BayCare Clinic Blog
When do tonsils need to go?
"When is the right time to take out tonsils?" As an otolaryngologist, I get this question a lot. People often think tonsils are only removed for strep infections. This is not true. There are guidelines that have been developed after extensive study.…
My insurance pays for hearing aids! What’s the catch?
You may be noticing that you or your spouse are having a little more difficulty hearing, especially in noisy situations. Going out to eat and having a conversation in a busy restaurant have become a challenge and there is less agreement on where the…
Advances in SI Joint Fusion
Nothing is more annoying than an aching back, especially when it means your joints are not working properly. One of the most common causes of low back and buttocks pain is caused by the sacroiliac joint. Everyone has two sacroiliac (SI) joints.