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...  Allergy Airplane Precautions Balloon Sinuplasty The Common Cold Gastro-esophageal/Laryngopharyngeal Reflux Sinusitis and the Common Cold Snoring/Sleep Apnea Nasal Breathing Problems Sinusitis (Sinus Disease) Sinus Infection Recurring Sinus Infections Chronic Sinusitis Ear Infection   

Gastro-esophageal/Laryngopharyngeal Reflux
...Richard Nass, sinus, ear, nose, and throat specialist in Manhattan GERD, LPR and your sinuses You may not realize it, but there can be a relationship between acid reflux disease, sinusitis, and other nasal problems such as rhinitis...

Sinus Disease, Sinusitis
Home >Services >Sinus Disease, Sinusitis Sinus Disease Treatment Manhattan NYC, NY The paranasal sinuses are cavities within the skull which develop as outgrowths from the nose...

FAQs about Sinusitis
...While most cases of sinusitis are minor and go away on their own, there are some people who deal with chronic or severe symptoms that can be nagging and even debilitating...

Soothing Sinus Disease
Sinus disease, also known as sinusitis, is a common condition that affects millions of Americans every year...

Signs You May Have a Sinus Disease
...   Sinus disease, also called sinusitis, can occur suddenly or may be a chronic problem...

Common Nasal Issues and How We Help
...In many cases, you could be dealing with facial pain if you are a chronic sinusitis sufferer or if you have nasal polyps...

Nasal Breathing Problems
...Your nose and breathing passages may be obstructed from a cold or acute sinusitis...

Sinus Infection
...Unfortunately, if your symptoms have been going on for multiple weeks without any relief then you could be dealing with chronic sinusitis...

Recurring Sinus Infections
Home > Services > Recurring Sinus Infections Recurring Sinus Infections Having to deal with facial pain and pressure, nasal congestion and problems breathing can seem like the norm for chronic sinusitis sufferers...

Balloon Sinuplasty
...Richard Nass, sinus, ear, nose, and throat specialist in Manhattan Sinusitis or inflammation of the sinuses affects over 37 million Americans every year...

Chronic Sinusitis
Home > Services > Chronic Sinusitis Chronic Sinusitis Do you suffer from chronic sinusitis...

Are You Suffering From Chronic Sinusitis?
...You may have chronic sinusitis, a condition that can develop after a bout of acute sinusitis...

Airplane Precautions
... If you have acute sinusitis, an acute upper respiratory infection, or an allergy attack you should not fly...

Are You Suffering From Nasal Breathing Problems?
...Your nose and breathing passages may be obstructed from a cold or acute sinusitis...

Cholesteatoma
...When the eustachian tubes work poorly, perhaps due to allergy, a cold, or sinusitis, the air in the middle ear is absorbed by the body, creating a partial vacuum in the ear...

Laryngopharyngeal Reflux and Children
...The latter can cause recurrent ear infections, or persistent middle ear fluid, and even symptoms of sinusitis...

Pediatric GERD (Gastro-Esophageal Reflux Disease) and Your Otolaryngologist
...Consequently, other typical symptoms could include crying/irritability, poor appetite/feeding and swallowing difficulties, failure to thrive/weight loss, regurgitation ("wet burps" or outright vomiting), stomach aches (dyspepsia), abdominal/chest pain (heartburn), sore throat, hoarseness, apnea, laryngeal and tracheal stenoses, asthma/wheezing, chronic sinusitis, ear infections/fluid, and dental caries...

Secondhand Smoke
...Secondhand smoke can aggravate sinusitis, rhinitis, cystic fibrosis, and chronic respiratory problems such as cough and postnasal drip...

Sore Throats
...This infection can also damage the heart valves (rheumatic fever) and kidneys (nephritis), cause scarlet fever, tonsillitis, pneumonia, sinusitis, and ear infections...

20 Questions about Your Sinuses
...How common is sinusitis...

Allergic Rhinitis, Sinusitis, and Rhinosinusitis
...If facial pain or a greenish-yellow nasal discharge occurs, a qualified ear, nose, and throat specialist can provide appropriate sinusitis treatment...

