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What Is Nasal Valve Collapse?

Nasal valve collapse is nasal obstruction from collapse of the nostrils when the patient breathes in. The patient will feel like they have difficulty breathing and congestion, especially when they lay down at night. They may or may not notice the visible collapse of the nostrils as the collapse may be internal only. Nasal valve […]


Are Dizziness and Sinus Issues Related?

Dizziness is a vague term. It can mean an off-balance feeling, a spinning (vertigo) feeling, or just feeling like your head is in a cloud. Although dizziness can come from neurologic issues, frequently the cause is an ear issue. Ear issues such as middle ear pressure, eustachian tube dysfunction, and inner ear inflammation (labyrinthitis) are […]






The Best Allergy/ENT doctors in Austin TX | Sinus & Snoring Specialists

Vote For Dr. Slaughter!

Cast Your Votes Until August 10th! Dr. Slaughter has been nominated as one of the best Allergy/ENT doctors in Austin.  Please vote for him to be named THE BEST!  How do you vote? It’s EASY! Check the steps below: Click the following link: https://statesman.secondstreetapp.com/2018-Best-of-the-Best-in-Austin/ Choose the following category: Beauty & Health  Click Dr. Daniel Slaughter […]


Are Some Sinus Issues Too Severe For Balloon to Work?

MYTH: Some sinus issues are too severe for balloon sinuplasty to work Some people have extensive sinus infection, nasal polyps, and other structural issues like a deviated septum. They want to have non-surgical therapy using balloon sinuplasty to reduce recovery and risks but have been told their issue is too severe for balloon sinuplasty. This […]


allergy treatment austin tx | Sinus & Snoring Specialists

Why Does My Nose Run Like a Faucet?

Some people have to carry Kleenex with them all of the time. They have a runny nose when they eat, when they exercise, when the weather changes, or seemingly for no reason at all. They have had their sinuses evaluated and there isn’t infection. They use allergy medicines but it really doesn’t help. They may […]


What Can You Learn From A Home Sleep Test?

What does a sleep study test for? A sleep study is a diagnostic test to evaluate for obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). OSA is a disorder where there is a cessation of the airflow during sleep (apnea) or a significant reduction in the airflow during sleep causing a drop in the oxygen concentration (hypopnea). What is […]


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