment works, who it can benefit, and what to expect for recovery.

Taylor Spurgeon-Hess • Sep 22, 2022 • 35 hits

A physician conducts an exam to determine the patient’s otologic conditions
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Dr. Djalilian discusses his research on the otologic conditions that may actually be caused by migraines. Learn more about Ménière’s disease, sudden sensory hearing loss, persistent postural-perceptual dizziness, and how a migraine treatment regimen for these otologic conditions may provide increased relief to patients.

Taylor Spurgeon-Hess • Sep 14, 2022 • 31 hits

An otolarygologist explains treatment options for a patient with migrianes.
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Migraines drastically impact the quality of life for afflicted patients, but with trigger management and proper medications, patients can often find relief. Learn more about how physicians are treating migraines with nortriptyline and topiramate, as well as a variety of alternative methods.

Taylor Spurgeon-Hess • Jul 18, 2022 • 40 hits

A diagram illustrating the path of food for a man with dysphagia.
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Otolaryngologists can help to increase the quality of life for patients with dysphagia by referring to speech language pathologists (SLP) specializing in swallowing difficulties. Learn more about ENT referral best practices, the role of SLPs in treating dysphagia and the process through which SLPs conduct a workup.

Taylor Spurgeon-Hess • Jun 21, 2022 • 37 hits

A barium swallow study depicting results for a person with dysphagia.
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Swallowing difficulties impact afflicted patients on a daily basis and can decrease their overall quality of life. Learn more about diagnosis of dysphagia, treatment methods, and the possible psychological causes, such as stress.

Taylor Spurgeon-Hess • Jun 21, 2022 • 38 hits

A women undergoing in-office sinus surgery
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In-office sinus surgery is becoming more popular amongst ENTs. Learn more about nasal obstruction surgeries that can be performed in office, the unique patient selection process for in office sinus surgery, and the equipment requirements for performing sinus surgery in a new clinic.

Taylor Spurgeon-Hess • May 12, 2022 • 127 hits

An illustration depicting the placement of a hypoglossal nerve stimulator.
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After hypoglossal nerve stimulator (HNS) surgery, patients can expect to work with their otolaryngologist as well as a sleep pulmonologist in order to maximize the device’s efficacy. Learn more about postoperative care, device settings, and the side effects that may occur after HNS surgery.

Taylor Spurgeon-Hess • Apr 26, 2022 • 64 hits

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