ENT/Otolaryngology

How to Prevent Falls

It's pretty common to see a toddler take a tumble, get up and toddle on, no worse for wear. But as we get older, falls can be a serious health risk. One out of every four older people fall each year, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC . Falls, and the injuries they cause can severely limit a person's independence. In fact, falls are the main cause of injury deaths among older adults. You should consider the following In order to reduce these hazards and maintain your...

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9/8/2020 10:26:00 AM Comments(0)

Understanding Head and Neck Cancers

Cancers that afflict the head and neck region impact over 65,000 people a year in the United States. The vast majority of these patients are men who are above the age of 50. These cancers can occur in the oral cavity, pharynx, larynx, sinus cavity, salivary glands and other areas in the head and neck region. The two most common risk factors for head and neck cancers especially those that impact the oral cavity are alcohol and tobacco use, including cigarettes and chewing tobacco. These account f...

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3/21/2019 2:00:00 PM Comments(0)

In-Office Procedure Treats Chronic Sinusitis

According to the Centers for the Disease Control and Prevention, over 12% of adults in the United States have been diagnosed with chronic sinusitis issues. Characterized by symptoms ranging from pain, pressure, aches, congestion, sore throat, nausea and fatigue, chronic sinusitis can severely impair a person’s quality of life. Thanks to a revolutionary procedure, Watson Clinic’s team of otolaryngology ENT and facial plastic & reconstructive surgeons can dramatically reduce or eli...

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10/25/2016 12:30:00 PM Comments(0)