What is Balloon Sinuplasty?
Balloon Sinuplasty (BSP) is a safe and effective sinus procedure for chronic sinusitis patients seeking relief from uncomfortable sinus pain symptoms. Most patients misdiagnose themselves as having allergies or the common cold but in fact have sinusitis. An ENT doctor can provide options to lessen or treat the symptoms. With more than 380,000 patients being treated a year for chronic sinusitis symptoms, BSP has been proven highly effective. Balloon Sinuplasty is now available in the El Paso ENT Office.
How is a Balloon Sinuplasty done?
A Balloon Sinuplasty is performed In-Office meaning, the procedure takes place in your physicians office rather than a hospital operating room. The procedure uses a small, flexible, balloon catheter to open up blocked sinus passageways and facilitate drainage of the mucus that builds up .There is no cutting or removal of bone or tissue during the procedure.
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What are the benefits of Balloon Sinuplasty In-Office?
With the procedure taking place In-Office, the patient can expect convenient and economical benefits such as lower cost shares with their insurance, comfortable surroundings with the familiarity of their physicians office, no in office wait time and a quick and easy recovery.
Is Balloon Sinuplasty for me?
It is important to talk to your ENT doctor about all of your sinus treatment options and ask what type of sinus therapy is best for you. If you suffer from chronic sinusitis, and sinus medications have not been effective in relieving your symptoms, you may be a candidate for Balloon Sinuplasty. Call us today to make an appointment (915) 779-5866 .