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Recovery Time: Septoplasty, Turbinectomy and Endoscopic Sinus Surgery at the Same Time?

I am having a septoplasty, turbinectomy and endoscopic sinus surgery performed at the same time. What is a realistic recovery period and what should I... READ MORE

Having a Septoplasy, Bilateral Endoscopic Intranasal, Ethmoidectomies, Bilateral Partial Turbinectomies and Nasal Endoscopy?

Hello I am having that procedure above. I have heard that the tissue can grow back. How comon is this? What is the chance of tisssue growing back? My... READ MORE

How do people deal with the "Sleep" issue after Endoscopic Septoplasty surgery?

Two Part Question 1) I am just back from Endoscopic Septoplasty surgery for only one nostril and wanted to know if it is normal to have both nostrils... READ MORE

What Makes a Septoplasty and Turbinate Reduction Minimally Invasive?

I am planning on getting a septoplasty and a turbinate reduction in the near future. My doctor explained to me that the procedure he performs is... READ MORE

Can I fly on a plane & swim 1 week post endoscopic septopasty & turbinate surgery?

I am going on vacation 1 week after my scheduled endoscopic septopasty & turBinate surgery. Can I fly 1 week after that? And can I go swimming? READ MORE

I'm having endoscopic sinus surgery, an smrt done and my deviated septum corrected. Will this straighten my nose?

The doctor told me they would shave bone and remove cartilage from my nose...will this procedure straighten my nose?? READ MORE

Sinus surgery still performed if having a head cold/sinus infection?

I'm scheduled to have endoscopic sinus surgery and a septoplasty in a couple of week and feel as though I'm getting a head cold that usually turns... READ MORE

I'm having surgery for my deviated septum and the doctor doesn't use endoscopy. Is this normal?

She uses a lenses that drops down from a headband. Should I be concerned or is this equal to endoscopy? What percent (ballpark) use endoscopy as the... READ MORE

Is there some kind of way to tell how much cartilage the doctor would have left in a septoplasty?

What I mean is, other than opening up the septum again and physically looking at the cartilage or use an endoscope to view what's between the... READ MORE

Is it normal to be blowing out lots of large blood clots three weeks post op? (Photo)

I had septoplasty, tubinate reduction and endoscopic sinus surgery 3 weeks ago tomorrow. This week I started blowing out large blood clots. I'm still... READ MORE

I had Endoscopic sinus surgery & Septoplasty a week ago. However, I still have that nasal congestion, and crackling noise coming

My doctor firstly diagnosed me with reactive airway disease, as I had wheezing, and prescribed Advair, Albuterol ( CXR, & PFTs were normal). I didn't... READ MORE

Had septoplasty endoscopic sinus reconstruction and turbinate 2 weeks ago and now have pain

Severe pain to touch in right nostril at septum where I'm assuming stitches were. Pain goes into my upper lip and lip and teeth. Feels numb and Sharp... READ MORE

I had a septorhinoplasty 9 weeks ago. Till now I can't breathe through my nose. Is this normal?

My surgeon did an endoscopy for my nose and find that I am having a collapsed nose .. I am really concerned.. plus the swelling hasn't gone down yet .... READ MORE

Is the cost of my surgery excessive?

Inquiry Ref. No, I recently had sinus surgery which included Septoplasty, turbinate reduction,nasal valve repair and endoscopic sinus surgery ( this... READ MORE

In June, I got a septoplasty along with endoscopic sinus surgery. It's December and the swelling still hasn't gone down. Normal?

I am breathing much better since the surgery. But my nose does NOT look the same. I have always had a small nose, even with the deviation, and a... READ MORE

My facial CT Scan says, bilateral maxillary sinuses, the bony nasal septum shows moderate deviation to the left side. (photo)

My insurer ENT doctor says I don't need any surgery. My 2 private ENT and cosmetic Dr.s says, I need Rhinoplasty, cartilage graft,rib grafting,... READ MORE

5 wks post surgery still congested. Is it wise that I take antihistamine at this stage to manage congestion?

I had endoscopy sinus surgery to right maxillary sinus and turbinate reduction to both sides. This is 5weeks ago. Now nostrils take turns to be... READ MORE

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