Allergy Season Worse Than Ever

  • On May 27, 2019
It’s not just you: allergy season is lasting longer and more severe than ever, according to a new survey by the American Academy of Allergy Asthma and Immunology (AAAI).
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STSI Has Moved to a New Location in McAllen

  • On March 19, 2019
New Location. Same Staff. Same Top Service. We’ve moved! South Texas Sinus Institute has a brand new location. Our office is now located at 4865 N McColl Rd in McAllen, located at North McColl Business Park. The new office opened on March 11th and we couldn’t be more excited. The new office is just down […]
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Does Your Insurance Cover Sinus Procedures?

  • On March 1, 2019
Do you have sinus problems? Do you know if your insurance will cover a sinus procedure or visit? You’d be surprised! Many patients are under the impression we are specialists that will not be covered by insurance, but that is not necessarily the case. The only way to find out for sure is to call […]
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Chronic Sinusitis Nearly Doubles Risk of Depression and Anxiety

  • On February 21, 2019
Anyone who has dealt with sinus pain and pressure knows that it’s uncomfortable, unpleasant and a major inconvenience. A new study out of South Korea finds that the consequences of chronic sinusitis are even worse than previously thought: chronic sinus sufferers are more than 1.5 times more likely to suffer from depression and anxiety. It’s […]
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Your Head is Full of Sinus Cavities

  • On January 22, 2019
Did you know you have 4 sinus cavities in your head? They are the frontal, ethmoid, sphenoid and maxillary sinuses, named after the skull bones where they are located. No wonder sinus problems can feel like a vice grip squeezing on your skull! If you suspect a sinus infection or other sinus problem, we can […]
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2018 Holiday Schedule

  • On December 17, 2018
Our office will be closed Monday & Tuesday for Christmas Eve & Christmas Day. We will also be closed New Year’s Eve & New Year’s Day. Happy Holidays from STSI!
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Is Your Toothache Caused by a Sinus Infection?

  • On November 12, 2018
When you think of sinus pain, you probably think of pain around your nose, eyes and forehead, but what about in your teeth? Did you know a toothache can also be caused by sinusitis? The maxillary sinuses behind your cheekbones are close to your upper rear teeth, so if they are infected or there is […]
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