Treating issues such as sinusitis and nasal polyps occasionally requires more than one procedure. That’s because when airways are opened, the body sometimes compensates by returning to its old form, allowing inflammation to begin the same destructive cycle once again.
The Propel sinus stent prevents that. This springy structure holds the airway open to prevent a collapse, delivering slow-dose steroids into the surrounding tissues to accelerate and improve the healing process:
As one doctor described the mechanical action of the stent: “It opens up like petals to a flower and keeps the cavity open.”