Nasal congestion is a common symptom of many different allergy and sinus issues. For most patients, nasal congestion is a mild irritation or inconvenience paired with facial pain and sinus pressure. However, infants with nasal congestion or people with chronic symptoms should seek medical attention. The experienced staff at the Center for Allergy and Asthma of Georgia can help patients discover the source of their nasal congestion and find relief.
When to Visit a Doctor for Nasal Allergies
There are many different conditions that cause nasal congestion, ranging from chronic sinusitis to the common cold. The only way to correctly diagnose the source of nasal congestion is through a medical examination. At the Center for Allergy and Asthma of Georgia, we understand that many adults seek at-home care for their nasal congestion and stuffy noses. Listed below are several common signs that it’s time to visit a doctor for nasal congestion relief:
- Congestion symptoms lasting 10 days or more
- Nasal discharge that’s green, yellow, or bloody
- Nasal congestion in addition to asthma or emphysema
- Nasal discharge accompanied by sinus pain or fever
- Nasal congestion in children younger than 2 years old
- Nasal congestion that causes difficulty with infant nursing
- Nasal congestion that reappears when exposed to the same items or environments
Find Nasal Congestion Relief at The Center for Allergy and Asthma of Georgia
Our Atlanta area allergy and sinus specialists help patients with nasal congestion find relief. During an initial consultation, our board certified allergy doctors will discuss the current nasal congestion symptoms, the patient’s medical history, and other environmental factors. Working with the patient, our compassionate medical team at the Center for Allergy and Asthma of Georgia, P.C. will develop an individualized care plan that addresses specific medical and lifestyle needs.
Contact the Center for Allergy and Asthma of Georgia for nasal congestion relief. Our Atlanta area offices are available via phone at (770) 459-0620 or through our online contact form. Schedule a consultation at one of our easily accessible office locations in metro Atlanta area communities like Carrollton, Villa Rica, Newnan, Smyrna/Vinings, Peachtree City/Fayetteville, Acworth/Kennesaw, and Douglasville.