Sinus Center


The Stanford Sinus Center provides comprehensive medical and surgical care for disorders and complex problems of the nose and paranasal sinuses:

  • Computer-assisted and revision endoscopic sinus surgery for complicated sinus disease
  • Interdisciplinary minimally invasive surgical approaches to the skull base, orbit, and optic nerve
  • Research protocols exploring sinus wound healing and novel therapies for chronic sinusitis


Conditions Treated by the Stanford Sinus Center

  • Polyps (nasal polyposis)
  • Nasal allergies
  • Asthma-associated sinus diseases
  • Persisent sinus disease after previous surgery
  • Headache with sinus components
  • Complications of previous sinus surgeries
  • Frontal and sphenoid sinusitis
  • Blocked nasal passages
  • Blocked tear duct passages
  • Surgical management of Grave's disease
  • Tumors of the nose and sinuses (nasal tumors)
  • Pituitary and skull base tumors