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The Vent-Os Dilation System Helps Open Blocked Blocked Sinus Passages

The Vent-Os System offers a quick and comfortable way to open blocked sinus passages and help them drain. For most patients, the procedure can be done in the office, with local anesthesia. The procedure takes about an hour, and when it’s over, you may return immediately to your normal daily activities.



How it works

(1) Sinusitis occurs when sinus passages are blocked by swelling or inflammation.

(2) The Vent-Os Sinus Dilation System is a small, capsule-shaped device that your physician temporarily places into the blocked sinus opening.

(3) Once in position, the device absorbs moisture from the sinus passage lining and gradually expands.

(4) The device is then removed, thereby opening the passage and restoring sinus drainage and making easier for you to breathe. Depending on the severity of your symptoms, your doctor may place and remove the capsule device during your sinus surgery in the operating room or as a procedure performed in the office.

Contact our office to see if the Vent-Os System is right for you

If you have questions about the Vent-Os System, please contact us by calling us at 650-328-0511. We’ll answer your questions and provide you with detailed information about the procedure to help you decide if it might be right for you.

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