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Balloon Sinuplasty In-Office

Balloon Sinuplasty is now available to eligible patients as a procedure performed in your doctor’s office, under local anesthesia. Dr. Weeks will recommend the best approach for you.

  • Benefits of Balloon Sinuplasty In-Office
  • Local Anesthesia - Balloon Sinuplasty In-Office is an option for patients who decline or are ineligible for general anesthesia. 
  • Fast Recovery - While recovery time varies with each patient, most patients who undergo the in-office procedure can return to normal activities and work within 2 days.(1) 
  • Comfortable Surroundings - Experience the procedure in the comfort of your physician’s office rather than a hospital operating room. 
  • High Patient Satisfaction - The majority of patients who had Balloon Sinuplasty In-Office would recommend the procedure to family and friends.(1) 
  • Potential for Significant Cost Savings - Some eligible patients may have lower out-of-pocket costs if the procedure is performed in a lower cost of care setting, such as a physician’s office. 


 

For more information contact Dr. Weeks to learn more about this exciting new surgical option for your sinusitis symptoms. 

1.Karanfilov B, et al. Office-Based balloon sinus dilation: a prospective, multicenter study of 203 patients. Int Forum Allergy Rhinol; Nov 2012 Epub.