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Dr. Michael Pascolini

ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Boardman, OH
18 years experience male

Locations

Boardman Ear, Nose and Throat

Boardman, OH

Address

8423 Market Street, Suite 205, Boardman, OH
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My office hours

Wednesday: 830am - 500pm
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Fax

(330) 729-1861

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ENT and Head and Neck Surgery

Doctor Q&A

109 Answers
25 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Pascolini
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 18 years experience
Time: Mostly it just takes time for it to go away, you could use over the counter numbing medicines for relief. If it continues you should seek an exam fro... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Michael Pascolini
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 18 years experience
?sinus or Tonsils?: There are a few things that could be going on depending on the rest of the history. You could be having a bad sinus infection, or you could have tons... Read More
A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Pascolini
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 18 years experience
Sinuses? Allergies?: The symptoms can be a few things and they can be centered either in the ear or nose. You may have allergies or a sinus infection or a combination of ... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Pascolini
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 18 years experience
Ear exam: It would probably be best to get your ear checked out to see if there is an effusion, or fluid behind your ear drum. This could be caused by a recent... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Pascolini
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 18 years experience
Not sure: There could be alot of answers to that question. I would probably think of a ministroke of some kind but i would think you definitely need to see you... Read More
A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Pascolini
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 18 years experience
A long time: A zpak is ok, however if you have chronic sinusitis you need a better antibiotic like Augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate) or avalox. Sinus infect... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Pascolini
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 18 years experience
Cultures: Usually if you have a sore throat, you should have the tonsils swabbed for strep infection. However you may ( and should) also get tested for mono as ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Pascolini
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 18 years experience
Allergies: Have you been evaluated for allergies or might you have an environmental allergy problem? Do you also have chronic sinus or throat issues? Maybe the... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Michael Pascolini
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 18 years experience
If you can find it: If it is very small, then trying to remove it may be more trouble than it's worth, for the surgeon and you. Even if you do find it, and say it's a li... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Pascolini
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 18 years experience
Not usually: Thyroid cancer, if it spreads is usually local but can progress towards the posterior lymph nodes of the neck, not into the chest. Good luck with the... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Pascolini
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 18 years experience
Either: However if you really have a sinus infection, you should be on antibiotics. If it's just congestion wither would do but i would also use nasal saline... Read More
A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Pascolini
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 18 years experience
It's gone: That is probably the key - that it's gone. Bad things don't come and go. They usually just get bigger or more painful. If it returns and gets bigge... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Pascolini
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 18 years experience
Meds: Unfortunately of you really have the bacterial infection you need antibiotics to fully take care of it. If you had a swab of your throat and it wa po... Read More
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Pascolini
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 18 years experience
See list: -metallic taste in your mouth. -dry mouth. -sore throat. -neck pain. Radioactive iodine treatment can make your neck swell up or hurt. -nausea or ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Michael Pascolini
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 18 years experience
Avoidance: If you know its the avocado that is the allergy you should try to avoid it. It also depends on your symptoms. If it is a swelling in the throat, avo... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Michael Pascolini
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 18 years experience
Sure: I guess my first question would be why are you taking so much barium? Second, what is the time frame that this has all been ingested. If it is a sh... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Pascolini
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 18 years experience
6-12 months: If a nerve has been 'shocked' by stretching or pulling during surgery, it can take some time for it to come back usually 6-12 months. Once you start ... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Pascolini
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 18 years experience
Strep v mono: Have you had a swab of your throat for diagnosis? If not, and if you've never had mono before, it could be mono. That would make you fatigued. Your f... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Pascolini
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 18 years experience
Not dangerous: It's not dangerous but you should probably not remove it yourself. You could do damage to the earlobe itself and it may not heal right. It's usuall... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Pascolini
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 18 years experience
Rib out: From an osteopathic standpoint, you may have coughed a rib out of place. Over time it may return to normal but an osteopathic physician who specializ... Read More
A 65-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Pascolini
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 18 years experience
Maybe not bppv: If you are referring to benign positional vertigo, it always has the potential to return, it really can't be 'cured' for good. If it has been constan... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Pascolini
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 18 years experience
Duration?: How long has it been hurting, within a week you should give it a little more time. If it has been going on for a while, you should see a physician so... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Pascolini
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 18 years experience
Phlegm (mucous): Your lungs are starting to work again and its getting rid of all the stagnant mucous that the lungs couldn't get rid of while you were smoking. Don't... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Michael Pascolini
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 18 years experience
Allergies: Sounds like you have allergies. You should see your physician for further treatment to try to curb these symptoms.
A member asked:
Dr. Michael Pascolini
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 18 years experience
Ear vs jaw: Do you have a history of ear infections or ear surgery? You may have eustachian tube dysfunction which would cause a retraction of your eardrum and ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Pascolini
