Vertigo, Dizziness

Vertigo, Dizziness

Vertigo is the feeling that you or your environment is moving , tilting, spinning or falling. It differs from dizziness in that vertigo describes an illusion of movement. When you feel as if you yourself are moving, it’s called subjective vertigo, and the perception that your surroundings are moving is called objective vertigo

Vertigo occurs when there is conflict between the signals sent to the brain by various balance- and position-sensing systems of the body. Your brain uses input from four sensory systems to maintain your sense of balance and orientation to your surroundings.

Vertigo-Dizziness, what could be the problem!

Vertigo is a symptom, rather than a condition itself. It’s the sensation that you, or the environment around you, is moving or spinning.It may be accompanied by loss of balance, nausea and  dizziness.

Vertigo.Stop the room from spinning…

Vertigo, is a severe symptom that comes without warning and causes panic and disorientation. During episodes of vertigo the patient feels unable to perform any activity, often having to lie down until the end of the episode and then feeling drowsy and tired.  Meniere's disease, vestibular neuritis, and benign paroxysmal vertigo are the most common [...]

Vestibular Disorder. Vertigo

he vestibular system includes the parts of the inner ear and brain that process the sensory information involved with controlling balance and eye movements. Balance is determined by a complex combination of information flowing into the brain from…

Management of Vertigo-Dizziness

Treatment for vertigo depends on what’s causing it. Thus, after a thorough examination the otorhinolaryngologist will determine the etiology of the vertigo and suggest your treatment options.

How to manage Vertigo and Dizziness

It is of utmost importance to be accurately diagnosed when symptoms of dizziness or vertigo are troubling you. Even though the majority of cases are not serious or life threatening,  it is imperative that the dangerous etiologies for vertigo be excluded.

Vestibular Rehabilitation

Vestibular rehabilitation therapy (VRT) is a form of physical therapy that uses specialized exercises that result in gaze and gait stabilization…

What is Vestibular Rehabilitation

The vestibular system is the sensory system that provides the leading contribution to the sense of balance and spatial orientation for the purpose of…