Balloon Sinuplasty for Athletes
Balloon sinuplasty, also known as balloon sinus surgery, is made for people whose chronic sinusitis has become an incurable hindrance. Although many sinus infections respond to a mix of antibiotics, rest, and steroids, chronic sinus infections can ultimately require surgery.
Balloon sinuplasty is the least invasive and most effective procedure for sinusitis. This video helps show why, describing the difficult case of a woman whose pain kept her from leading the active lifestyle she loved:
Here’s the important part:
Dr. Powell said the sinus path will stay open permanently after the balloon sinuplasty, as long as other inflammation issues have been addressed. The procedure has been known to take about 45 minutes and can be performed in the doctor’s office.
My Los Angeles sinus surgery offices have offered cutting edge balloon sinuplasty procedures since the process was first perfected. To set up an appointment with the best sinus surgeons in Los Angeles, please reach out to us today.