Category Archives: ENT

This issue of Upstate Health is brought to you by the number 5

Lots of important “fives” around Upstate these days, including: 5 years ago, the Upstate Golisano Children’s Hospital opened its doors in a “treehouse” addition above Upstate University Hospital in downtown Syracuse. 5 members of KidzBop visited patients at the Upstate Golisano … Continue reading

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“Happy to share,” writes Dr. Albert Falcone

“I am full of stories and happy to share,” wrote Alfred Falcone DDS, MD in response to a request for first-hand memories of the opening of Upstate’s downtown and community campus hospitals 50 years ago. Dr. Falcone, a retired plastic … Continue reading

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New generation of sinus surgery relies on balloon catheter

Sinusitis patients have a safer, quicker method of obtaining relief, through a procedure that uses a balloon catheter. Patients suffering from chronic, persistent sinusitis due to anatomical problems may be candidates for sinus surgery if they do not respond to … Continue reading

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