Dr. Douglas Dedo, MD

Posts by Dr. Douglas Dedo

nasal sprays

Nasal Sprays – How Do They Work?

Most people are familiar with nasal sprays and the relief they can offer for various conditions. The spray is just one way to deliver various medications in a liquid form. It’s sprayed in the nose, or through the nostrils, and then the inside of your nose absorbs the medication. If you have been prescribed a…

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ent issues

Top Winter ENT Issues

Top Winter ENT Issues at Palm Beach Sinus Doctors Ear, nose, and throat issues happen during all times of the year, but we do see some problems pop up more in the winter. This is because the temperatures get colder and the air gets drier. So as we transition out of daylight savings and prepare…

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winter allergies

Winter Allergies and How to Combat Them Effectively

Winter Allergies and How to Combat Them We all know that winter comes with too much cold, even if it is mild here in Florida. This colder weather tends to increase your chances of getting exposed to a different disposition of triggers. If you are a person who is allergic to pollen or summer allergies,…

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what are tonsils

What Are Tonsils and What Are They For?

What are tonsils and what are they for? The main function of the tonsils (palatine tonsils) is to produce antibodies to fight disease-causing microorganisms, acting as great allies of the immune system. They are extremely rich in lymphocytes (cells that act to defend the body) and are located in a strategic position (between the mouth,…

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drain sinuses

How To Drain Sinuses for Relief

Want to know how to drain sinuses and get some relief? Read on for the latest sinus information from Palm Beach Sinus Doctors. Sinus infections are a painful condition for many Florida residents. Known as sinusitis, it is an inflammation of your nasal cavity. Various things cause sinus infections, but typically it is from narrow…

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allergies and your hearing

Allergies and Your Hearing – An FAQ

With fall comes a new set of allergies. It’s hay fever. Then you have pet dander, dust, pollen, grass, and a host of other things that can affect your allergies. Usually, it starts with itchy eyes that water, and a stuffed up nose. But perhaps you haven’t considered the ways that allergies affect your ears.…

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drain sinuses

How to Avoid Sinus Issues

Most people don’t even consider their sinuses until they start to have a problem with them. You can fly through life easily for years without a single sinus problem until, all of a sudden, you feel the telltale pain and pressure that a sinus headache brings. Fortunately, there are many steps you can take to…

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treating headaches

Treating Headaches with Your ENT Doctor in Palm Beach

It is common to suffer from headaches occasionally. Most of the time, headaches do not require any medical intervention. However, sometimes you may suffer from persistent headaches that force you to seek medical attention. It is highly recommended that you visit the office of an ear, nose, and throat (ENT) specialist if you have symptoms…

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3 Common Surgeries You Might Need In Your Retirement

When you reach the age of retirement, there’s a chance you’ll need one or more medical procedures to maintain your quality of life. Though you’ve maintained a healthy life so far, with older age comes the threat of deteriorating health. Unfortunately, many people forget to save for medical expenses as they prepare for retirement. As…

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