Five Common Causes of Nosebleeds

Five Common Causes of Nosebleeds

Posted on September 20, 2021

By Stephen Chandler, MD |10 September 2021| Nosebleeds (epistaxis events) are quite common. Nearly 60% of people will experience a significant nosebleed at least once in their lifetime – that’s a lot of people! Though this symptom can be alarming for many, it is not typically a sign of anything serious. Here are 5 of […]

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Sinus Headache Remedies from an ENT Doctor

Sinus Headache Remedies from an ENT Doctor

Posted on August 16, 2021

By Stephen Chandler, MD |10 August 2021| If you’ve ever had a “sinus headache” then you know how uncomfortable they can be: throbbing pain in your head and around your nose, as well as nasal congestion and ear fullness. These sorts of headache symptoms are very common, but they’re often NOT caused by blockage of […]

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Sinus Pain While Flying?

Sinus Pain While Flying?

Posted on August 11, 2021

By Stephen Chandler, MD |26 July 2021| With an increase in air travel over the years, doctors are noticing a direct correlation between air travel and sinus pain. Air travel can also be associated with sneezing, intense sinus pressure, and thick discharge. Maybe you’ve experienced some of these symptoms yourself? As it turns out, the […]

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Vertigo: Causes and Treatment

Vertigo: Causes and Treatment

Posted on July 13, 2021

By Stephen Chandler, MD |09 July 2021| When I say vertigo you might think of two things: the first being the critically acclaimed film by Alfred Hitchcock starring Jimmy Stewart, and the other being the sudden sensation of spinning. Interestingly, vertigo itself is not an illness but a side effect. There are a vast number […]

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4 Common ENT Problems in Children & Adults

4 Common ENT Problems in Children & Adults

Posted on July 13, 2021

By Stephen Chandler, MD |29 June 2021| There are numerous problems that can affect the ears, nose, and throats of patients. By far, the most common are: strep throat, Eustachian tube dysfunction leading to middle ear infections, otitis externa (ear canal infections or “swimmers ear”, sinusitis, and rhinitis.  Strep throat is an infection caused by […]

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Obstructive Sleep Apnea and Snoring

Posted on June 20, 2021

By Stephen Chandler, MD |20 June 2021| Why Do We Snore? We all know that we need sleep to function properly. If you are not getting the proper amount of high-quality sleep, your body will feel drained and you will be unable to function properly during the day. One cause for poor sleep is snoring. […]

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The Management of Sinusitis Through Radiologic Imaging

Posted on June 1, 2021

By Stephen Chandler, MD |26 May 2021| Sinusitis is the fifth most common diagnosis requiring antibiotics, and one of the most common conditions brought to primary care physicians. Viral sinusitis is typically not a serious condition and can be treated through the use of nasal rinsing devices or medication — usually over the counter. However, […]

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What Are Sinuses?

What Are Sinuses Exactly?

Posted on May 17, 2021

By Stephen Chandler, MD |11 May 2021| Up to this point you may have been reading along to my blog saying “yes, of course, the sinuses!”, but do you really know what they are? In this blog entry we will cover what sinuses are, what they do, and potential areas of concern.  The etymology or […]

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Neti pot sinus rinse

What Is A Neti Pot & What Makes Complete Rinse Different?

Posted on May 9, 2021

By Stephen Chandler, MD |09 May 2021| If you suffer from chronic sinus congestion, you know how miserable it can be. It’s difficult to breathe, it’s difficult to talk, and if there’s a constant post-nasal drip, it can even cause a chronic cough. To mitigate this, many people use a neti pot. A neti pot is a […]

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A Suggestion for Nighttime Nasal Congestion

Posted on May 8, 2021

By Stephen Chandler, MD |26 April 2021| Here’s the situation: You just laid down for bed, you’ve been battling the sniffles all day and you need some rest, but what’s this? The congestion is getting worse? You my friend, are in for a long night. The Problem Has this ever happened to you? It’s not […]

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