Vertigo is a type of dizziness, where there is a feeling of motion when one is not actually moving. Its symptoms are caused by a disturbance in the vestibular system in the inner ear. The best Vertigo Treatment can be found at Emirates Hospital Dubai and Abu Dhabi.
We have a team of expertly trained doctors who specialize in the field of Vertigo Treatment. Our doctors are well aware that the dysfunction in the vestibular system is not the only reason that causes this dizziness, knonw as Vertigo. The most common causes are benign paroxysmal positional vertigo, concussion and vestibular migraine while less common causes include Ménière’s disease and vestibular neuritis (consult our doctors for more information).
A more well-known cause is the consumption of ethanol (a type of alcohol). A less common cause is repetitive spinning (as often found in children’s games).
Vertigo is classified into either peripheral or central depending on the location of the dysfunction of the vestibular pathway.Vertigo caused by problems with the inner ear or vestibular system is called “peripheral”, “otologic” or “vestibular”. If vertigo arises from the balance centers of the brain, it is usually milder, and has accompanying neurologic deficits, such as slurred speech, double vision or pathologic nystagmus.
Common symptoms of vertigo include vomiting or nausea, unsteadiness, and excessive perspiration (the breaking of sweat). Once one sees these symptoms, they can deduce Vertigo, and seek Vertigo Treatment at the Emirates Hospital in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. We are known for the best Vertigo Treatment in Dubai and Abu Dhabi.
Dizziness most commonly is Benign Positional type and treated by Re-positioning maneuvers which are successful in 90-95%. Other modes of Dizziness treatment include medications like histamine against (Beta histine) which improves blood supply to the ear. Anti-emetic like phenothiazires (ex. Stemetil), vestibular suppressants like sturgeon (cinnerazire). But other non ENT causes like neck diseases or muscle spasms other medical illnesses (i.e. Hypertension) should be treated as well. MRI of brain should be done in causes with suspected central lesions or tumors.