Sleep apnea is a potentially serious sleep disorder in which breathing repeatedly stops and starts. If left untreated, sleep apnea can lead to high blood pressure, heart disease, weight gain, memory problems, and more. It may be responsible for job impairment and motor vehicle accidents.
Balloon sinuplasty is a newer procedure in the US, and many ENT doctors perform it right in their offices with local anesthesia. Balloon sinuplasty is popular for a reason; it’s a minimally invasive remedy for many sinus problems including sinus pain, congestion, infections, and more.