Blog - Southern California Sinus Institute


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Does Balloon Sinuplasty Help with Snoring?

With sinusitis plaguing at least 30 million American adults every year, proper medication and care are a source of concern for patients. Snoring is another health problem, with 45% of people snoring occasionally and 25% regularly. Snoring can affect the quality and quantity of your sleep and even for those ...
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What Does Balloon Sinuplasty Do?

If you struggle with sinusitis, it might be time to seek a long-term solution.  Thirty million people suffer from sinusitis and need medical intervention to manage the condition and symptoms. Balloon sinuplasty is a treatment for sinusitis for patients who require definitive treatment. Whereas most people are scared of new ...
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What are the Risks of Balloon Sinuplasty?

More patients are being asked about the risks associated with balloon sinuplasty, as more patients finding results with this procedure. One of the biggest questions and concerns specialists are receiving is the risks of balloon sinuplasty and knowing what they are. No matter how successful, all medical procedures come with ...
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Is Balloon Sinuplasty Safe?

Studies show that sinusitis affects about 30 million adults every year in the United States alone. Its impact in the economy is so huge that it receives a broad research focus. Due to the vast amounts of research conducted on sinusitis, we now know how to treat it and reduce ...
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Congestion After Septoplasty and Turbinate Reduction

Experiencing congestion after a procedure that was initially done to reduce congestion can be quite frustrating. Not only can it feel a little disheartening, but it can make you question whether your septoplasty procedure or turbinate reduction was worth it to begin with. Don't fret, this is quite common and ...
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Enlarged Turbinate and Deviated Septum

Experiencing nasal congestion all the time can become frustrating when you're experiencing it around the clock. There's nothing fun about feeling stuffy or like you're not getting enough oxygen when you try to breathe. For some, it's as simple as sinus issues, for others it can be enlarged turbinates, and ...
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