Entries by Dr. Jonathan Chung

Clues for Cervicogenic Dizziness

  Dizziness attributed to the neck has historically been a sketchy diagnosis. For a long time, many ENTs and neurologists denied that it even existed because there weren’t any tests that can confirm as a diagnosis.⁣ ⁣ It lead to a lot of dizzy patients getting normal inner ear/vestibular testing, and a 🤷🏻‍♂️ diagnosis defaulting […]

Get to Know POTS

Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome or POTS is a form of #dysautonomia.⁣ ⁣ It used to be a rare diagnosis that often left many patients (especially women in child bearing years) left with a diagnosis of a psychiatric disorder or hysteria.⁣ ⁣ Thanks to increased awareness of the phenomenon and accessible ways to test for it at […]

The Beautiful Brainstem

The Beautiful Brainstem   The brainstem is arguably the most important area of the brain in terms of keeping us all alive. Most medically educated people know that the Brainstem is tied heavily towards our ability to breathe and maintain heart rate.⁣ ⁣ But the Brainstem does so much more! It’s a bottleneck point for […]