What Causes Vertigo And How To Treat It
Show: Insider's HealthRadio
Dr. Christopher Hampson
Do You Experience Unexplained Bouts Of Dizziness?
Vertigo is a feeling that you or your surroundings are moving when there is no actual movement. You may feel as though you are spinning, whirling, falling, or tilting. When you have severe vertigo, you may feel very nauseated or vomit. You may have trouble walking or standing, and you may lose your balance and fall.
Dr. Christopher Hampson joined Midwest ENT Consultants in 2002. Dr. Hampson specializes in ear, nose and throat problems of both children and adults. Dr. Hampson is available for inpatient and outpatient consults for adults, children, and neonates at Delnor, Edward, and Central DuPage Hospitals. Dr. Hampson throughout his career has sought out opportunities to gain experience and serve communities with limited access to healthcare. He has volunteered in Lawndale and Maywood, Ill. He has worked at St. Jude Hospital in St. Lucia and at the Alaskan Native Medical Center in Anchorage, Alaska. Dr. Hampson’s philosophy of care is to provide patients and their families with kind, compassionate care with an emphasis on education. It is important to him to provide patients with an understanding of their medical condition and offer choices so they can be an active participant in the healing process.