Patient Education

Our team of specialists and staff believe that informed patients are better equipped to make decisions regarding their health and well being. For your personal use, we have created an extensive patient library covering an array of educational topics. Browse through these diagnoses and treatments to learn more about topics of interest to you. Or, for a more comprehensive search of our entire Web site, enter your term(s) in the search bar provided.  For additional medical information, click on link at bottom to American Academy of Otolaryngology.

As always, you can contact our office to answer any questions or concerns.

American Academy of Otolaryngology

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Mononucleosis
... Transmission EBV, the virus that causes most cases of  mononucleosis, infects and reproduces in the  salivary glands...

Salivary Gland Disorders
The salivary glands are found in and near your mouth, face, and neck...

Fine Needle Aspiration
... A few common reasons FNA is performed in the neck include: Nodules in the thyroid gland Enlarged or abnormal lymph nodes Neck cysts Lumps or masses in the salivary glands (i...

Head and Neck Cancer
...But a lump(s) in the neck can be the first sign of cancer of the mouth, throat, voice box (larynx), thyroid gland, salivary glands, or of certain lymphomas and blood cancers...

Sialadenitis
...The salivary glands are responsible for producing and storing saliva...