Allergies or COVID-19?

By Patricia Apr 14, 2020

Allergies or COVID-19?

At Detroit Sinus Center in Michigan, we see hundreds of cases of sinusitis and common allergies that affect the sinuses and breathing patterns of people here in the Greater Detroit area. In the past, we have provided resources that describe the difference between sinus infections and allergies.  However, given the... Read More

Can Scented Candles Cause Sinus Problems?

Many people feel like their sinuses become irritated around certain smells, which is often true. However, it is important to understand the difference between sinusitis and common allergies in order to diagnose the root of your sinus problems and begin healing.  According to the Centers for Disease Control, nearly 30... Read More

Getting Over Your Fear of the Doctor

By Patricia Mar 26, 2019

Getting Over Your Fear of the Doctor

We all likely know at least one person who’s afraid of the doctor — that person may very well be ourselves. Going to the doctor is not exactly what one would call “fun,” but for some people, it’s anxiety-inducing and downright terrifying. A fear of the doctor (otherwise known as... Read More

How to Determine If You Have a Sinus Infection or Allergies

Allergies and sinus infections have many similar symptoms. Allergies are a result of histamine, a chemical released by your immune system. Sinus infections or sinusitis, on the other hand, is a bacterial or viral infection of the cavities around your nasal passage. Because both allergies and sinus infections affect the... Read More

5 Ways You’re Making Your Sinusitis Worse

By DetroitSinusCenter Sep 13, 2017

5 Ways You’re Making Your Sinusitis Worse

Sinus infections are never fun. Especially since they commonly occur after other illnesses like the cold or flu. Often, sinus infections last for about a week and then tend to go away. But for many people, their sinus infection can last longer and become worse. When this occurs, you may... Read More

What to Do Before & After Balloon Sinuplasty

By DetroitSinusCenter Aug 14, 2017

What to Do Before & After Balloon Sinuplasty

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... Read More

Are Over-the-Counter Nasal Sprays Dangerous?

By DetroitSinusCenter Aug 14, 2017

Are Over-the-Counter Nasal Sprays Dangerous?

Over-the-counter (OTC) nasal sprays are designed to give you temporary relief from nasal congestion and do help decongest your nasal passages if you are experiencing a slight cold or some minor nasal blockage. After some time however, nasal decongestants can begin to make your sinitus symptoms even worse and eventually... Read More

Is It Safe to Rinse My Sinuses at Home?

By DetroitSinusCenter Jul 13, 2017

Is It Safe to Rinse My Sinuses at Home?

As sinus specialists, the team at Detroit Sinus Center offers effective, long-lasting relief for those with sinus problems here in Southfield, Allen Park, and the greater Detroit metropolitan area. Many of the patients we see visit us for treatment for their Southfield sinus problems. If you suffer from sinus problems,... Read More

Preventing Sinus Infections After Flying

By DetroitSinusCenter May 10, 2017

Preventing Sinus Infections After Flying

Flying can be the best form of travel, until you come home with a sinus infection. Nearly 20% of air passengers develop cold symptoms within one week of air travel, and could be much more frequent for individuals that suffer from chronic sinusitis. Yet traveling doesn’t mean that you have... Read More

Natural Sinus Remedies

By DetroitSinusCenter Apr 11, 2017

Natural Sinus Remedies

At Detroit Sinus Center, we’re experts when it comes to sinus care. From endoscopic sinus surgery to balloon sinuplasty, we’re capable of providing efficient sinusitis treatment for those in Detroit, Allen Park, and Southfield, Michigan. While it’s always best to come visit your sinus doctor if you have a sinus... Read More

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