How long is the balloon sinuplasty procedure effective?

Alen N. Cohen, MD
Ear, Nose & Throat (Otolaryngology)
Ninety percent of patients who undergo a balloon sinuplasty procedure only need it once. In this video, sinus surgeon Alen Cohen, MD, FACS, of West Hills Hospital, explains why balloon sinuplasty is so effective.

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