Botsford News Release
Farmington Hills, Mich. (October 26, 2010)---Are you a sinus sufferer? Learn about breakthrough technology that treats chronic sinusitis at a community lecture on Tuesday, November 16 at 6:30 p.m. at Botsford Hospital.
Sinusitis is one of the most common chronic health problems in the U.S. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimate that close to 31 million adults suffer from chronic sinusitis, resulting in 15 billion doctor visits and more than 200,000 sinus surgical procedures each year. Patients suffer headaches, congestion, fatigue and other symptoms. This condition significantly impacts an individual’s physical, functional, and emotional quality of life.
The highly informative and free discussion, sponsored by Botsford Hospital, will include information on Balloon Sinuplasty, a minimally invasive, safe and effective, and clinically proven technology to help sinus sufferers. David Seel, D.O., ear, nose and throat specialist, will speak. Balloon Sinuplasty is now being offered by multiple Botsford physicians.
For more information or to register for this event, please call the Botsford Sinus Center of Excellence at (877) 442-7900. Botsford Hospital is located at 28050 Grand River Avenue in Farmington Hills. The program will be held in the Community Room located in the Allen Zieger Administrative & Education Building on the hospital campus.
Botsford Hospital is a multi-specialty 330 bed hospital and verified trauma center located in Farmington Hills, Michigan. The campus also houses an imaging center and a comprehensive care cancer center. Botsford Hospital is also home to an extensive medical education program and is part of Michigan State University's statewide campus system. Botsford Hospital each year cares for approximately 16,000 inpatients and more than 60,000 emergency and trauma patients with a team of 2,500 employees, 300 volunteers and more than 600 physicians. A not-for-profit hospital, Botsford provided almost $10.5 million in community benefit during its 2011 fiscal year.
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