Patient Education

For your personal use, we have created an extensive patient library covering an array of educational topics. Browse through these diagnoses and treatments to learn more about topics of interest to you. 

As always, you can contact our office to answer any questions or concerns.

 

Dizziness

The inner ear serves two purposes: hearing and balance. There are mechanisms in the ear that inform the brain about your position, orientation in space and movement and all times — to keep you in balance. A false sensation of spinning or whirling, known as vertigo, can occur when the signal to the brain is blocked or misfires. Read More »

 

 

Ear Infection

The ear is made up of three sections: the outer ear, middle ear and inner ear. Each of these areas is susceptible to infections, which can be painful. Young children have a greater tendency to get earaches. While most ear pain resolves itself in a matter of days, you should get a physical examination to understand the type of infection, prevent it from spreading and obtain treatment to help alleviate the pain. Read More »

 

 

Hearing Loss

Hearing loss has a lot of different causes and manifestations. It can be sudden or gradual. It can occur in one ear or both ears. It can be temporary or permanent. It happens to people of all ages and is associated with the aging process. Before discussing causes and treatments for hearing loss, it is important to understand how hearing works. Read More »

 

 

Mouth Sores

There are a variety of sores that can occur in or around the mouth. Most are benign, but some may be indicative of cancer.Read More »

 

 

Neck Pain

Neck pain is often a result of overuse of the muscles and ligaments in the neck from sports, recreational activities, work or household chores. It is generally characterized by stiffness, a kink or severe pain in the neck, shoulders, upper back and/or arms. Neck pain can also be caused by stress, trauma or injury or may be a symptom of the flu or meningitis. Read More »

 

 

Breathing Problems

The nose serves three primary functions: to warm, humidify and filter air as it passes into the body. Breathing problems may impact one or multiple of these functions. Breathing problems can be temporary or chronic, mild or severe, but they usually increase with age. Read More »

 

 

Snoring/Sleep Apnea

Snoring is a noise produced during sleep that originates in the back of the throat or nose. Snoring occurs when the muscles in the back of the mouth, tongue and throat relax while sleeping, which narrows or blocks the airway. Breathing causes your uvula (soft palate) to vibrate and knock against the back of the throat, resulting in the snoring sound. Read More »

 

 

Sore Throat

Everyone experiences sore throats when they have a cold or flu. But there are other reasons for sore throats that may be symptomatic of more serious problems.Read More »

 

 

Head and Neck Cancers

Most head and neck cancers are relatively preventable since they are highly correlated with tobacco use and alcohol consumption. They are also generally curable if caught early. Symptoms to watch out for include pain swallowing, trouble breathing, ear pain, a lump in the neck that lasts longer than two weeks, a growth in the mouth and bleeding from the mouth, nose or throat.Read More »

 

 

Oral Cancers

Oral cancers appear as red or white patches of mouth tissue or small ulcers that look like a canker sores, but are painless. Oral cancers usually form on the tongue or floor of the mouth, but can occur on any tissue in and around the mouth.Read More »

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Our Services
...It can occur in one ear or both ears...

Dizziness
...In addition to the sensation of dizziness, symptoms may include headache, nausea, sensitivity to bright light, blurred vision, ringing in the ears, ear pain, facial numbness, eye pain, motion sickness, confused thinking, fainting and clumsiness...

Allergies
... Allergies can affect your ears, nose and throat, among other areas of your body...

Hearing Loss
...It can occur in one ear or both ears...

General ENT
...Sina Joorabchi specialize in the treatment of the following General ENT conditions: Stuffy nose Post Nasal Drip Runny Nose Snoring/Sleep Apnea Breathing Problems Deviated Septum Nose Injury Reflux Testing Ear Infection Clogged Ears Throat Irritation TMJ Earwax Mouth Sores Sore Throat Neck Pa

Hearing Loss Signs and Symptoms
One out of every eight people age 12 or older has some form of hearing loss in both ears, according to the National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders, and many of them do not even realize they have it...

What Hearing Aid Best Suits Me?
...If you are dealing with hearing loss in both ears, then you will most likely need two hearing aids to help you better understand those around you and to know the location of sounds...

Do I Have An Undiagnosed Allergy?
...But if you've got red, watery, or itchy eyes; clear nasal discharge; sneezing; or your throat or ears feel scratchy -- then you're probably dealing with an allergy...

Minimally Invasive Sinus Surgery
...The products are intended for use in patients ≥18 years of age...

Propel Sinus Stent
...The products are intended for use in patients ≥18 years of age...

Tinnitus
...However, if you experience a noise that no one else hears and it doesn't go away, please contact our office and schedule an appointment with one of our otolaryngologists...

Nasopharyngeal Cancer
...This cancer usually appears in tandem with a virus affiliated with infectious mononucleosis...