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Can A Root Canal Cause A Sinus Infection? What You Need to Know
If you’ve had a root canal performed recently, you may be having sinus problems that resemble a sinus infection. Although it may not be your first thought, it’s possible that your sinus issues are related to your oral health. If you are experiencing sinus pressure, a runny nose, or congestion following your root canal, the
The Difference Between Rhinitis and Sinusitis
Rhinitis and sinusitis are two common respiratory conditions that can make people feel like they have a cold. Rhinitis is an inflammation of the nose, and sinusitis is an infection in the sinuses, which are air-filled tissues around the nose. While these two conditions may sound similar, there is quite a bit of difference between
Nebulized Medications In The Treatment Of Sinus Diseases
Our team at AOO have pioneered the development, use, and research into nebulized medications for the management of difficult chronic sinus cases since 2000. (See links below.) This work has led to an entirely new treatment option being available nationwide for these patients via compounding pharmacies based in California. Dr. Vaughan serves as the director
Sinus Problems Are you experiencing sinus problems such as facial pain and pressure or difficulty breathing through your nose? You may be suffering from a condition known as sinusitis. At Associates of Otolaryngology, we offer a new way of treating sinusitis that may be right for you at our Denver-area offices. This procedure uses a
When do you need sinus surgery?
Sinusitis is more commonly a pesky, temporary condition that comes with a common cold rather than a serious concern. Typically, a primary care doctor will be the first person to treat you, and the symptoms will disappear within a few months with the use of some medications and antibiotics. However, there are cases in which
A Quick Guide to Sinusitis
Sinus infections, or sinusitis, are one of the most common health concerns across the globe today. Many symptoms of the common cold are the same as those of a sinus infection, and it can be easy to mistake one for the other. However, while a cold is caused by a virus, your sinus infection can
What is the Treatment for Sinusitis?
Sinusitis, or a nasal infection, is a common condition that affects the sinuses in the nose. Sinuses are small air-filled cavities found within the nose, forehead, and under the eyes. The mucus which is produced by sinuses should drain in the nose through small channels. When someone suffers from sinusitis, these channels will be blocked
Do You Need Nasal Airway Reconstruction?
Nasal airway reconstruction is a surgical procedure involving techniques to open up and refine the airway within the nose. Surgery is often the last resort, but can offer significant relief once and for all for those who have difficulty breathing. So how can you tell if you require nasal airway reconstruction? Nasal Injury A nasal
Who is a Good Candidate for Balloon Sinuplasty?
If you suffer from anything affecting the sinuses, it can be frustrating. Many individuals suffer from pain and congestion and the problem will be worse if it is chronic. When regular sinusitis treatments fail to help you, you may want to consider specialized procedures. One of these procedures includes the balloon sinuplasty. Why Sinusitis Fails
Effective Treatment Solutions for Sinusitis
Each year, more than 50 million Americans seek treatment for sinusitis, also known as a sinus infection. They typically complain of nasal congestion, thick yellow-green nasal discharge, facial pain, and pressure. These symptoms can cause discomfort and make completing day-to-day tasks difficult and uncomfortable. Thankfully, there are some effective treatment options to help you get