Andros ENT and Sleep Center and Andros MedSpa at The WomEn’s Conference

Come see Andros ENT and Sleep Center and Andros MedSpa at The WomEn’s Conference on March 9, 2017 at the Best Western Premier Nicollet Inn in Burnsville!   “The mission of this event is to connect conference attendees with one … Continue reading

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Test your Knowledge with our Throat Quiz!

Test your knowledge of throat conditions, diseases, and symptoms with our throat quiz. The answers to all questions can be found elsewhere on the blog. So if you’re stuck on a question, peruse the archives to find the right answers. … Continue reading

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Parotid Glands & Lumps – Surgical Treatment

Most people have never even heard of the parotid glands, but everyone has them. They are the glands located on the sides of your face that produce saliva. In this blog, we will talk about the parotid glands and how … Continue reading

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Pharyngitis – What it is & How to Treat

Pharyngitis is a common condition of the throat marked by inflammation, swelling, and pain. Most people will experience some form of pharyngitis at some point during their lives. In this article, we will discuss pharyngitis, its causes and symptoms, as … Continue reading

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Lumps in the Neck – What are they & When to be Concerned

Have you ever felt a lump in your neck and immediately assumed it was a tumor? This is most people’s first thought when they feel a neck lump, but the truth is there are many things that can cause a … Continue reading

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Vitamin D Deficiency Following Thyroid Surgery

Two recent studies from Ireland investigate the potential benefits of Vitamin D on inflammation, the immune system and calcium levels following thyroid surgery. The results were a mixed bag of conclusive and inconclusive. Some valuable insights can be taken from … Continue reading

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Spasmodic Dysphonia & Vocal Cord Spasms

Spasmodic dysphonia is a condition affecting the vocal cords in which the patient has trouble speaking because of muscle spasms. In this article we will walk through the definition and causes of spasmodic dysphonia, as well as the symptoms and … Continue reading

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What Are Vocal Cord Polyps?

Vocal cord polyps are growths that can appear on the membranes covering the vocal cords. They are relatively common in people who work in voice-intensive jobs. In this article we will talk about what causes vocal cord polyps, how to … Continue reading

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How to Prevent Recurring Strep Throat

Strep throat is a bacterial infection of the throat caused by streptococcal bacteria (from which it gets its name). It can sometimes be mistaken for viral infections, or allergies which are much more common causes of a sore throat. Here … Continue reading

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