Ep 175: How to Manage Sinus Allergies and Deviated Septum in Runners, with Dr Kevin Smith

Run with Fitpage

May 16 2024 • 45 mins

In this episode of Run with Fitpage, we host Dr Kevin Smith, who is an Otolaryngologist, and a facial plastic surgeon with expertise in sinusitis and migraines. Dr Smith discusses about managing sinus allergies and deviated septum in the case of runners, with our host Vikas Singh.

Dr. Kevin Smith is a renowned facial plastic surgeon and ENT specialist with dual board certifications from the American Board of Otolaryngology and the American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Over his distinguished career, Dr. Smith has performed thousands of facial plastic surgeries, including facelifts, eyelid surgeries, and rhinoplasties. As an Assistant Clinical Faculty Member at the University of Texas Medical School at Houston for nearly two decades, he has made significant contributions to medical education and training. Dr. Smith’s expertise extends to the management of sinus allergies, deviated septum issues, and migraines. His innovative approach to treating migraines, often linked to nasal structural problems, has achieved a remarkable success rate of nearly 90%, establishing him as a pioneer in this field.

In addition to his surgical practice, Dr. Smith has made groundbreaking strides in the treatment of migraines through his specialized technique that addresses underlying causes such as deviated septum and bone spurs. His findings, based on treating over 2,000 patients, are detailed in his book, *The Migraine Imposter*. Dr. Smith’s dedication to improving patient outcomes has earned him recognition as a leading authority in both facial plastic surgery and migraine treatment. His contributions have been acknowledged by prestigious appointments, including being a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and a member of the Texas Medical Board, appointed by former Governor George W. Bush.

Know more about Dr Smith: kevinsmithmd.com

About Vikas Singh:
Vikas Singh, an MBA from Chicago Booth, worked at Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley, APGlobale, and Reliance before coming up with the idea of democratizing fitness knowledge and helping beginners get on a fitness journey. Vikas is an avid long-distance runner, building fitpage to help people learn, train, and move better.
For more information on Vikas, or to leave any feedback and requests, you can reach out to him via the channels below:
Instagram: @vikas_singhh
LinkedIn: Vikas Singh
Twitter: @vikashsingh101

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