Those suffering from chronic sinusitis know first-hand how painful of a disorder it can be. However, thanks to the miracles of modern medicine, there is a new surgical treatment for this disorder: Balloon Sinuplasty. For those that have been diagnosed with chronic sinusitis and have tried the typical antibiotic treatments with little success, you may qualify for a Balloon Sinuplasty. This treatment is less invasive than the previous surgeries and is a safe and potent method for relieving the pains this disorder causes.
A Balloon Sinusplasty relies on a catheter-based device to correct the disorders caused by chronic sinusitis. This technology has been shown to be both effective and safe in peer-reviewed, published medical studies. Those who underwent this procedure showed significant progress against this disorder and suffered from no unfavorable side-effects.
Otorhinolaryngologists use Balloon Sinuplasty to place small balloons in the sinuses to remove blockages in a similar fashion to an angioplasty is used to remove blockages in blood vessels. By placing these balloons in the sinus cavities, sinus drainage which would otherwise be impossible is allowed.
There are many benefits to having a Balloon Sinuplasty. These include:
There are several steps involved when undergoing a Balloon Sinuplasty: