Dr. Marc Rosenthal

ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Brentwood, TN
male

Locations

Cool Springs Ear, Nose, Throat & Allergy

Brentwood, TN

Address

7103 Baker's Bridge Ave, Suite 101, Brentwood, TN
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Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

ENT and Head and Neck Surgery

Licenses

United States: Hawaii, Tennessee

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

62 Answers
70 Agrees
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A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marc Rosenthal
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Yes, but...: Bell's palsy is known as idiopathic facial paralysis. By definition, that means we don't know what caused it. All other causes of facial paralysis sho... Read More
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marc Rosenthal
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
See below: It is normal to have this problem due to swelling for a few weeks after surgery. If this is after it is healed (more than 6 weeks from the time of su... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marc Rosenthal
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Other factors: Other factors can make nose bleeds more common. Allergies can both irritate the nose making it more vascular and cause a child to manipulate their no... Read More
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A 23-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marc Rosenthal
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Fluids and vaporizer: Drink plenty of fluids during the day to hydrate and place a cool mist vaporizer in your bedroom.
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A 62-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marc Rosenthal
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
No: You should be starting to feel better by now. Adding nasal saline spray and topical nasal decongestant spray like afrin for 2 to 3 days may help spee... Read More
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A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marc Rosenthal
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Sebaceous cyst: Sounds like a sebaceous cyst. These usually need to be removed to get rid of the problem.
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marc Rosenthal
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Many causes: There are a number of causes for ear ringing, or tinnitus. The most common cause is hearing loss, however, other causes include anything from eustach... Read More
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marc Rosenthal
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Invisalign: Invisalign is a clear, removable way to straighten your teeth.
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marc Rosenthal
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
If deficient, ALOT..: Vitamin d deficiency is quite common as most of us are not hunter/gatherers like our ancestors. As a consequence of working indoors and wearing sunbl... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marc Rosenthal
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
See below: This can be found with either a barium swallow (x-ray while swallowing some oral contrast liquid) or a look down the esophagus with a flexible scope w... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Marc Rosenthal
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
It's not genetic: Or contagious. Often due to dehydration, stones or strictures in the gland or occasionally an autoimmune problem like sjogren's syndrome. You would ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marc Rosenthal
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
See below : Not all acoustic neuromas need surgically removed. If they are small and hearing is good, they can be watched with repeat mris. In some cases, they ... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marc Rosenthal
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
See below: This usually occurs for two reasons, snoring and/or trying to clear a sensation of post nasal drainage by "sucking" on the uvula so to speak. If you ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marc Rosenthal
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Antibiotics: Ear infections can have serious complications if not treated promptly, including mastoiditis and meningitis or a brain abscess. See a physician.
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marc Rosenthal
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Many: Hypoxia into the 60s is quite serious. Risks include, but are not limited to, hypertension, heart failure, stroke, heart attack, and even death.
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marc Rosenthal
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Second opinion: I would consider a second opinion. The description you provided sounds bacterial in nature and an antibiotic would be indicated. You do not want to ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Marc Rosenthal
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
No: This is a relatively rare, but serious, complication of sinusitis.
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marc Rosenthal
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Wait 3 days: Your symptoms sounds viral in etiology and can be symptomatically treated with many over the counter and home remedies. Generally, antibiotics for ba... Read More
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A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marc Rosenthal
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Several options: This is a common symptom in pregnancy. The safest choices are nasal saline and/or breathe-rite strips. Prescription topical nasal steroid sprays (ie... Read More
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A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marc Rosenthal
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Depends...: The cdc changed their recommendation based on studies which show safety in people with mild egg allergies who get hives, but have not had anaphylaxis.... Read More
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A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marc Rosenthal
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
TMJ?: This sounds like TMJ and bruxism. It is common. Avoid chewing gum and clenching your teeth. Soft diet and Motrin can help. Place a cotton ball in ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marc Rosenthal
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Tonsilliths?: This sounds like tonsilliths. The only permanent cure is tonsillectomy, however, one safe way to get them out if they hurt is to use a water pick.
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marc Rosenthal
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Yes: This is your larynx against your spine and is normal.
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marc Rosenthal
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Diet, meds, surgery: Diet modifications are the best place to start. If symptoms persist, proton pump inhibitors, like prilosec, are considered the most effective medicat... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marc Rosenthal
