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Norman Lester, MD, Otolaryngologist

Norman Alan Lester, MD, is an attending otolaryngologist at MedStar Washington Hospital Center who also serves as Chief of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery at MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital Center.

 

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Is it a cold, sinus infection or allergies? How to tell the difference

by Norman Lester, MD, Otolaryngologist
September 11, 2017

It can be tough to tell the difference between a cold, a bacterial sinus infection and allergies. In fact, that’s…

The top 3 symptoms mistaken for allergies

by Norman Lester, MD, Otolaryngologist
June 07, 2017

I see hundreds of people every year who ask for help controlling their allergy symptoms. Allergies can be serious and…

Are nasal steroids safe?

by Norman Lester, MD, Otolaryngologist
May 17, 2017

“Steroids.” For many people, even the word is enough to make them recoil. They’ve heard stories from friends and family…