March is National Sinus Pain Awareness Month: Dr. DePasquale offers tips about symptoms and treatments on March 31

ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. – February 11, 2015 – St. Augustine Ear, Nose & Throat  supports National Sinus Pain Awareness Month in March with tips from Dr. Kalpana DePasquale DO and founder of St. Augustine Ear, Nose & Throat and Avanti Medical Spa. According to the National Institutes of Health (NIH), sinus problems are among the leading causes for children and adults to stay home from school or work. 
Dr. DePasquale will host an outreach program and interactive lecture to educate patients about treatment options in otolaryngology, ear, nose, and throat care. She specializes in technologically-advanced procedures including Balloon Sinuplasty™ and PROPEL® . The in-depth discussion will address the latest innovations in treating chronic sinusitis for those with sinus disease, allergies, and related illnesses.
The event will be held on Tuesday, March 31 at 6 pm in the Osceola Conference Room at Flagler Hospital, 400 Health Park Blvd. in St. Augustine. The talk is free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be served.
Dr. DePasquale is a media spokesperson on a myriad of ear, nose and throat issues and skin care topics. She also speaks on behalf of various medical device manufacturers and serves as an expert for the American Osteopathic Association (AOA). Dr. DePasquale is a faculty member at The Sinus Forum, a conference-style event held in a variety of locations that brings together otolaryngologists from across the nation. She presents at the conference as a course discussant. For more information, call 904.461.6060. Visit the website at
Dr. Kalpana DePasquale is the founding physician at St. Augustine Ear, Nose & Throat, LLC and Avanti Medical Spa, LLC. She has been practicing as a specialist in ear, nose and throat (ENT) medicine since 2003 and is board certified in Otolaryngology and facial plastic surgery. Dr. DePasquale is focused on the complexities of the head and neck anatomy, medicine and surgery for patients of all ages. The main practice is located at 1301 Plantation Island Drive S., Suite 401 in St. Augustine. For more information, call 904.461.6060. Visit the websites at and