Romeo Shoshoo, a Chicago ENT patient, suffered through daily episodes of
falling asleep suddenly, even while walking
“Inspire is the very best option we’ve ever had for treating patients with obstructive sleep apnea.” – Chicago ENT Medical Director Michael Friedman, MD, a pioneer in sleep medicine.
Continue reading Inspire | CPAP Alternative for Sleep Apnea
If you or a loved one is struggling with Sleep Apnea, this is the informative discussion that may change your world. You may have heard about Inspire Therapy on the radio, and perhaps even read about it. Now, Chicago ENT and Dr. Michael Friedman are hosting a free Community Education Event on Thursday, June 14, 2018 at 6:30pm – 7:30pm to discuss this groundbreaking treatment.
The program features:
Dr. Michael Friedman – Program introduction
Patient advocate – Patient Experience
Panel Discussion for Q&A – with Dr. Michael Friedman, Dr. T.K. Venkatesan & Dr. Claire Kenneally
So if no mask, no hose, and no noise appeals to you, join us June 14th at Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center in Olson Auditorium at 836 W. Wellington, Chicago IL 60657.
Please click here to register (takes you to a registration form on Inspire’s website).
Chicago ENT’s very own Dr. Payal Patel was featured in Chicago’s Neighborhood Parents Network’s “Ask An Expert” column about treating Winter Eczema. Her advice is spot on. We’re proud that our doctors share their knowledge with those in need. If you have a question for our experts, just ask us.
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A nasal polyp is a painless tumor that grows in the lining of the nose or sinuses. Unlike polyps that develop in the colon or bladder, nasal polyps are usually noncancerous tumors. Continue reading Are You at Risk for Developing Nasal Polyps?
Featuring Dr. Friedman
This video features the most up-to-date information and how to use a CPAP machine. Continue reading Understanding CPAP
It’s No Love Story!
March 11-17th is National Sleep Awareness Week. The experts at Chicago ENT and Chicago Sleep Center are taking the opportunity this week to raise awareness about the importance of sleep and how sleep plays a critical role in our health. Continue reading Sleepless in Chicago
Dr. Payal Patel is Part of Expert Panel
Asthma is a major noncommunicable disease prevalent across the United States in 7.6% of adults and 8.4% of children. In Chicago, 10.8% of adults reported having asthma in 2014.
In Illinois, the percentage of adults and youth reporting that they are currently having asthma is higher than the percentage nationwide. Continue reading Managing Asthma in Urban Areas