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Preparing for Covid-19

Dear Patient: In light of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the physicians and staff at ENT Specialists of Abilene would like to assure you that we are actively taking measures to keep our patients and staff safe. Your health and safety are our priority.  For any patient who has had a fever, shortness of breath, traveled

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Parathyroid 101

Parathyroid 101 The parathyroid glands are four very small glands that are found in the lower neck. The four glands sit near the thyroid (two on the right and two on the left), but otherwise they are not related to the thyroid in any way. The parathyroid glands help to control the amount of calcium

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Snoring Children

Should your child be snoring at night? Probably not! It is estimated that 10% of all children will snore at night. About one-third of children who snore will have obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) or sleep disordered breathing. These disorders are characterized by consistent snoring associated with restless sleep, frequent awakenings, and short pauses in breathing

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Nasal Obstruction

The inability to breathe through the nose is a problem that affects hundreds of thousands of people. It is often due to multiple factors, but many of these can be easily addressed with medications, office based procedures, or a simple surgery. One common cause of nasal obstruction is a deviated septum. The septum is the

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Now offering Vitural Doctor visits!

We are now offering virtual appointments online. If you would like to avoid coming into the office and would rather do a virtual video appointment online then give us a call to schedule an appontment.