Together, you and your doctor will decide if sinus surgery is right for you. If it is, you’ll likely have one of three kinds of functional endoscopic sinus surgery. All are minimally invasive outpatient procedures, so usually you go home the same day. Following such procedure, you should be able to breathe more freely and may experience fewer sinus infections.
Surgery to treat a chronic sinus infection is usually performed if medical treatment hasn’t worked. If you and your doctor decide that surgery is the best option, you may have one of these common procedures.
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