Dysphagia is a medical condition characterized by difficulty in swallowing. This condition can be caused by a variety of factors, ranging from structural abnormalities in the throat to neurological conditions affecting the muscles responsible for swallowing.
May 15th 2023
As parents, we all want to keep our children healthy and free from pain. However, despite our best efforts, our little ones can still fall prey to various illnesses and infections, including chronic ear infections.
May 30th 2023
Chronic rhinitis is a condition that is characterized by inflammation of the nasal passages and symptoms such as nasal congestion, runny nose, and sneezing. Chronic rhinitis is different from acute rhinitis, which is a short-term condition that is usually caused by a viral infection.
March 3th 2023
Q-Tips, or cotton swabs, are a common tool that many people use to try to remove earwax from their ears. However, using Q-Tips to clean the ears is generally not a good idea, as it can actually cause more problems than it solves.
February 24th 2023
If you are experiencing allergy symptoms, it is important to see a doctor for proper diagnosis and treatment. Allergies can be managed with a combination of medications and lifestyle changes, such as avoiding exposure to allergens and using allergy-proof bedding.
February 17th 2023
A deviated septum is a condition in which the wall (septum) that separates the nostrils is not straight. This can cause a range of symptoms, including difficulty breathing, congestion, and chronic sinus infections.
February 10th 2023
Telehealth, or virtual visits, are becoming increasingly popular as a way for patients to receive medical care remotely. For many people, virtual visits are a convenient and efficient way to receive care, especially for appointments with specialists such as ear, nose, and throat (ENT) doctors.
February 3rd 2023
Post nasal drip and the common cold are two different conditions that can cause similar symptoms, such as congestion, coughing, and sore throat. Here's how to tell the difference between the two and the treatment options for post-nasal drip.
January 27th 2021
Winter allergies can be a frustrating and annoying problem for many people, as the cold weather can cause a range of symptoms, including congestion, sneezing, and itchy eyes. Here are some tips for dealing with winter allergies:
January 11th 2021
Cold weather can have a significant impact on sinus issues, as the change in temperature and humidity can irritate the sinuses and lead to congestion, headaches, and other symptoms.
January 4th 2022
A persistent cold accompanied by nasal drainage and blockage, which are worsening with time, can be cause for concern. If you have been in this condition for 10 days or more, it may indicate an inflammation of the sinuses.
August 26th 2021
The world around us has become so nervous and edgy that anyone with a scratchy throat or a runny nose can make us recoil and take a few steps back.
August 19th 2021
Part of safety at the workplace is about providing protection from possible physical injuries that includes hearing.
August 18th 2021
When there is a ringing or buzzing sound in your ears that doesn’t come from any external source and lasts for a long time, you may be affected by a medical condition called tinnitus. While it may last for a short time in most people, it may be a chronic issue for some.
August 3rd 2021
Many people have been asking us questions about antibody testing for COVID-19 so I wanted to address what I can about this testing. Antibodies are our immune system's response to pathogens such as viruses or bacteria.
April 8th 2020
See our latest updates regarding the Coronavirus.
April 3rd 2020
It has come to our attention that some people are ingesting non-pharmaceutical Chloroquine Phosphate. This substance has been shown in a few studies to help prevent or treat those with COVID19. This health advisory was recently put out by the CDC.
March 31st 2020
It has recently come to my attention that there are a rising number of patients with COVID19 who are experiencing anosmia (loss of sense of smell). This is being reported across the world.
March 19th 2020
Recurrent tonsil infections are a common problem for adults. This is often seen when patients have frequent “sore throats” that last for weeks to even months.
When it comes to treating allergies there are multiple options to improve your symptoms.
Jul 11th, 2019
While ear infections are much more common in children, there may be an underlying cause for repeat or chronic ear infections that needs to be treated.
Jul 6th, 2016
Many people have never heard of balloon sinuplasty. However, millions of people suffer from the very condition that this procedure can treat.
Sep 26th, 2014
Everyone has gotten a headache at some point in their lives. However, do you know what kind of headache you’ve had? It’s important to get the proper diagnosis for sinus headaches so you can properly treat the problem.
Aug 18th, 2014
Lifestyle changes, like losing weight, and treatments, like wearing a mouthpiece when you sleep, may treat your snoring or sleep apnea. If it doesn’t help with your symptoms, there are other procedures and surgeries than can help open your airways.
Jun 3rd, 2016
According to The American Academy of Otolaryngology, about 45 percent of adults snore occasionally. Snoring once and awhile is perfectly normal, but snoring on a regular basis can disrupt both your sleep patterns and effect those around you.
May 10th, 2016
Winter is passing and you can finally enjoy an outdoor walk instead of staying inside all day; unless you’re one of 18 million Americans suffering from spring allergies.
Apr 8th, 2016
Have you ever woken up with sinus pressure, a stuffy nose and sore throat? That’s your sinuses reacting to an irritant. Here are a few tips from Dr. Trenkle and the rest of the team to keep your respiratory system healthy.
Jan 21st, 2016