I have lost my sense of smell and my doctor says it cannot be treated

Question:  I have a question for Dr. Robert Pincus. I was prescribed oral steroids (methylprednisolone 4mg) due to loss of smell. I took the 7 day regime of oral steroids. About 10 […] Read more…

Therapy For Anosmia

I haven’t been able to smell my entire life. Do I have congenital anosmia?

          Question: Diagnosed with Congenital Anosmia I haven’t been able to smell my entire life (I put my birthday as the onset date). A doctor I went to diagnosed […] Read more…

I became dizzy and have lost hearing

Question: Please help me. On Tuesday November 4th I decided to sign up to the local gym in my neighborhood and get back in shape. I got there in the morning I […] Read more…

Is postnasal drip curable?

Question: Is postnasal drip curable?   Answer: First of all, thank you for your question.   This is a complaint that we see quite frequently here at the NY Sinus Center.   […] Read more…

Question: Can sinus problems make you cough? My husband is being coughing for many many years and he has so many test done and doctors can’t find anything wrong but the cough won’t stop.

Question:      Can sinus problem make you cough?  My husband is being coughing for many many years and he has so many test done and doctors can’t find anything wrong but the cough […] Read more…

Whom should I see first, my primary care doctor or ENT

Question: I have a lump a at the back of my head – base of skull 2 inches behind my right ear.  History of sinus/ allergy issues. Should I start with you […] Read more…

I have mucus in the nose after turbinate surgery

Question: Is it normal for an increased amount of nasal mucus and drainage into the back of my throat 2 months after turbinid reduction surgery? I also have no sense of smell […] Read more…

Loss of Smell- Something New?

Question: I am a 75 year old female.  I have has sinus and allergy problems all my life.  I always have a tissue with me.  In the past 4—5 years I have […] Read more…

Can ear pain be from my teeth?

Question: I found your Web Page while trying to figure out what is wrong with me, if you were closer to California I’d book an appointment. I’m a 41 yrs old and […] Read more…

Revision Sinus Surgery – Is It Necessary?

Choosing to have sinus surgery can be a difficult decision. Despite all of the advances in medical technology, there will still be some pain and swelling. Plus, getting surgery is just plain […] Read more…