If you suffer from sinus infections, you know that antibiotics, decongestants, and steroids can do only so much. Balloon sinuplasty is a simple in-office procedure that gently expands the natural sinus openings to fix underlying drainage problems.
Until recently, sufferers of chronic or recurrent sinusitis were limited to two treatment options: medication therapy or aggressive sinus surgery. Fortunately, advances in medical science have opened new doors. Now there’s a treatment that can be performed in the comfort of Vitale ENT’s offices without the need for cutting or tissue removal.
Balloon sinuplasty is a minimally invasive in-office procedure, performed under local anesthesia, that delivers immediate and long-lasting relief. Dr. DiPasquale will reshape your sinus pathways by inflating small balloons in key places in the nose and sinuses, restoring drainage.
The balloon sinuplasty procedure is fast, comfortable, and convenient. It’s done in the sinus doctor’s office and effectively opens your sinus pathway for long-term relief. You’ll notice clearer breathing, improved sleep, fewer sinus infections, and a better quality of life — without medication.
Here’s how balloon sinuplasty works: