When a television comedian trips over furniture or stumbles across the room, it usually results in a good chuckle. But for many Americans, dizziness and balance problems are not a laughing matter. In fact, these are common signs of vertigo. Vertigo is more than a mere sense of dizziness. It’s a condition that can make tasks of […]
Dizzy? You may have vertigo. Diagnosis and treatments by our ENT doctors can provide relief from symptoms of nausea, vomiting and more.
What is Meniere’s Disease? A sickening spinning sensation. Hearing loss. Ringing in the ears. For those who have Meniere’s disease, these symptoms can make day-to-day life challenging at best. Meniere’s Disease is a disorder of the inner ear that causes intense vertigo, which can last one to two hours. It requires treatment from an ear, nose and throat […]
An ear tube (also called a tympanostomy tube) is frequently used to help children who have chronic ear infections. The procedure can also be helpful for adults, although the surgery is not as common as it is in younger patients. What Happens During Ear Tube Surgery? During this procedure, called a myringotomy, a small incision […]