We all experience dizziness from time to time. The sensation of being slightly disorientated or light-headed can be caused from standing too quickly after a long rest or riding a roller coaster. These symptoms may include: A sense of spinning Lightheadedness Loss of balance A feeling of floating Wooziness When the symptoms of dizziness last
Nationwide, around 20 percent of Americans suffer from some type of allergy. Boca Raton, FL offers a warm climate and lush vegetation nearly year round. The abundance of plant life can also lead to heightened allergy symptoms for many local residents. These are all reasons we offer customized treatments for allergies. A simple test performed
April 24 was International Noise Awareness Day. The annual event was founded in 1996 by the Center of Hearing and Communication to raise awareness of the “effects of noise on the health and welfare of individuals and populations worldwide.” Loud noise exposure can cause tinnitus, according to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
Hearing loss can creep up on us as we age. Whether due to willful indifference or a lack of access to healthcare, millions of Americans who could benefit from the use of hearings do not seek help from the life-changing devices. When individuals forgo the help of a hearing aid, the consequences can impact their
Ress Hearing in Boca Raton, FL is dedicated to diagnosing and treating hearing loss. Our clinic offers hearing tests that use the latest in diagnostic equipment, and our professionally trained and licensed audiologist can recommend high-quality hearings aids. If needed, our staff can render services, including hearing assistive technology, counseling, or balance rehabilitation with the
One question our Boca Raton, Fl office frequently receives is: Which procedures are performed in-office by Dr. Bradford Ress? Because of Dr. Ress’ extensive medical training (and because he is board certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology and fellowship-trained in otology, neurotology, and skull base surgery), he is qualified to perform multiple ENT-related procedures.
Despite the efforts of medical journals, physician-reviewed articles, and blogs from reputable clinics, the internet is fraught with misleading medical advice. Balloon sinuplasty treatments are often the victim of this misinformation. Sinusitis affects 25 million individuals in this country every year. The symptoms range from congestion and headache to sinus pressure and facial pain. If
Our sinuses have three turbinates (superior, middle, and inferior) on each side of the nose. Also known as nasal conchae, the long bone shelves protrudes into the breathing airway of the nose and help to clean and humidify air as it travels to the lungs. Allergies, infection, or sinusitis can cause the turbinates to become
Finding the right physician for yourself or a family member requires the consideration of several factors. Beyond formal qualifications, a good physician has years of experience, a positive reputation in the community, and good interpersonal skills. Dr. Bradford Ress wants new patients to have a clear understanding of what it means to be a qualified
If you are experiencing redness around your ear canal or discomfort, you may have a condition known as swimmer’s ear. When the outer ear canal is exposed to prolonged periods of moisture or wetness, bacteria can quickly spread. Dr. Bradford Ress treats patients with swimmer’s ear in Boca Raton, FL. Call our practice at (561)