For Immediate Release:
March 25, 2013
St. Luke's Hospital to host free seminar on new innovations in sinus surgery presented by otolaryngologist Wendy B. R. Stern, MD
Free seminar to feature Balloon Sinuplasty™, a minimally invasive procedure that opens sinus passages and relives pain and pressure associated with chronic sinusitis
The seminar will be presented by otolaryngologist Wendy B.R. Stern, MD, a surgeon who specializes in ear, nose and throat disorders.
Dr. Stern's presentation will include information on the facts about chronic sinusitis, common symptoms of chronic sinusitis, the benefits of Balloon Sinuplasty and how the new surgical technique works. For more information on Balloon Sinuplasty, visit www.southcoast.org/surgery/balloonsinuplasty.html.
The seminar will take place on Wednesday, April 10, from 6 to 7 p.m. at the White Home on the campus of St. Luke's Hospital at 101 Page Street in New Bedford. The White Home is located to the right of the Emergency Department entrance. This event is free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be served. Registration is preferred. To register, please call the Southcoast Wellness Line at 800-497-1727.
Dr. Stern is an otolaryngologist practicing in all aspects of ear, nose and throat care. Board certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology, Dr. Stern has had an active practice for more than 20 years. She is the Chair of the Media & Public Relations Committee and the Secretary for the Board of Governors for the American Academy of Otolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery. Dr. Stern is also a board member and past president of the Massachusetts Society of Otolaryngology. Her office is located at Northeast ENT, 299 Faunce Corner Road in Dartmouth.