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Dr. Gregory Boger

ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Saint George, GA
26 years experience

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ENT and Head and Neck Surgery

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24 Answers
10 Agrees
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Boger
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 26 years experience
Wow: That really depends on the rest of your history. If you are female, pregnancy comes to mind. Otherwise the differential diagnosis is large. Could be ... Read More
A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Boger
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 26 years experience
Dryness or trauma: Agree with the previous answer. You should avoid using q tips in your ears. Try white vinegar and alcohol drops. If the ear itches, try a drop of baby... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Boger
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 26 years experience
Herpetic ulcers: You are most likely suffering from a herpes outbreak which most commonly occurs on the lips or inside the lips and cheek membrane. The virus lives dor... Read More
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Boger
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 26 years experience
Possibly TMJ: Possibly you are clenching your jaws during work outs or vigorous activity. That would lead to jaw and possibly tooth or gum pain. I would suggest se... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Boger
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 26 years experience
Depends: They can get smaller during 20s to adulthood. They may never get smaller. Various factors play into tonsillar size, including acute infection, chronic... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Boger
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 26 years experience
A benign condition: It's a mucous gland which has gotten plugged and retains mucous which then expands. They can sometimes cause problems depending on how big they get, o... Read More
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Boger
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 26 years experience
Extremely unlikely: It is technically possible for tiny droplets of oil to cause a pneumonia if there are enough of them inhaled deeply enough. However, the likelihood of... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Boger
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 26 years experience
No, thats unusual: It could be an enlarged lymph node, a cyst, or a benign or even malignant growth. The most common cysts would be thyroglossal duct cysts, sebaceous c... Read More
A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Boger
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 26 years experience
Several reasons: While debris is a possibility there is also evening coffee, tobacco use, and also acid reflux could contribute. If it persists get it checked.
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gregory Boger
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 26 years experience
Too vague: It may be muscular (spasm or cramp) or could be a lymph node or a growth. See a doctor. Try applying heat to the area and using Excedrin advil or ale... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Boger
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 26 years experience
Give it some time: A cold usually involves symptoms of fever, chills, possibly muscle aches, and possibly foul drainage and sore throat. Allergies typically present wi... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Boger
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 26 years experience
Several ways: First of all, what has changed this month? Do you have a history of migraine and you had a triggering event? Try ice or heat to head and neck. Try ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Boger
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 26 years experience
Congratulatuons!: You're pregnant! there are other possibilities but the most likely one is pregnancy. Buy a pregnancy test. Whether or not the test is positive you s... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gregory Boger
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 26 years experience
Usually mild & temp: Generally swelling redness some pain and a little scabbing if done in the nose. Procedure may need to be repeated to obtain optimal results.
A 69-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Boger
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 26 years experience
Many things: There are a number of conditions that might cause symptoms like that. It could be conducted noise from the large vessels in your neck or head. It coul... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Boger
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 26 years experience
Need doctors exam: There is no way to be certain what is occurring to cause your symptoms. A virus or a reaction to food or medicine or another irritant or allergen cou... Read More
A 57-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Boger
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 26 years experience
Yes and no: If the nerve isn't completely paralyzed or severed, then recovery is possible within a year. However after 1 year there will be no return of function... Read More
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gregory Boger
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 26 years experience
Tough to say: Mucous from snorting almost certainly originates from nose. If its from the throat it could be coming from either location. Try nasal saline first. Ne... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Boger
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 26 years experience
Allergy/intolerance: It sounds like you have a form of wheat allergy. Make a diary of what aggravates it. Do you have any stomach issues also? Gluten intolerance is not u... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gregory Boger
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 26 years experience
See your doctor: He may prescribe ointment or paste to help. He may recommend a biopsy be performed usually in the office. There are common causes which are not harmfu... Read More
A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Boger
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 26 years experience
Swimmers ear: You most likely have an early case of swimmers ear or otitis externa, an infection of the ear canal skin. It can get worse if not treated. You can tr... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Boger
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 26 years experience
None: Mildew is one of several manifestations of molds.
A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Boger
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 26 years experience
Try simple things: Warm salt water or peroxide rinses, tylenol (acetaminophen) or motrin. If you can see a doctor you could get a rinse to numb it or a paste to help it... Read More
A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Boger
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 26 years experience
Many things: Without more information it would be difficult to tell. The most common causes would be a spasm of the "lip muscles" or orbicularis oris; an electrol... Read More

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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Boger is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Boger is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! It scares the heck out of me though... I have to get checked to find out what really is the RX...
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I have already developed facial numbness, my right eye sometimes blinks uncontrollaly, and my lip droops.
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Hoping for recovery after 4 months of right VC paralysis.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Albany Medical College, NY
Graduated 1996MD
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