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.
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
Women and Sleep Apnea
When we think about someone suffering with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), we often picture an older, heavyset male with a thick neckline and a ground-shaking snore. While this mental picture fits the medical description of a patient suffering from sleep apnea, it by no means paints the complete picture of most sleep apnea suffers. Continue reading Why Are More Women with OSA Misdiagnosed?
Dr. Friedman Receives the Eminent Honor
Dr. Michael Friedman, medical director for Chicago ENT has been recognized by Castle Connolly Medical Ltd. as a “Top Doctor” for 2018. Dr. Friedman has the eminent honor to be recognized as one of the best otolaryngologists. Continue reading Dr. Friedman Named 2018 Top Doctor By Castle Connolly