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Nov, 2022
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eOs blog, Home Sleep Study

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What You Can Learn From A Home Sleep Study

Many people have made jokes about snoring throughout the years. Although we can debate who snores the loudest in our home, it’s crucial to understand why we or someone we love is prone to fits of snoring. Also, poor sleep quality can wreak havoc on your day-to-day activities, and it is equally essential to get […]

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15

Oct, 2022
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Uvulopalatopharyngoplasty (UPPP)

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A Uvulopalatopharyngoplasty Is More Than Just a Long Name

If you’ve tried everything to stop snoring and not had success, there may be a tiny culprit responsible for your and your partner’s nighttime woes in the back of your throat. Your uvula, a small flap of tissue responsible for keeping food from going up your nose, could be a disservice while you sleep. Sometimes, […]

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15

Sep, 2022
Category

Nasal Congestion

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Nasal Congestion Is Ruining My Sleep

Nasal congestion is a problem that can ruin a good night’s sleep. Not only can congestion keep you from getting sleep, but it can also disturb your partner’s rest. Sometimes nighttime stuffiness can be related to allergies. But when allergy medications don’t solve the problem, nasal airway obstruction may be the reason. Dr. Volpi can […]

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30

Aug, 2022
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Sleep

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3 Myths About Sleep

Many people believe that perpetual exhaustion is a fact of life. The hustle and bustle of running errands, work, and caring for your family can be exhausting. Getting enough rest is crucial for the ability to perform and remain healthy. Understanding how sleep deprivation affects you is vital to staying healthy. Here are a few […]

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15

Jul, 2022
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eOs blog

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Can Functional Endoscopic Sinus Surgery Help Me Sleep Again?

Few things can ruin your sleep the way a stuffy nose can. Chronic congestion and sinus pressure make nighttime miserable. What should be your time to rest ends up being the reason why you’re exhausted. But, there’s hope. Functional Endoscopic Sinus Surgery (FESS) can put you on the path to relief. How Does FESS Work? […]

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15

Jun, 2022
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eOs blog, Snoring, Tonsillectomy

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Are My Tonsils Making Me Snore?

Every morning your partner greets you with a not-so-subtle reminder of how your snoring is ruing their sleep. You’ve tried everything from adjusting your sleep position to different pillows, and you still get kicked out of your room. If your snoring has you at your wit’s end, there may be a little-known culprit that makes […]

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15

May, 2022
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Balloon Sinuplasty

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Is Balloon Sinuplasty Permanent?

Many patients wonder what the balloon sinuplasty procedure is and how effective it can be. For those who have tried other solutions to their sinus issues and have not seen improvement, balloon sinuplasty may be well worth considering. What Is Balloon Sinuplasty? Balloon sinuplasty is a minimally invasive medical procedure used to treat recurring sinus infections and […]

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15

Apr, 2022
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oral appliances

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These Appliances Are Oral

These days with a clogged supply chain, if you’re ordering a new refrigerator or other appliance you may have a six-month wait before you’ll be seeing it. At eos Sleep, Dr. Volpi has a much better option for an appliance that could far more valuable for you…and the person sleeping next to you — oral […]

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15

Mar, 2022
Category

Sleep Apnea

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What Sleep Apnea Can Do to You

It’s estimated that 22 million Americans suffer from moderate to severe sleep apnea. That’s a hard number to get a fully accurate estimate of, however, because about 80 percent of those people don’t get treatment. Bad idea. Sleep apnea is a scary thing that most people think is the problem of “other people.” That’s right […]

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Your Partner Will Love You Having Tongue Ablation

February is the month for lovers. But there’s nothing romantic about snoring, especially when it is chronic. Fortunately for your love life, Dr. Volpi can perform radiofrequency ablation of the tongue to shrink some of those tissues that are getting in the way of your airflow, causing your snoring. These are simple procedures Dr. Volpi […]

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15

Jan, 2022
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palate coblation

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Addressing the Palate to End Snoring

At eos Sleep, Dr. Volpi helps our patients deal with all kinds of issues affecting their, or their partner’s sleep. Snoring is the main culprit, whether it is tied to sleep apnea or not. Snoring is nothing more than the soft tissues in the back of the upper airway vibrating as air passes, but don’t […]

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15

Dec, 2021
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Laser-Assisted Tonsil Ablation

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Shrinking Rather Than Removing the Tonsils

In November’s blog we addressed tonsillectomies. While they were commonplace in the 1950, 67s, and 70s when children developed tonsillitis more than occasionally, today, ENT specialists like Dr. Volpi only resort to full removal of the tonsils when necessary. It’s no longer a go-to procedure. Plus, in adult patients tonsillectomies are no walk in the […]

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15

Nov, 2021
Category

eOs blog, Tonsillectomy

When the Tonsils Need to Come Out

If you’re over 55, odds are you know someone who has had their tonsils out. It was a pretty common minor surgery back in the 50s, 60s, and 70s on kids who had a couple bouts of tonsillitis. A tonsillectomy was considered a good treatment for the infection and inflammation of tonsillitis. Today ENT doctors […]

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15

Oct, 2021
Category

Deviated Septum, eOs blog, Septoplasty

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Correcting a Deviated Septum

Our noses have many parts that we know little about. So, when we hear about a procedure such as a septoplasty, we return a blank look. Uh, what?  When a patient has a deviated septum that means the partition between their nostrils has issues and surgery is necessary to correct it — septoplasty.  Dr. Volpi […]

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15

Sep, 2021
Category

eOs blog, Home Sleep Study, Sleep Apnea

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What’s the Deal with a Home Sleep Study?

It’s estimated that about 24 million Americans live with sleep apnea, but most have no idea they have it. But when the symptoms of sleep apnea such as daytime drowsiness and waking with a headache or a dry throat finally dictate attention, that’s when Dr. Volpi gets a call at eos Sleep.  Once Dr. Volpi […]

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