Patient Education

Our team of specialists and staff believe that informed patients are better equipped to make decisions regarding their health and well being. For your personal use, we have created an extensive patient library covering an array of educational topics. Browse through these diagnoses and treatments to learn more about topics of interest to you. Or, for a more comprehensive search of our entire Web site, enter your term(s) in the search bar provided.

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Our Services
...    Services We Offer Allergy testing and treatment Complete audiological evaluation (hearing test) Balance/dizziness testing with ENG (electronystagmography) Hearing aids and assistive listening devices Minor surgery in the office such as removal of facial skin cancers Ear, Tonsil and Adenoid Surgery Endoscopic Sinus Surgery Thyroid Surgery Parathyroid Surgery Head & Neck Surgery Evaluation for Sleep Apnea and Snoring and Corrective Surgery, if necessary Eyelid Surgery (Blepharoplasty) Correction of Protruding Ears (Otoplasty) We perform day surgery procedures at Hunt Regional Medical Center, Lake Pointe Medical Center, Rockwall Surgery Center, Presbyterian Hospital of Rockwall, McKinney Medical Center, McKinney Surgery Center, Craig Ranch Surgery Center and McKinney Methodist Hospital, such as endoscopic sinus surgery, thyroid lobe removal, parotid and salivary gland removal, tonsillectomies, placement of ear tubes and other surgical procedures involving the ears, nose and throat...

Our Physicians
...His adult focus is on acute and chronic sinus infections, endoscopic sinus surgery, Allergic Rhinitis, nasal obstruction, septal deviation, nasal valve narrowing, reflux and swallowing disorders, sleep apnea, ear infections, and hearing loss...

What is Sinusitis?
...   Of course, sometimes it’s necessary to perform sinus surgery to effectively treat chronic sinusitis...

Head and Neck Surgery Options
... Fortunately, ear, nose and throat surgery has come a long way over the years and now otolaryngologists can offer: Both regular and endoscopic sinus surgery Surgery to correct breathing disorders Surgery to treat sleep disorders like sleep apnea Surgery to remove infected tonsils Surgery to correct congenital deformities Whether you have questions about head and neck surgery or you are dealing with serious long-term sinusitis issues, it’s important that you have an ENT specialist that you can go to whenever you have questions, concerns or treatment needs...

Minimally Invasive Sinus Surgery
... While this procedure isn’t necessary for patients dealing with acute bouts of sinusitis, if you are someone dealing with a true chronic form of sinusitis, then it might be time to consider endoscopic sinus surgery...

What Could Be Causing Your Breathing Problems?
... Common treatments include steroidal sprays, oral steroids, antibiotics, allergy testing, pain treatment, and sinus surgery (a last resort option)...

What Is Sinus Surgery?
... Should I consider sinus surgery...

Deviated Septum
...Septoplasty may also be combined with sinus surgery...

Nosebleeds
... Posterior nosebleeds are more likely to occur in older people and people with previous nasal or sinus surgery or injury to the nose or face...

Sinusitis
...The most common type of surgery for the sinuses is called endoscopic sinus surgery; a pencil-sized scope (endoscope) is used to see inside the nose and sinuses and guide the surgery...