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Ashford Clinic treats conditions of the ear, nose, and throat, specializing in simple and effective treatments for sinus and allergy issues. Treating patients from 0 to 100, we're here to help you feel better sooner.

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Balloon Sinuplasty

Sufferers of chronic sinusitis can finally find long-term relief with a gentle procedure called balloon sinuplasty, which is used to restore proper drainage of the nasal cavity.

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Allergy Treatment

Ashford Clinic offers convenient treatment for environmental allergies using allergy drops. This service compliments our treatment of the sinuses, chronic sinusitis, asthma, and other common ENT issues.

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Pediatric ENT

Ashford Clinic is a kid-friendly ENT! We love our pediatric patients, and we strive to put parents and kids at ease.

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ENT, Sinuses, Allergies & More at Ashford Clinic

Ashford ENT Clinic in Athens, GA is your trusted specialist for all issues related to sinuses, allergies, ears, and more. Founded in 2014, Ashford Clinic provides a comprehensive approach to the treatment of ear, nose, and throat conditions, and provides a wide array of treatments, including many minimally invasive techniques and procedures available in our office.

Dr. Alex Ashford and our providers help patients get lasting relief from complaints including, sinus infections, allergies, recurring ear infections, ear dysfunction and more.

Dr. Alex Ashford is thrilled to serve the Athens, Georgia area and beyond. If you suffer from conditions such as sinus, allergies or earaches, contact us today! Call 706-248-6860 to schedule a consultation. Our practice serves Athens, Winder, Commerce, Duluth and surrounding areas in Northeast Georgia.

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"We live two hours from the clinic and it is worth the drive."

When Should You See a Doctor about a Sinus Infection?

If you’ve ever wondered whether you should wait out a sinus infection or see your doctor, you’re not alone. It’s certainly tempting to skip the office visit when you feel terrible and don’t think that you’ll be told to do more than get some rest and take an over-the-counter medication. There are times when skipping that visit to the doctor can actually make things worse.

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Yes, you can actually teach your body to tolerate the allergens that affect you. Through subcutaneous immunotherapy (allergy shots) or sublingual immunotherapy (allergy drops), your body will gradually build an immunity to these allergens, and bring you relief. This therapy is planned out and administered by our allergist based on the results of your allergy test.

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Acute sinusitis can be treated with antibiotics, nasal steroids, and other mild medical treatments. If you’ve tried these treatments, and your sinus infections either keep coming back or never fully heal, you may have a condition called chronic sinusitis. This condition is treatable at our Athens ENT clinic.

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Balloon sinuplasty is a gentle in-office procedure that opens the nasal passages to allow proper drainage to occur. Our ENT will first insert a small balloon catheter into the nasal passage, slowly inflate it to open the sinuses, and then gently spray a saline solution to clean out any remaining infection.

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