Sinus problems are one of the most common complaints of patients seeking care from an ear, nose and throat specialist. Riley Hospital for Children at Indiana University Health provides the latest medical treatment options and innovative surgical techniques to bring relief to pediatric patients suffering from chronic sinus disease.
The otolaryngology specialists at Riley at IU Health offer comprehensive evaluation and treatment options for patients suffering from sinusitis. We work together as a team with fellowship trained pediatric allergists, using nasal steroids and other medications in order to relieve symptoms.
Adenoidectomy (removing the adenoids) or sinus surgery may be needed in severe cases. Surgery is always a last resort to resolve sinus issues in children. Fortunately, many children outgrow sinus problems as they approach adolescence