ENT Surgeon of Iowa
Dr. Gonzales is able to complete the Balloon Sinuplasty procedure from the comfort of one of our many offices in Fort Dodge, Waverly, Pocahontas, Humbolt, and Webster City. Once the procedure is complete, patients are often able to return home the very same day.
Balloon Sinuplasty In-Office (BSPIO)
Balloon Sinuplasty is now available to eligible patients as a procedure performed in your doctor’s office, under local anesthesia. Your physician will recommend the best approach for you.
Benefits of Balloon Sinuplasty In-Office (BSPIO):
- Local Anesthesia
Balloon Sinuplasty In-Office is an option for patients who decline or are ineligible for general anesthesia.
- Fast Recovery
While recovery time varies with each patient, most patients who undergo the in-office procedure can return to normal activities and work within 2 days.1
- Comfortable Surroundings
Experience the procedure in the comfort of your physician’s office rather than a hospital operating room.
- High Patient Satisfaction
The majority of patients who had Balloon Sinuplasty In-Office would recommend the procedure to family and friends.1
- Potential for Significant Cost Savings
Some eligible patients may have lower out-of-pocket costs if the procedure is performed in a lower cost of care setting, such as a physician office.
For more information
Contact us to learn more about this exciting new option to address your sinusitis symptoms.
Important Safety Information
Balloon Sinuplasty Technology is intended for use by or under the direction of a physician. Balloon Sinuplasty Technology has associated risks, including tissue and mucosal trauma, infection, or possible optic injury. Consult your physician for a full discussion of risks and benefits to determine whether this procedure is right for you.
1. Karanfilov B, Silvers S, Pasha R, Sikand A, Shikani A, Sillers M; for the ORIOS2 study investigators. Office-based balloon sinus dilation: a prospective, multicenter study of 203 patients. Int Forum Allergy Rhinol. 2013;3(5):404-411.
If you are interested in learning more about Balloon Sinuplasty performed by Dr. Gonzales, please call our office today at (515) 576-3100 to request an appointment.