What is the Celon method?
Celon is a treatment option using radiofrequency that shrinks chronically enlarged nasal turbinates to restore airflow and normal breathing. It is a proven, state-of-the-art, highly efficient procedure with excellent results and post procedure recovery time. You can feel a marked difference after just a few days.
Does turbinate reduction improve breathing?
Are you plagued by constant post nasal drip and the inability to breathe through your nose? Have you just accepted that this is life? You don’t have to live in nasal misery. Turbinate reduction could be your answer to improved nasal breathing, reduced nasal drainage, and the minimizing of post nasal drip.
How do you treat turbinate hypertrophy?
What Are the Treatment Options?
- Nasal saline sprays or rinses.
- Nasal antihistamine sprays.
- Nasal steroid sprays.
- Allergy immunotherapy.
Can radiofrequency cause Empty Nose Syndrome?
Atrophic rhinitis and empty-nose syndrome are chronic conditions that can arise as complications of nasal surgery (particularly turbinate surgery). A wide variety of techniques exist to address the turbinates, including submucous turbinectomy, laser ablation, and radiofrequency turbinoplasty.
How can I shrink my sinus membranes?
- Use a humidifier or vaporizer.
- Take long showers or breathe in steam from a pot of warm (but not too hot) water.
- Drink lots of fluids.
- Use a nasal saline spray.
- Try a Neti pot, nasal irrigator, or bulb syringe.
- Use a micro-current wave device.
- Place a warm, wet towel on your face.
- Prop yourself up.
Does nasal mucosa grow back?
There is no effective way to regenerate the nasal mucosa, including treatments such as medications or wound dressings. However, regenerative medicine including cell therapy and cell sheets is expected to be the most efficient method of regenerating the nasal mucosa.
Does coffee make sinusitis worse?
Water helps thin the mucus in your body, making it easier to remove through blowing your nose or flushing your sinuses. Be sure to avoid dehydrating beverages like soda, alcohol, caffeinated coffee, and caffeinated tea, as they can cause inflammation and make the mucus thicker and more difficult to remove.
What foods should you avoid if you have sinus problems?
Food to Avoid Avoid dairy if you have had previous episodes of sinus infections. Also, try to avoid refined sugar as it is pro-inflammatory and increases the production of mucus. Other foods to avoid include tomatoes (contain histamines), chocolate, cheese, gluten, and fruits like bananas, which can cause congestion.
How do you get rid of swollen turbinates at home?
Use a vaporizer or humidifier to add moisture to your bedroom. Follow the directions for cleaning the machine. Use saline (saltwater) nasal washes to help keep your nasal passages open and wash out mucus and allergens. You can buy saline nose sprays at a grocery store or drugstore.
How do you shrink nasal turbinates?
Radiofrequency Ablation is an outpatient office procedure that shrinks the turbinate by gently heating the submucosal lining between the turbinate and the septum. This is achieved with low-power radiofrequency energy directed into the tissue using a small probe inserted through the nostril.
How do I keep my nasal mucosa healthy?
The following 10 tips can help keep your nose, sinuses and lungs healthy this fall and winter.
- Stay hydrated.
- Rinse the nasal passages with saline solution.
- Keep doors and windows closed on poor air quality days.
- Change home air filters regularly.
- Shower in the evenings.
- Get adequate vitamin D.
- Get the sleep you need.