By DetroitSinusCenter Aug 14, 2017
Balloon sinuplasty is a treatment we provide at our Allen Park and Southfield offices to help relieve pain and pressure from chronic sinus infections. This safe, effective procedure requires no cutting or removal of any bone or tissue. Dr. Pinnock, our sinusitis specialist will use small balloons that they place in the nose and sinus areas. The balloons are then inflated causing the sinus passages to expand. While balloon sinuplasty is non-invasive and has a quick recovery time, there are some things you should do before and after the procedure to ensure a quick recovery.
Before your procedure at our Southfield sinus center, one of our doctors will go over exactly what to do. Here are some things to keep in mind before your balloon sinuplasty treatment:
The day after treatment you will feel some mild discomfort. Other than that, you should be able to go about your day with no worries as long as you avoid the following:
If there is something that we didn’t cover or you have a concern before or after your balloon sinuplasty procedure feel free to contact the Detroit Sinus Center at any time during office hours. We’re happy to answer any of your questions and encourage you to make an appointment with us if you are feeling any discomfort in your sinuses. We hope to see you soon! Whether you’re in Detroit proper, Allen Park, or Southfield, we’d be happy to help you.