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Nici's Story

Sinus Surgery 


After two unsuccessful sinus surgeries to treat nasal polyps that she had for 20 years, Virginia resident Nici found help from Johns Hopkins sinus surgeon Jean Kim. Learn how Kim approached treating Nici’s condition and how Nici’s quality of life has improved.

 Dr. Jean Kim

Treatment Team

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Kim, Jean M.D. Ph.D 
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Our team of sinus experts have a broad range of experience and expertise in diagnosing and managing general sinus cases as well as more complex sinus and allergy conditions.

Learn more about how our team treats patients with sinus and allergy disorders


Condition Information 

Nasal polyps can appear anywhere in the lining of the sinuses and the nose. These non-cancerous growths can appear in varying sizes. Smaller polyps may not cause any problems but larger polyps can block the nasal passages.