The Sniff Test: How to Identify Chronic Sinusitis and Treat It Appropriately

Medical management of chronic sinusitis – a common, complex and costly disorder – often fails to bring patients relief. So, which treatments have value? Otolaryngologist Anna Butrymowicz, MD, FAAOA, presents an update, delineating diagnostic steps and therapeutic options, including when to consider surgery. Learn about the nasal microbiome, reasons it may fail to reestablish after illness, and why some patients are extolling kimchi.


May 14, 2021

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Anna Butrymowicz, MD

Anna Butrymowicz, MD


Dr. Anna Butrymowicz is an otolaryngologist with a particular interest in treating nasal congestion and chronic sinus issues. She also has expertise in head and neck trauma. She cares for both adults and children. One of Butrymowicz's ...

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