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    Old 04-03-2010, 05:32 PM   #1
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    alan31 HB User
    Best place for sinus surgery in the US?

    What are some of the best places for sinus surgery in the US?

    In other words, who are the sinus specialists here?

    I ask because:
    - my local city doctor doesnt stuff sinuses with the latest "packing", which prevents pain. This is an important clue as to how modern his surgery methods are.
    - a doctor from a larger city near me does do the modern packing but only did a CT. I've seen some places mention more tests.

    So I know these guys are not the best. I'm willing to travel anywhere.

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    Old 04-07-2010, 07:51 AM   #2
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    Re: Best place for sinus surgery in the US?

    Not sure about specialists. I got my surgery with a local doctor. CT was the only test he required (although most will require a pregnancy test for females as well, but sometimes that's done the day of the surgery). A CT scan is the best way for them to examine the sinuses.

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