Antibiotics and Sinusitis
...However, it is important to remember that colds, allergies, and environmental irritants, which are more common than bacterial sinusitis, can also cause sinus problems...

Deviated Septum
...A trained specialist in diagnosing and treating ear, nose, and throat disorders can determine the cause of your chronic sinusitis and nasal obstruction...

Do I Have Sinusitis?
...Take the following quiz to see if you have sinusitis...

How Allergies Affect your Child's Ears, Nose, and Throat
...However, in acute sinusitis, they will often have pain and typically have fever and a purulent nasal discharge...

Sinus Headaches
...Headache is one of the key symptoms of patients diagnosed with acute or chronic sinusitis...

Sinus Surgery
...A trained surgeon can now treat sinusitis with minimal discomfort, a brief convalescence, and few complications...

Sinusitis: Special Considerations for Aging Patients
...The diagnosis of chronic sinusitis can be confirmed with a computed tomography scan (CT scan) of the sinuses...

Tips for Sinus Sufferers
Symptoms Of Sinusitis: Symptoms of upper respiratory infection lasting ten days or more Facial pressure or pain Nasal discharge that is yellow or green Post-nasal drip Cough At-Home Treatments For Sinusitis: Saline nasal sprays that moisturize the nasal cavity, reduce dryness, and help clear thick or crusty mucus Humidification (moisturizing the air) of living spaces in dry climates will aid the movement of mucus through the sinuses A Physician Visit For Your Sinus Pain Will: Determine if you have an infection requiring an appropriate antibiotic treatment Discover if you require intensive medical treatment for a condition such as a nasal obstructions, necessitating sinus surgery

Fungal Sinusitis
...When this occurs, fungal sinusitis results...

Post-Nasal Drip
...In cases of chronic sinusitis, surgery to open the blocked sinuses may be required...

Sinusitis
...If so, there's a good chance you actually had sinusitis...

Stuffy Noses
...Acute sinus infections generally respond to antibiotic treatment; chronic sinusitis may require surgery...

Sinusitis: Special Considerations for Aging Patients
...The diagnosis of chronic sinusitis can be confirmed with a computed tomography scan (CT scan) of the sinuses...

Sinus Headaches
...Headache is one of the key symptoms of patients diagnosed with acute or chronic sinusitis...

How Allergies Affect your Child's Ears, Nose, and Throat
...However, in acute sinusitis, they will often have pain and typically have fever and a purulent nasal discharge...

Pediatric GERD
...Consequently, other typical symptoms could include crying/irritability, poor appetite/feeding and swallowing difficulties, failure to thrive/weight loss, regurgitation ("wet burps" or outright vomiting), stomach aches (dyspepsia), abdominal/chest pain (heartburn), sore throat, hoarseness, apnea, laryngeal and tracheal stenoses, asthma/wheezing, chronic sinusitis, ear infections/fluid, and dental caries...

Pediatric Sinusitis
...Unlike in adults, pediatric sinusitis is difficult to diagnose because symptoms can be subtle and the causes complex...

Secondhand Smoke and Children
...Secondhand smoke can aggravate sinusitis, rhinitis, cystic fibrosis, and chronic respiratory problems such as cough and postnasal drip...

Colesteatoma
...Cuando la trompa de Eustaquio trabaja inadecuadamente, tal vez debido a una causa alérgica, un resfrío o sinusitis, el aire en el oído medio es absorbido por el cuerpo, creando un vacío parcial en el oído...

El Humo del Tabaco Ambiental y los Niños
...El fumar pasivamente agrava la sinusitis, la rinitis, la fibrosis quística, y los problemas respiratorios crónicos tales como la tos y el goteo nasal posterior...

Rinitis alérgica, sinusitis y rinosinusitis
...Si el dolor facial o un color verdoso-amarillo se produce en la secreción nasal, puede tratarse de sinusitis y el otorrinolaringólogo puede proporcionar un tratamiento adecuado...

¿Tengo sinusitis?
...Tome la siguiente prueba para ver si usted tiene sinusitis...