Want to avoid sinusitis, which is an annoying and sometimes painful inflammation of the sinuses? Then don’t let your allergies or stuffed nose linger. If stuffiness lasts more than 7 days, come see us for a quick check. We can do a simple, safe sinus X-ray to check for sinusitis. Just so you know, a sinus X-ray delivers 20 mrem of radiation and living in Colorado delivers about 90 mrem a year. Health First has a wide variety of Sinusitis treatment options. We’ll get you in, out and better in no time.
Facts about sinusitis:
– Our Mt. Pleasant office sees more sinusitis cases because Mt. Pleasant folks tend to tough it out a bit too long before coming in for help. Let’s get it together Mt. P.
– Sinusitis is a famous source of bacterial meningitis
– Sinusitis often feels exactly like bad allergies
– Steroid shots can bring significant relief while waiting for antihistamines kick in
– Every year, Health First sees a few cases of severe, stubborn, neglected sinusitis requiring surgical intervention and lavage