April 14, 2011

Vanderbilt Experts Featured in TV Special, Saturday, April 16, 6 p.m.

Experts from the Vanderbilt Asthma Sinus and Allergy Prevention (VASAP) and Gastroenterology clinics will be featured on WKRN Channel 2 News in a half-hour special titled "Medical Advances: Solutions for Food Allergies and Sinus Problems."

The special encore presentation will air on Saturday, April 16, at 6 p.m.

The program features Vanderbilt specialists explaining the latest techniques to diagnose and treat food allergies and sinus problems.

Highlights include a balloon procedure to help patients with severe sinus complications avoid traditional sinus surgery, plus current research on curing food allergies.

The special features Vanderbilt faculty Jane Choi, M.D., James Duncavage, M.D., John Fahrenholz, M.D., David Hagaman, M.D., and Michael Vaezi, M.D., Ph.D.