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Folliculitis: Infection of the hair follicles on the inside of your nose. Usually from manipulating the nose hair. Can lead to a serious infection of the face and ... Read More
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A 20-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marc Rosenthal
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
See a physician : If there is a lot of clear liquid running out of one side of your nose only, like a nosebleed, you may have a cerebrospinal fluid leak. See an ENT imm... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Marc Rosenthal
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Bruxism: The muscles of chewing are in spasm.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marc Rosenthal
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Septal perforation : Is the medical term. It can cause a whistling sound when breathing in through your nose and can cause frequent nose bleeds. The bigger question is w... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Marc Rosenthal
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Surgery: Thyroglossal duct cysts can not be treated with medicine and do not go away on their own. Cancers in thyroglossal duct cysts have also been reported.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marc Rosenthal
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Yes: Their are many causes, and allergy is one of them.
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marc Rosenthal
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Depends: Vertigo can be caused by anything from a viral infection to a brain tumor or a stroke. It depends on what the cause of the problem is. If it's not gon... Read More
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marc Rosenthal
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
See below: Dust mites, pets, cockroach, and molds.
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marc Rosenthal
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Yes: Some people do experience a worsening of their meniere's disease with a worsening of their allergy symptoms.
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marc Rosenthal
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
No: Blood flow alternates back and forth between one side of your nose to another every few hours. It is a natural nasal cycle and is not related to bein... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marc Rosenthal
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Important: Sleep related breathing disorders due to upper airway obstruction can occur at any or all of 3 places: the nasal airway, palate and back of the throat... Read More
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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marc Rosenthal
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
It depends...: If the eardrum perforation is dry, that is not draining, the answer is yes. If there is drainage, it is best not to occlude the ear canal (except ma... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marc Rosenthal
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
See below: It is an air filled cavity that most people do not have inside the nose. It is a likely cause of nasal obstruction and is easy to fix if needed. Mos... Read More
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A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marc Rosenthal
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
In addition...: You can try using oral decongestants like pseudophedrine and topical sprays such as afrin (oxymetazoline) for 2-3 days while trying to gently autoinsu... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marc Rosenthal
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
TMJ: Sounds like TMJ (tempormandibular joint) pain. Recommend soft diet and , anti-inflammatories such as Ibuprofen for a few days. Avoid chewing gum, o... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Marc Rosenthal
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Depends on specialty: As an ent, we typically see a few every month, however, most primary care physicians may only see one every few years.
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marc Rosenthal
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Yes: Allergies to anything can develop at any time.
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A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marc Rosenthal
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Bruxism: The dizziness can be related. Eat a soft diet and take anti inflammatory medication like Motrin for a week. If symptoms persist, you may need a few ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marc Rosenthal
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Yes: There are several, but the most common one is epistaxis, or nosebleeds. Some people may experience headaches nasal burning, or cough. Since it is top... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marc Rosenthal
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Tonsillolithiasis: That is not tonsillitis you are describing. It is tonsillolithiasis. Tonsilliths, or tonsil stones, develop in little pockets of the tonsils called c... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marc Rosenthal
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Could be sleep apnea: This sounds like sleep apnea until proven otherwise.
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marc Rosenthal
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Some of them: Their are different "classes", or families of antibiotics. You would be likely to have a reaction to amoxicillin, for instance. Their is some cross ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Marc Rosenthal
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Immunotherapy : There are two types of immunotherapy.. With allergy shots, small but increasing amounts of what you are allergic to are mixed in saline and injected ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marc Rosenthal
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
No: Nasal steroid sprays can shrink or slow growth of a polyp, but can not make it go away.
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marc Rosenthal
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
See below: At this point you probably need a thorough nasal exam including nasal endoscopy, a ct scan, and consideration be given for a nasal culture to determin... Read More
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marc Rosenthal
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Varies: Depends on the method to take them out. Some methods of intracapsular tonsillectomy (see www.Itonsil.Com) take 2 days, while the conventional methods... Read More
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Feb 14, 2016
Dr Marc is well experienced and easily understand the patients situation and providing right guidelines.
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Rosenthal is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Rosenthal is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! I am going to an urgent care place after work. My earache is bad.
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