Functional Endoscopic Sinus Surgery (FESS) is the advanced approach to surgery on the sinuses. FESS involves removing soft tissue and bone to enlarge the opening of your sinuses, reduce inflammation and restore normal function. FESS surgery at Fort hospital allows better penetration of medical treatments, such as salt-water rinses and steroid sprays, into your nose and sinuses. We provide the best FESS treatment in Hyderabad with our advanced treatments.
The surgery is usually performed through your nostrils. Our expert specialists in FESS views the inner part of your nose through a nasal endoscope which has a camera and also a light on the tip. After viewing the problem area, your surgeon works to widen the natural openings of your sinuses and create more space.
The operation takes approximately 2 hours and requires a general anesthesia. It is performed completely through the nostril with endoscopic instruments. The opening to the various sinuses are opened and the infection/ polyps cleared. Each sinus procedure is different and is tailored to the individual patient.