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Treatment for Sinus Headaches in Severna Park, MD

Everyone has gotten a headache at some point in their lives. However, do you know what kind of headache you’ve had? It’s important to get the proper diagnosis for sinus headaches so you can properly treat the problem. Severn River ENT can diagnose and effectively treat sinus headaches. For your appointment call (410) 544-9988, or request an appointment online. 

Symptoms of a Sinus Headache

Sinus headaches are caused by a blockage of normal sinus drainage. The obstruction causes mucus to build up and get trapped in your sinuses. Some of the symptoms of a sinus headache are:

  • Pain and pressure in the front of your face
  • Pain and pressure behind your eyes
  • Nasal stuffiness
  • Fatigue
  • A sore throat due to mucus build up

These symptoms are often intensified by damp, cold weather if it’s a sinus headache.

Effective Treatments for Sinus Headaches

The most important thing to keep in mind when looking to treat sinus headaches is to figure out what is causing it. Is it caused by allergies? Congestion?

Treatment options can include:

  • Try a Nasal Spray – Nasal sprays can reduce swelling and relieve sinus congestion for sinus headaches that are caused by infection or allergies.
  • Antibiotics – If the sinus infection is caused by infection, antibiotics can treat the problem.
  • Sinus Surgery – There are sinus surgery options to open the blockage, therefore reducing the number of sinus headaches.

If you think you suffer from sinus headaches, consult Severn River ENT for an appointment. 

Request an Appointment

CALL US AT (410) 544-9988 

HEALTH ALERT:  COVID-19 (Novel 2019 Corona virus)

Our office will be closed the following days: 

11/25: Open 8AM – 3PM

11/26: Closed

11/27: Open 8AM – 3PM

While many things have changed, one thing has remained the same – our commitment to your safety. Please see the outlined policies that we have put in place to ensure patients and staff are protected.

If you are experiencing any of the following, you will have to reschedule your appointment:

We ask for your patience and understanding with all of these required changes. We look forward to seeing you and are happy to answer any questions you may have about the steps we are taking to keep our patients and staff safe in our practice.

Thank you,
Dr. Kleiman and the medical team
Severn River ENT

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