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Sinus infections can be uncomfortable and painful, with symptoms that include facial pain/pressure, nasal congestion and cough. More than 30 million adults in the United States are diagnosed with sinusitis each year, due to allergies, the common cold or mucus blockage. Whether you suffer from acute sinusitis that lasts a short time, or chronic sinusitis that lasts for longer than 12 weeks, many treatments are available to you.
Questions for Dr. Sindwani for this webchat might include:
- What kinds of treatment options are available for chronic sinusitis?
- What can I do to cope with painful or uncomfortable symptoms of sinusitis?
- Are there surgical options for sinus disorders?
- What medications or home therapies are best for sinus infections?
Dr. Sindwani, Section Head of Rhinology for Cleveland Clinic’s Head & Neck Institute, specializes in sinus disorders, skull base surgery for tumors, and endoscopic orbital surgery for Grave’s disease and blocked tear ducts.
This Health Chat will open on Wednesday, August 15, 2012 to allow you to submit questions. We will try to answer as many questions as possible during the chat. Please create an account to attend the chat and submit your questions.