We Treat Sinusitis in Lafayette
Sinusitis is a common condition that afflicts over 35 million Americans every year.
The sinuses are air-filled spaces behind the forehead, cheeks, and eyes. In healthy sinuses, mucus drains out and air is able to circulate. Sinusitis describes a swelling (inflammation) of the sinuses that can lead to blockages and prevent mucous from draining properly. This can lead to infection.
Dr. Jason Durel sees many patients suffering from chronic and recurrent sinusitis each week.
What Causes Sinusitis?
A number of factors can cause irritation and contribute to sinusitis, including:
In addition, some studies have shown that structural issues such as narrowed drainage pathways may lead to sinusitis outbreaks.
Common symptoms of sinusitis include:
Acute, Chronic, and Recurrent Acute Sinusitis
Sinusitis can be acute, chronic or recurrent acute. Every patient is unique, and requires a personal approach to therapy. Our typical treatment options include:
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