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Signs You Have A Deviated Septum

Some people are born with it, others develop it from a trauma. By definition, a deviated septum is when the bone and cartilage that divides our nose and nasal cavity is off center, misaligned, or crooked which makes one nasal passage smaller. … Continue reading

Dr. Stacey Silvers’ Study on Chronic Rhinitis Treatment

Dr. Stacey Silvers was recently a part of a study testing the effectiveness of temperature-controlled radiofrequency neurolysis for the treatment of chronic rhinitis. The findings of the study were published in the peer-reviewed scientific journal International Forum of Allergy & Rhinology.  … Continue reading

When To See An ENT For Ear Pain

Otolaryngologist is the medical term for an ear, nose, and throat (ENT) specialist. This type of specialist treats many conditions of the ear including hearing impairment, infections, disorders affecting balance, tinnitus (ringing in the ears), and pain. Let’s learn more about when to see Madison ENT for ear pain. … Continue reading

Dr. Stacey Silvers’ Study on Nasal Airway Obstruction Treatment

Dr. Stacey Silvers recently conducted a study testing the effectiveness of a temperature-controlled radiofrequency device in treating a nasal valve collapse. Her findings were published in the peer-reviewed scientific journal International Forum of Allergy & Rhinology. The background, objectives, and conclusion of the study were as follows, … Continue reading

When Is Sinus Surgery Necessary?

If you are lucky, over the counter medications help with your sinus issues. You know, the stuffiness, headaches, and post nasal drainage problems. Those unlucky people who get no relief from OTC products can suffer for years with chronic sinus infections, … Continue reading

How Cold Weather Affects Your Ear, Nose & Throat

When the weather turns cold, many people experience pain or discomfort in their ears, nose and throat. People often confuse symptoms caused by cold weather with illness or infection (or vice versa). It is important to know how cooler weather can affect your respiratory health.  … Continue reading

Ear Pain with Pressure Change

Do you Suffer from Ear pain with Diving and Flying?
Many people experience ear pain when they dive or fly. Many people feel that they cannot dive because they have trouble “clearing” their ears even when in a swimming pool. The middle ear space lives at normal atmospheric pressure, … Continue reading