Balance disorder dizziness is a kind of infection which occurs in the inner ear. This infection causes the loss of balance and dizziness. In most of the cases this infection is caused due to the upper respiratory infection like flu. You may feel different symptoms like dizziness, blurred vision or may feel as you are going to fall. This infection could cause you the issues of disorientation and this enhances rick of falling and getting an injury.
While carefully considering your condition, your meeting with an ENT consultant will be scheduled at Wellcare Medical Center. Your consultant may suggest you visit an otolaryngologist and an audiologist. He may take your hearing examination, few blood tests, posturography to check how well your body is able to maintain its steady balance at different platforms. You may be tested on nystagmogram to check your eye movements and its controlling muscles. The diagnosis of the balance disorder is pretty challenging. Once your consultant makes an accurate diagnosis, the nature of treatment would be determined easily by carefully looking at the results. Further treatments which are given successfully at Wellcare Medical Center include:
- Meniere’s Disease
- Benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (BPPV)
- Vestibular neuronitis
- Perilymph fistula
- Mal de Debarquement syndrome (MdDS)