Patient Education

Our team of specialists and staff believe that informed patients are better equipped to make decisions regarding their health and well being. For your personal use, we have created an extensive patient library covering an array of educational topics. Browse through these diagnoses and treatments to learn more about topics of interest to you. Or, for a more comprehensive search of our entire Web site, enter your term(s) in the search bar provided.

As always, you can contact our office to answer any questions or concerns.
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... Ear Infection Mouth Sores Neck Pain Sore Throat Head and Neck Cancers Oral Cancers Snoring/Sleep Apnea Breathing Problems Dizziness       Ear Infection The ear is made up of three sections: the outer ear, middle ear and inner ear...

Ear
Dizziness The inner ear serves two purposes: hearing and balance...

Krystyna V. Gal, D.O.
... Orland Park, IL ENT Doctor Century Ear, Nose and Throat, Head and Neck Surgery General Otolaryngology Clinical Expertise Adult and pediatric general ENT Thyroid/Parathyroid Neck masses Snoring and Sleep Apnea Tosillectomy and Adenoidectomy Ear tubes/Ear disorders Endoscopic Sinus Surgery Balloon sinuplasty Deviated Nasal Septum Allergy testing and treatment Hearing loss Headaches Dizziness/Vertigo Salivary Gland Disorders Hoarseness Cough Education Undergraduate The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Medical School Midwestern University- Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine Residency Program Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine-Otolaryngology-Facial Plastics Surgery Languages Spoken English and Polish

Head and Neck
... Bell's Palsy Children and Facial Paralysis Dizziness and Motion Sickness Facial Plastic Surgery Facial Sports Injuries Children and Facial Trauma Cleft Lip and Cleft Palate Pediatric Head and Neck Tumors Sinus Pain Sinusitis Fall Prevention Head and Neck Cancer Sinus Headaches Thyroid Disorders and Surgery TMJ

Cholesteatoma
...Hearing loss, dizziness, and facial muscle paralysis are rare, but can result from continued cholesteatoma growth...

Earaches
... In young children, adolescents, and adults look for: earache; feeling of fullness or pressure; hearing problems; dizziness; loss of balance, nausea, vomiting, ear drainage, and/or  fever...

Earwax
...Common solutions used for syringing include water and saline, which should be warmed to body temperature to prevent dizziness...

Buying a Hearing Aid: Answers to common questions
...If you have ear pain, drainage, excess earwax, hearing loss in only one ear, sudden or rapidly progressive hearing loss, or dizziness, it is especially important that you see an otolaryngologist, as these may be symptoms indicating a serious medical problem...

What You Should Know About Otosclerosis
...Other symptoms of the disorder can include dizziness, balance problems, or a sensation of ringing, roaring, buzzing, or hissing in the ears or head known as tinnitus...

Children and Facial Paralysis
... Episodes of dizziness...

Dizziness and Motion Sickness
Insight into causes and prevention What is dizziness...

Fall Prevention
...This includes a search for causes of dizziness, such as inner ear diseases; an evaluation of the inner ear balance system, which might be adversely affected by certain drugs (such as a class of antibiotics known as aminoglycocides); trauma; and the aging process...

Children and Facial Paralysis
... Episodes of dizziness...

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Century Ear, Nose and Throat, Head and Neck Surgery

(708) 460-0007
16001 108th Ave Orland Park, IL 60467-5354
2850 West 95th Street
Suite 403, Evergreen Park, Illinois 60805
1890 Silver Cross Boulevard
Pavilion A
Suite 245, New Lenox, IL 60451