Fix Your Sinuses Without Surgery or Medications
September 03, 2021
Summer is coming to a close and with it the increased possibility of sinus infections, especially for those who suffer from ragweed allergies and seasonal colds. Many tough it out or utilize over the counter remedies like Flonase with some degree of success, but a better option may be to seek out an Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT) surgeon like Palomar Health-affiliated physician Saurabh Shah, MD, FAAOA. While he is a trained surgeon, he says he can treat many people without surgery through innovative technology performed in his office with few side effects. “I’m making the world a better place, one nose at a time,” Dr. Shah likes to say.    Chronic Rhino sinusitis (an inflammation of the sinus lining causing blockage) may be causing great disruption in your daily life. Headaches, sleeplessness, irritability and general discomfort may last days, weeks or even months and may return after only a short respite. Nasal rinses and decongestants are often ...
New Equipment Part of Capital Improvement Plan at Palomar Health
August 25, 2021
Executing a capital improvement plan to enhance patient experience and put the best technology tools in the hands of staff, Palomar Health has started installing a series of equipment upgrades at Palomar Medical Centers (PMC) in Poway and ...
What to Know About Pursuing a Career in Health Care
August 16, 2021
Pursuing a career in the health care field can offer a number of rewards ranging from job security to control over your schedule to limitless employment paths. But starting a position in this industry requires intense schooling and notable ...
Five Reasons to Choose a Career in Health Care
August 10, 2021
A career is more than receiving a steady paycheck. You spend the majority of your life at work, and choosing the appropriate field to spend such an inordinate amount of time is a decision you should make with care and thoughtful ...
The Five Types of Hepatitis and How to Treat Them
July 28, 2021
Hepatitis is an inflammation of the liver, an important organ that filters blood, fights infections and metabolizes carbohydrates, fats and proteins. Under the broad umbrella of viral hepatitides are five separate, unique types: A, B, C, D and E, ...
Palomar Medical Center Escondido Named a Best Regional Hospital by U.S. News
July 27, 2021
U.S. News and World Report named Palomar Medical Center Escondido to its “Best Regional Hospitals” list today and revealed the medical center had achieved a “High Performing” ranking in six procedure ...
New Weight Loss Drug an Option for Palomar Health Patients
July 20, 2021
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved a new weight loss drug in June that has some physicians, including Palomar Health Board-Certified Physician Pegah Mashayekhi, DO, excited about its potential.   The Wegovy drug is ...