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 18 years experience
5-7 days, but . . .: 5-7 days should be enough to see improvement, but if you feel the child is getting worse sooner i wouldn't hesitate to take them back to the prescribi... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Michael Pascolini
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 18 years experience
See a physician: If there is something you are worried about, let your physician take a look at it. Better to be safe than sorry.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Pascolini
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 18 years experience
It's hard to prevent: You obviously should keep the child from other people with colds and clean things other babies have played with before letting your baby play with it.... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Pascolini
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 18 years experience
Hearing loss: Your eustachian tubes connect your space behind your eardrum to the back of your nose. If this tube stops working, then your ear can fill up with flu... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Pascolini
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 18 years experience
Be careful: The antibiotics should work however i would be more concerned about the baby's fluid intake. Diarrhea for 5 days and not drinking equals dehydration.... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Michael Pascolini
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 18 years experience
Healing: Infections in a post op tonsillar bed are pretty rare, usually i put my patients on antibiotics after the surgery anyway. The reddish black dots are... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Pascolini
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 18 years experience
Depends on diagnosis: It depends on how long everything has been going on. There are numerous diagnosis for sore throat. Usually a pharyngitis is initially a viral infecti... Read More
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Pascolini
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 18 years experience
Sure: If you have some type of infection on your head, the lymph nodes start to work overtime trying to relieve the extra effusion hat comes with inflammati... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Pascolini
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 18 years experience
Go to the ER: Let someone look at you. There could possibly be an infection or abscess which is getting worse. The longer you let things go the harder it is to tr... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Pascolini
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 18 years experience
Yes: Depending on your anatomy and certain aspects of your nose (deviated septum) one side of your sinuses can get blocked easier. If the drainage from th... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Pascolini
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 18 years experience
See an ENT: If your doctor wants to flush it when you think you may have a perforation, then go to see an ent. Flushing a perforation is not a good idea. Usuall... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Pascolini
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 18 years experience
More information?: There are alot of things that could have happened. There may be a fracture of the nose or the sinuses or a laceration of the mucosa upon initial trau... Read More
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Pascolini
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 18 years experience
Probably not: However there are some conditions which could allow the pill to be stuck still. Usually the irritation of the tissues could be causing inflammation. ... Read More
A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Pascolini
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 18 years experience
Probably not: The bleeding you have from your nose is common. Sepsis is not common with just a cold. Sepsis would be a serious infection in your blood. I'm not su... Read More
A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Pascolini
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 18 years experience
Probably gone: If you had any symptoms, they would have shown up by now. If it entered your digestive system, then there is nothing to find. Ct won't find plastic.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Pascolini
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 18 years experience
Get it checked: I really couldn't give you a straight answer unless i saw your tonsils. Even then some people even have asymmetrical tonsils and are just fine. Howe... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Pascolini
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 18 years experience
Allergies?: You should be evaluated first by a physician to see if that's what you really need. It is possible the symptoms you are having could be caused by all... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Pascolini
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 18 years experience
How long after?: The antibiotics need time to take effect - at least a few days. If it has been a few days maybe you need a different antibiotic. Lastly if you have ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Pascolini
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 18 years experience
Second opinion: If you are still worried then have another physician take a look as well. Make sure you see an ENT because we specialize in the tonsils and problems ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Michael Pascolini
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 18 years experience
Depends: How long have they been sick? If it has been a day or two then they may get better on their own. If 5-7 days, then they may need treatment. Especia... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Michael Pascolini
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 18 years experience
Hard to tell: I'm not sure exactly where you are referring to on the head. He sound like he needs an evaluation by a physician if this continues.
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Pascolini
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 18 years experience
Allergies: Has she been checked or treated for allergies? I don't know why she is always cold but the other symptoms can be consistent with an allergy.
A member asked:
Dr. Michael Pascolini
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 18 years experience
Bumps or sores?: Most throat infections start off as a viral infection. However he may be talking about herpes if the are ulcers. It's hard to tell without seeing th... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Pascolini
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 18 years experience
Infection: Sounds like you may have sinusitis. It probably was a viral infection initially, then progressed without treatment. You should see your family physi... Read More
A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Pascolini
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 18 years experience
Hard to tell: The fact that you may feel something that's new or you never felt before should probably be seen by a physician. There are a lot of possibilities, so... Read More

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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Pascolini is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Pascolini is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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I hit my head on concrete stairs a few times when I was 18 but never went to a Dr for it. But allergies dont cause this?
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Thank you! I've been so concerned about her ear infection that I forgotten about her intake of fluids for her diarherra!
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! I had no idea what was going on and now I am feeling much better.

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