Sinus & Nasal Allergy Health

April 19, 2018
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Eustachian Tube Dysfunction Facts

What is eustachian tube dysfunction and what does the eustachian tube do? The eustachian tube is a connection between the middle ear and the back of […]
February 22, 2018
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Virginia Ear Nose & Throat is Among First to Offer the SINUVA™ Sinus Implant, a New In-Office Treatment Option for Recurring Nasal Polyps

New Technology Provides Sustained Relief for Managing Chronic Condition Richmond, VA– February 21, 2018 – Virginia Ear Nose & Throat is among the first in the […]
January 17, 2018

Preventing Health Problems with a Sinus Rinse

You may have heard about the health benefits of a sinus rinse — how it can keep your nose healthy and prevent sinus problems. But what […]
November 29, 2017
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Should I Call Out of Work with a Sinus Infection?

Winter is a season for sinusitis and sinus infections, and that often means lost productivity, as workers either call in sick or try to power through. […]
October 11, 2017
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Treating Chronic Sinusitis to Eliminate Brain Fog

What is chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS)? It is defined as 12 weeks of ongoing inflammation of the nose and sinuses. Symptomatic patients will present with nasal discharge […]
September 15, 2017

How to Prepare for Fall Allergy Season in Richmond, VA

Fall will hit Richmond before you know it — and with that comes fall allergies. Allergy sufferers know all too well how autumn can worsen allergies. […]
August 9, 2017

Important Questions To Ask Richmond Balloon Sinuplasty Doctors

Balloon sinuplasty is a minimally invasive procedure that dilates the sinus openings. Many individuals who suffer from chronic sinusitis may benefit from having a balloon sinuplasty procedure to help treat […]
August 4, 2017

Can You Cure Chronic Sinusitis? Treatment Options to Consider

Commonly, sinusitis is acute. Acute sinusitis can be triggered by a cold or allergies, and it often goes away on its own. Its less-common relative, chronic sinusitis, […]
June 28, 2017

Ailments You May Need an ENT for in Summer

When you think of seeing an ENT doctor, what ailments do you think they treat? With summertime fast approaching, you may not be aware your ENT […]
June 14, 2017

10 Things About Post-Nasal Drip You Didn’t Know

Post-nasal drip is a condition that people can often find confusing. What exactly is it? What causes it, and what are the best treatments? When should […]
April 12, 2017

A Month-by-Month Guide to Seasonal Allergies in Richmond, Virginia

We often think of spring as “allergy season.” But if you’re an allergy sufferer, every season can seem like allergy season. What steps can you take […]
April 5, 2017

How Your Air Quality Affects Your Allergies

Air quality can make a significant impact on your allergies. Spring and summer are often the worst months for allergy sufferers, but air pollution and other […]
February 22, 2017

Looking for a Balloon Sinuplasty in Richmond? Start Here.

What is a Balloon Sinuplasty? You may have heard or read about the term “balloon sinuplasty” before, particularly if you have had ongoing trouble with your […]
January 25, 2017

Winter Nosebleeds: Treatment & Prevention

Nosebleeds are a common occurrence, so common that in the United States, one of every seven people will develop a nosebleed at some point in their […]
November 17, 2016

Loss of Smell: Understanding Your Symptoms

Loss of smell, or anosmia, is a condition that can range from nuisance to safety hazard. The loss of smell can affect the taste of food […]
September 8, 2016

Why See an ENT Doctor to Treat My Allergies?

Those suffering from allergies must overcome the daily challenges they cause. Whether patients know the specific allergens to avoid or not, one of the most important […]
July 18, 2016

Effects of Allergies on Your Other Medical Conditions

If you live in Richmond, Virginia, you know it is spring when friends and family start to complain about itchy, watering eyes, sneezing, and scratchy throats. […]
July 11, 2016

Is Ear Pressure A Sign of An Ear Infection or Something Else?

It can sometimes be challenging to determine the exact cause of ear pressure. It could be from a sinus infection or an ear infection. But in […]
June 6, 2016

How Can a Deviated Septum Interfere With My Sinuses?

Patients diagnosed with a deviated septum may not understand what this diagnosis entails and how a deviated septum may impact their lives. Whether a deviated septum […]
May 23, 2016

Are There Surgical Options for Chronic Nasal Congestion?

Have you ever felt like you just can’t breathe through your nose because your nose feels stuffy? Many of us experience this sensation when we have […]