Epley Maneuver Sarasota, FL

Epley Maneuver

A maneuver used to treat benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (BPPV)] of the posterior or anterior canals.] It works by allowing free-floating particles from the affected semicircular canal to be relocated, using gravity, back into the utricle, where they can no longer stimulate the cupula, therefore relieving the patient of bothersome vertigo. After confirmation of a diagnosis of BPPV using the Dix-Hallpike test and has a reported success rate of between 90–95%.

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