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During this special time of year we are especially grateful for all of our wonderful patients. We thank you for having confidence in us and allowing us to provide you with the most comprehensive care possible.
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October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month — Dr. Armstrong is a Volunteer Physician with AAFPRS FACE TO FACE Program

In honor of October as National Domestic Violence Awareness month, the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (AAFPRS) and FACE TO FACE have teamed up to share the following infographic to spotlight the important issue of Domenstic Violence. Dr. Armstrong is a volunteer for the FACE TO FACE program , which provides free […]

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When should I stop my anti-coagulation before surgery?

Anticoagulants are commonly prescribed to prevent blood clots in the heart, leg veins and lungs, especially in patients with a history of atrial fibrillation, artificial heart valves, deep venous thrombosis or pulmonary embolism.  Anticoagulants will increase the risk of bleeding with any surgical procedure.  The need for anticoagulation should be balanced against the risk of […]

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Dr. Michael Armstrong Receives the 2016 Vitals Compassionate Doctor Award

Based on Dr. Michael Armstrong’s patient ratings and reviews, he has received the 2016 Vitals Compassionate Doctor Award. This award recognizes a doctor who always goes above and beyond to treat their patients with the utmost of kindness. Visit Dr. Armstrong’s profile on  to see patient ratings and reviews.  While you are there, please […]

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Richmond: Sneeziest and Wheeziest City in America

Do you suffer from allergies?  If you live in the Richmond area, you’re certainly not alone!  The Natural Resources Defense Council recently named Richmond the “sneeziest and wheeziest” city in the United States, based on its combination of ragweed pollen and ozone smog.  Also named in the top 5 were Memphis, Oklahoma City, Philadelphia and […]

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Guest Post: Learning from the Specialist – My time at Richmond ENT

By Ava Torjani – Princeton Class of 2018 When I was first offered the Princeternship at Richmond ENT, I was given the perfect reason to be excited for an otherwise lonely spring break back at Princeton. I have had previous work experience in medicine but never in the field of otolaryngology (a.k.a. ear, nose, and throat), […]

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Sinus of the Times- Less Invasive Procedure Helps Patients Breathe Easier

Published in Richmond Magazine – December 2014 If the latest seasonal weather shift brings aching sinuses, scratchy throats and maybe a cough waiting in the wings, most of us tend to pop an allergy pill, grab an ibuprofen and hope that the sinuses clear until next season. For chronic sinusitis sufferers who find themselves  on […]

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Dr. Armstrong on CBS6 Virginia This Morning

Missed the interview on CBS6 Virginia This Morning? No problem! Click below to see Dr. Armstrong discussing allergies and treatment options. If you have any questions don’t hesitate to call 804-330-5501.

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Fighting Fall Allergies

If predictions hold true, this fall could be an unusually rough allergy season. In Virginia specifically, our hot temperatures and high humidity causes plats to produce up to four times more pollen that usual.  Additionally, the ragwood season will be a month longer than it usually is, and is likely to run well into November this year. Unfortunately […]

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Balloon sinus dilation in the office shows proven benefit over traditional endoscopic sinus surgery

Quick relief is now available for many patients with chronic sinusitis.  Once considered a painful and messy surgical operation, the majority of blocked sinuses can be dilated in the doctor’s office under local anesthesia. A recently published clinical trial has proven that balloon sinus dilation is significantly less painful, less bloody, and offers faster return […]

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How to Protect Yourself from Dust Allergies

From our friends at Zyrtec® Here’s a foolproof plan to help you in the battle against dust. Transcript For people with allergies, dealing with dust is more than a chore. It’s an ongoing battle. To protect yourself from dust allergies, clean your home regularly. Dust furniture with a damp cloth or cleaning spray at least […]

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