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WHAT SPECIALISTS DO I SEE FOR SINUS PROBLEMS

A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kneece
Specializes in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
ENTorAllergy: Most primary can treat most but if recurring and treating as well as using nasal steroids to try to prevent problems from recurring and still happenin ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronda Alexander
18 years experience in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Lots of options: We are the specialists in the nose ; sinuses. First, we work with you to find the basis of your sinus problems- allergy, anatomy or other medical cond ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Otolaryngologist: An otolyaryngologist would obtain a medical history and a physical exam. Radiographic studies may be done and a scope may be placed up the nose to vis ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Holly Maes
35 years experience in Pediatrics
Give yourelief...: I can speak personally as a former chronic sinus patient. The ENT worked with me on various medical therapies, but when that wasn't working, he did s ... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Matt Wachsman
35 years experience in Internal Medicine
MRI is not: actually generally done for sinus infection both because it is a LOT of work for a minor condition (there goes the NH budget !!!) but also because it ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Russell Faust
28 years experience in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Yes: The most sensitive and accurate diagnosis can be achieved by a physician - simply by asking you questions, and by thoroughly examining you. If an ear, ... Read More
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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Connolly
20 years experience in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Allergy/asthma: Either an ENT or allergy immunonolgist. Smoking cessation should be advised. Allergies should be controlled if positive. Sinusitis should be treated a ... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Yes,and an allergist: if you have access to one, uncontrolled chronic sinusitis can lead to/worsen lower airways disease as asthma. Check your environment for chronic expos ... Read More
A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joy Jackson
18 years experience in Family Medicine
The : The rib pain sounds like it is unrelated to the sinus issues. This question is very difficult to answer based on the limited information given. When ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience in Internal Medicine
Specialists: I recommend that she be evaluated by both a specialist in infectious disease and follow-up with an otolaryngologist for the sinus problem. The special ... Read More

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