Nose and Sinus Problems
Nose & Sinus problems in Irvine, CA
Advanced ENT training & ENT specialty teaching obtained during 4 prominent University Medical postgraduate training programs, has allowed Dr. Victor Strelzow to develope an extraordinary level of experience in the diagnosis and treatment of all aspects of ENT- Head Neck Medicine & Surgery.
Training under international & National nasal surgery experts, has given Dr. Strelzow his uniquely advanced both functional & cosmetic training in nasal surgery, followed by decades of practical expertise in improving nasal / sinus - functional problems as well as cosmetic appearance improvement nasal procedures of all types and complexity.
ADVANCED SPECIALIZED EXPERTISE...specific examples of our most commonly focused on clinical problem areas are included here, along with a short outline of the advantages available.
NOSE & SINUS Disorders
...common problems seen:
* nasal blockage * sinus infections
* nose congestion * facial local pressure/pain
* drippy / runny nose * colored nasal drainage
* postnasal drip * throat clearing mucus
* nasal polyps * facial headaches
* nosebleeds * repeated nose infections
* deviated nasal septum * poor smell / taste changes
* broken nose * throat clearing / postnasal drip
* cosmetic nasal surgery * recurrent head colds
* nasal allergies * upper teeth pain
* mouth breathing * chronic nasal stuffiness
* snoring / sleep difficulty * repeated 'head colds'
ADVANCED TREATMENTS examples include:
Examinations in-office diagnostic advances including the use of Rigid Nasal Endoscopy, Fiber-Optic Flexible Endoscopy and if needed referral for state-of-the-art CT & MRI scans for more correct diagnosis and treatment decision making, etc. are routinely used to identify and choose the best treatment options and outcomes for our patients.
Balloon Sinuplasty Dilatation procedure's early addition to our practice, has already been used on 100's of sinuses, providing a more conservative in-office, quick & easily tolerated, under topical/local anesthetic, improvement in sinus drainage and therefore minimally invasive treatment of sinusitis, in appropriate patients.
Introducing Endoscopic Sinus Surgery - the greatest advance in nasal/sinus surgery in >100 years - here first ~25 years ago into Orange County while teaching at the University of California, Irvine, has resulted in 100s of personal cases resulting in extensive clinical experience in this minimally invasive, more effective, less down time etc. sinus surgery technique.
Helping to bring revolutionary Computer generated 3–Dimensional Imaging Sinus Surgery to our sinus patients >10 years ago already, helping provide our patients with advanced Endoscopic Sinus Surgery techniques made possible with this Computer Assisted Digital Technology .... resulting in much more effective, minimally invasive and safer sinus surgery.
If you or a loved one suffers from nose and sinus problems, call Dr. Victor Strelzow at (949) 753-9299 for an appointment in Irvine, CA today!