Sinus & Snoring Specialists

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

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Snoring and Sleep Studies

Ashford Clinic is please to offer convenient, home-based sleep studies to help diagnose sleep problems. This service compliments our treatment of the sinuses, snoring, sleep apnea, and other ENT issues that can impact a patient's quality of sleep.

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Allergy Testing

Ashford Clinic is pleased to offer in-office Allergy Testing to patients. This service compliments our treatment of the sinuses, chronic sinisitis, asthma, and other common ENT issues.

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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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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, Snoring, Allergies & More at Ashford Clinic

Ashford ENT Clinic is your specialist for all issues related to sinuses, snoring, and more. Founded in 2014, Ashford Clinic provides a comprehensive approach to the treatment of earnose, 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, snoringsinus infectionsallergiesthyroid noduleshearing problemsrecurring ear infectionsear dysfunction and more.

Dr. Alex Ashford is thrilled to serve the Athens, Georgia area and beyond. If you suffer from conditions such as sinussnoring or allergies 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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How to Get Rid of a Stuffy Nose

Nasal congestion is miserable, no doubt. If you are suffering you might want to try one or more of these tips to find relief. No matter the cause of your stuffy nose – allergies, viral colds, environmental irritants – it would be nice to open up the blocked passages and turn off the mucous faucet. Here are some potential remedies ranging from simple to surgical that can help.

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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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There are many variables that contribute to the decision to have thyroid surgery and whether or not you need your entire thyroid gland removed or just part of it. At Ashford Clinic, decisions on how to treat thyroid nodules are carefully tailored to each patient given that there are many appropriate ways to treat thyroid nodules and patient involvement in decision making is very important to us.

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