Press Releases

Coastal Ear, Nose and Throat’s Dr. Seth McAfee offers a Minimally Invasive Treatment to cure those suffering with Surfer’s Ear

12-22-2016

NEPTUNE, NEW JERSEY – Surfer’s ear, a disorder of progressive bone growth in the ear canals, affects surfers, divers, and anyone experiencing recurring bouts of cold water and wind exposure. Surgery permanently corrects the consequences of surfer’s ear, resulting in hearing restoration, elimination of water trapping, and elimination of recurring ear infections. Normal ear canals […] ... more

Coastal Ear, Nose and Throat’s Dr. Josef Shargorodsky Co-Authors Largest Study Revealing a Relationship Between Airline Flight Time and Sinonasal Disease.

03-09-2016

NEPTUNE, NEW JERSEY – Research suggests a possible association between nasal symptoms, sinusitis diagnosis, and airline flight time. Researcher and Otolaryngologist, Dr. Josef Shargorodsky, in work performed jointly with colleagues from Johns Hopkins Hospital identified these findings in the recently published study in the International Forum of Allergy & Rhinology. The study is the first […] ... more

Coastal Ear, Nose and Throat’s Dr. Mary Mitskavich Co-Authors Study Revealing 90% Success for Tympanostomy Tube Replacement in Awake, Unrestrained Pediatric Patients

02-02-2016

NEPTUNE, NEW JERSEY – Tolerable and reliable local anesthetic, coupled with breakthrough ear tube delivery system, could make office-based pediatric tube replacement procedures possible. This procedure will be able to help young children avoid general anesthesia and surgery in an operating room setting. Two complementary technologies have been developed to mitigate past difficulties with in-office […] ... more

Jersey Shore University Medical Center Welcomes Adult and Pediatric Otolaryngologists Mursalin M. Anis, M.D., Ph.D. and Seth McAfee, M.D.

01-08-2016

Neptune, NJ - Jersey Shore University Medical Center recently welcomed board certified Adult and Pediatric Otolaryngologists Mursalin M. Anis, M.D., Ph.D. and Seth McAfee, M.D. Both Dr. Anis and Dr. McAfee will play vital roles in expanding the surgical team’s capabilities and treatment for patients with diseases and disorders of the ear, nose, throat (ENT), […] ... more

Coastal Hearing & Balance Center - Aids for Hearing Receives 2015 Best of Neptune Award

11-23-2015

Coastal Hearing & Balance Center - Aids for Hearing has been selected for the 2015 Best of Neptune Award in the Hearing Aids category by the Neptune Award Program. ... more

Adolescent Exposure to Tobacco Smoke

09-15-2015

NEPTUNE, NEW JERSEY -- Adolescents who are exposed to tobacco smoke are more likely than the general pediatric population to develop rhinitis, an inflammation of the nose, typically causing uncomfortable symptoms such as congestion, runny nose and headaches. Although environmental allergies are a common cause of rhinitis, the effect of smoking on rhinitis in adolescents […] ... more