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William Bolger, MDDr. Bolger Presents Lecture to Jacksonville Ear, Nose and Throat Society

Dr. Bolger recently gave a lecture presentation to the Jacksonville Ear, Nose and Throat Society, hosted at Medtronic Inc. entitled, “Nasal hemorrhage: addressing new challenges in contemporary rhinology”.  Nosebleeds, also known as epistaxis, are a common problem and can be significant in some patients.  It is estimated that 1 out of every 200 emergency room visits is for epistaxis, 15% of people arrive by ambulance and 6% are hospitalized. Nosebleeds are becoming more challenging for ENT doctors to treat due conditions and medications that alter the body’s ability to clot blood.  ENT doctors are adapting treatment strategies to account for this.


William Bolger, MDDr. Bolger Selected - Jacksonville Magazine’s Best Doctors 2018

Dr. Bolger was selected for inclusion in Jacksonville’s Magazines list of the Best Doctors 2018.  He was one of five otorhinolaryngolgists in the greater Jacksonville area to receive this distinction.  Jacksonville Magazine partners with Top Doctors 2018organizations such as Best Doctors, Inc. to select doctors for its list.  Best Doctors, Inc. identifies the top 5% of specialists through a peer-review poll.  Inclusion is only possible after being nominated and receiving a consensus vote from other physicians on the Best Doctor’s List. 

 


Dr. Bolger Teaches Sinus Surgery Course

Dr. Bolger was the invited guest lecturer at the Johns Hopkins Medical Institution Resident Sinus Surgery Course on May 18 and 19.  He lectured on anatomy for endoscopic sinus and skull base surgery, emphasizing principles to prevent complications during surgery.  He also performed demonstration dissections and taught otolaryngology residents in training from Johns Hopkins Medical Institution and Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in the Minimally Invasive Surgical Skills Facility at Johns Hopkins in Baltimore, Maryland.

Dr. Bolger Teaches Sinus Surgery


Research Presentation

Dr. Bolger recently participated in research aimed at better understanding sinus anatomy in an effort to improve surgical treatment and reduce risks for patients.  Elements of the research team’s findings were presented at the Annual Meeting of the European Rhinology Society in London on April 23rd, by Dr. Stammberger of the University of Graz, Austria and Dr. Zinriech of Johns Hopkins Medical Institute.  The presentation was entitled, “New Insights into Anterior Ethmoid / Frontal Recess Anatomy: Challenging the Cell-Based Concepts of Past and Present".


Publication in the Journal of Neurologic Surgery

Congratualtions to Dr. Naseri, and co-authors Dr Hanel and VJ Anagnos, on the recent acceptance of their manuscipt, “Pituitary abcess: a rare clinical entity in the prescence of acute rhinosinusitis”, for publication in the Journal of Neurologic Surgery.

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William Bolger, MDImage Guided Surgery

Posted March 13th, 2018

The technology resembles a miniature global positioning system (GPS), like that used in a car: It allows surgeons to navigate complex sinus anatomy with increasing safety.

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William Bolger, MDBalloon Catheter Dilation - Balloon Sinuplasty for Chronic Sinusitis

Posted March 6th, 2018

Dr. Bolger and Dr. Naseri have made major contributions to the development and implementation of catheter-based therapy for the sinuses, also referred to as Balloon Sinuplasty™.

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William Bolger, MDDr. Bolger participates in research to make surgery safer and less invasive for patients

Dr. Bolger returns to the North Florida Sinus Center after traveling to snowy Buffalo, New York to participate in nearly a week of research and educational activities. He joined an international group of physicians and researchers from the State University of New York Medical School at Buffalo, Johns Hopkins Medical School and the Medical University at Graz, Austria. The research involved improving orientation and precision in surgical dissection in order to make surgery safer and less invasive for patients. Welcome back Dr. Bolger!

 

 


Dr. Bolger Selected – Best Doctors 

Best Doctors in America Dr. William Bolger

Dr. Bolger was selected for inclusion on the 2017-2018 Best Doctors in America® List by Best Doctors, Inc. The Best Doctors poll identifies the top 5% of specialists that doctors trust most.  It is one of the largest peer-reviewed polls in health care and inclusion to the list is only possible after being nominated and receiving a consensus vote from other physicians on the Best Doctor’s List.  Importantly, their poll starts by asking, “If you or a loved one needed a physician in your specialty, to whom would you refer?”  Click Here for more information


Dr. Bolger Selected - America’s Top Doctors®

Dr. Bolger was selected for the 2017 listing in America's Top Doctors® by Castle Connolly Medical Ltd.

Doctors included in America's Top Doctors® listings are selected after peer nomination, extensive research and careful review and screening by Castle Connolly’s doctor-directed research team.

Physicians selected for inclusion as America's Top Doctors® are among the top 1% of specialists around the country, as identified by Castle Connolly’s annual nationwide nomination process. These doctors often attract patients from a wide geographical area.


Dr. Naseri Teaches Office Based Surgery Course

Dr. Naseri was invited guest faculty for the Third Annual Course in Office-Based Sinus Surgery, March 24-28th, 2017 at the Ponte Vedra Lodge and Club.  ENT doctors attended the meeting from the local region and beyond. The course is designed for Otolaryngologist to develop a solid foundation of best practices and practical experience in office sinus surgery, and to introduce new technology, concepts, and techniques.

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Best Doctors in America Dr. William Bolger

 

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