Do you have both migraines and hay fever or nasal allergies? New research says you’re not alone. In fact, a recent study by physicians at the University of Cincinnati revealed that people who have both migraines and nasal allergies have a 33% greater chance of experiencing more frequent headaches compared with those who have migraines… [Read More]
Penn Medicine Becker ENT Physicians use new PROPEL treatment device for patients undergoing sinus surgery. PROPEL is an FDA-approved device which acts as a spring-like implant that expands to prop open the sinus, while gradually delivering an anti-inflammatory medication directly to the sinus lining while it is healing. The implant then dissolves, leaving a healthy,… [Read More]
Dr. Samuel Becker invited faculty at PENN Rhinology. This comprehensive three-day course continuing medical education program in Rhinology and Skull Base features an outstanding national and international faculty.
Dr. Daniel Becker invited speaker at the American Rhinologic Society’s 2014 Summer Symposium.
Patients with sinusitis often have other conditions, or triggers, that make their symptoms worse. In this article, we discuss some of these triggers and review treatment options for treating sinusitis. Know your allergies. Many patients with sinus trouble have environmental allergies (ie-“hay fever”). Allergic reactions often make sinus symptoms worse. Some patients believe they don’t… [Read More]
What are tonsils? Tonsils are structures in the throat that are part of our immune system. When we are young they help introduce our immune system to foreign substances so that they can be recognized later. In some people, this stimulation causes them to grow quite large and potentially lead to recurrent infections. Do I… [Read More]
Communication happens between two or more individuals. It involves the sending and receiving of spoken and non-verbal messages to exchange thoughts and feelings. These messages can be profound or mundane, provoking laughter or anger, quickly forgotten in the multitude of exchanges of a busy day, or living on in our memories for many years. Communication… [Read More]
Dr. Becker to lecture on “Effective Use of CT for Avoidance of Surgical Complication in Sinus Surgery” at national meeting of Ear Nose and Throat doctors in Washington, D.C.
Dr. Samuel Becker invited speaker at Annual Sisson International Workshop in Vail, CO.
Dr. Daniel Becker and Dr. Samuel Becker invited speakers at International Nasal Surgery Conference in Rome, Italy.