The second edition of the textbook, Sleep Apnea and Snoring: Surgical and Non-Surgical Therapy, edited by Chicago ENT medical director Dr. Michael Friedman and Dr. Ofer Jacobowitz is scheduled for release May 16, 2019.
Recent years have brought many significant changes to the field of sleep apnea and snoring, and this new edition is up to date with every effective intervention. a focused, multidisciplinary approach to all sleep apnea and snoring related illnesses, making it an outstanding reference for surgery in this key area within otolaryngology. New chapters, new video clips, new techniques and procedures, and new contributing authors.
To learn more about the book, click on this link.
On Thursday, June 14, 2018, Dr. Michael Friedman, Dr. T.K. Venkatesan, and Dr. Claire Kenneally held a free community education event at Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center in Olson Auditorium to to discuss Inspire Therapy, a groundbreaking treatment for people who struggle with Sleep Apnea. Continue reading Many People Learned About Inspire Therapy for Sleep Apnea At Our Free Event.
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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This video features the most up-to-date information and how to use a CPAP machine. Continue reading Understanding CPAP
According to the American Cancer Society, it is estimated that in 2018, there will be about 53,990 new cases of thyroid cancer in the United States. Of those cases, 40,900 will be women and 13,090 men. Unfortunately, women have a higher risk of mortality with 1,100 cases of death and 960 for men. Continue reading Thyroid Cancer On The Rise
December is Safe Toys and Gift Month
Preparing for the holiday’s can be stressful. Sending out greetings cards, baking, cooking, observing religious traditions, and purchasing gifts for loved ones can add up. In the midst of all holiday to-do’s; it is important to add children safety to the top of the list. Continue reading Are Your Child’s Toys Dangerous?
It is estimated that more than 18 million Americans have sleep apnea and 80 percent of all moderate and severe cases of Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) go each year undiagnosed. Sleep apnea is a serious breathing condition that if not treated, can have serious complications to our health. ChicagoENT is proud to be one of the three in Illinois to exclusively offer an innovative and non-invasive treatment option to effectively treat OSA. Continue reading Chicago ENT is One of Three Centers in Illinois to Offer a New and Innovative Way to Treat Obstructive Sleep Apnea