• How Does Climate Affect Sinusitis?
    Sinuses are air-filled cavities located within the cheekbones, around the eyes, and behind the nose. An inflammation of the sinuses is called sinusitis and can be caused by infection, injury, or Read more
  • Dr. Burk’s 10 TIPS For Sinus and Respiratory Health This Fall and Winter
    The time of year is upon us when summer time heat is behind us. With the change of seasons come a multitude of challenges for the nose, sinuses and lungs. Allergens, Read more
      One of the most important doctors you can have as a part of your health care team is an ENT, or Ear, Nose, and Throat doctor.  They study in a Read more
  • Why Does Sinus Infection Season Start in the Fall?
    A sinus infection is when the contents of the sinuses become backed up and infected.  The cavities around the nasal passages become inflamed. Sometimes, they come with bad headaches or Read more
    Sinusitis is inflammation of your nasal or sinus passage. Chronic sinusitis is where you have chronic inflammation of your nasal or sinus passages that lasts for over 12 weeks at Read more
  • What Are the Symptoms of a Sinus Infection?
    Is it a sinus infection or something else? Sometimes it’s hard to tell. A sinus infection is bound to happen at some point; however, you may not recognize the symptoms, especially Read more
  • Types of Sinus Complications
    Are your sinus issues not going away? While the occasional sinus issues can often be managed with rest, hydration and home care, sometimes infections, obstructions and other sinus issues can lead Read more
  • What Is Causing Your Recurring Sinus Infections?
    Find out if you are dealing with chronic sinusitis and why. Most people dealing with the dreaded symptoms of a sinus infection can expect to recover within 10 to 14 days; Read more
  • The Reasons for Facial Pain
    Could your facial pain be caused by a sinus infection? Experiencing facial pain and pressure can be downright miserable. Perhaps this is your first time dealing with it, and you have Read more
  • Could Your Spring Allergies Be Something More
    Find out when your springtime allergies warrant seeing a specialist. April showers may bring May flowers, but they may also kick up your allergies as well. If springtime has you closing Read more
  • Should You Be Worried About Sinus Pain and Pressure?
    Most people will deal with a sinus infection in their lifetime. They are incredibly common. The nasal congestion, the swollen nasal cavity, the inflammation… can be downright miserable; however, when Read more
  • Are You Dealing With Nasal Obstruction?
    Find out what could be causing your nasal obstruction and what you can do about it. Having trouble breathing out of one or both nostrils? If so, you may find yourself Read more
  • Preventing Sinus Headaches
    Sinus headaches can be brutal. Here are some ways to reduce your risk. Whenever there is pressure in the sinus cavity this can lead to a headache. If you regularly experience Read more
  • Sinusitis Treatments To Help You Breathe Better
    Battling a sinus infection? These treatments could help you breathe better. The nasal congestion, the facial pressure, the postnasal drip…dealing with a sinus infection is no fun. If at-home care isn’t Read more
  • FAQs About Sinus Infection
    Got questions about sinus infections? We have answers. Are you currently dealing with nasal congestion, facial pain and sinus pressure? If so, then you could be suffering from a sinus infection. Read more
  • The Latest Techniques in Balloon Sinuplasty
    Learn more about our most advanced minimally invasive procedures to treat chronic sinus infections. Are you suffering from chronic sinusitis? Recurring and chronic infections can lead to long-term sinus pain, pressure, Read more

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