About Us

At the Yale Sinus and Allergy Program, we provide advanced medical and surgical care for patients with benign and malignant sinus and nasal tumors, disorders of the nose and sinuses, including inhalant allergies, chronic rhinosinusitis, nosebleeds, and nasal obstruction, and a wide variety of skull base disorders. Our minimally invasive surgical procedures allow our patients to experience shorter recovery times, minimal or no scarring, and less postoperative discomfort. 

A Comprehensive, Team Approach
We offer compassionate care and personalized, comprehensive treatment plans from top surgeons and specialists in areas such as neurosurgery, medical oncology, radiation oncology, sinus and allergy, pulmonology, rheumatology, and ophthalmology. Together, our multidisciplinary team members are highly experienced at treating and managing a variety of allergy and sinus disorders, even for patients who have not been able to find relief with previous medical treatment. 

Innovative Treatment
As faculty of the Yale School of Medicine Department of Surgery, R. Peter Manes, MD and Mark Bianchi, MD are leaders in their fields of practice and research. They are pioneers in developing surgical, management, and curative technologies for sinus and allergy care and skull base disorders. Because our surgeons continually integrate the most up-to-date techniques in their practice, our patients benefit from the latest surgical treatments, minimally invasive procedures, advanced medical management, and, when available, clinical trials. 

Team Landing Sinus and Allergy
At the Yale Sinus and Allergy Program, we offer an integrated, patient-centered team approach in the treatment and management of nasal, sinus, and skull base disorders.  Our collaborative disciplines include nationally recognized surgeons and physicians from ophthalmology, neurosurgery, allergy and immunology, pulmonolgy, rheumatology, medical oncology, radiation oncology, and interventional radiology. We use the most advanced technology and minimally invasive techniques so that our patients receive the best possible care. Together, we pride ourselves on being the pinnacle comprehensive sinus and allergy program in the region. As faculty of the Yale School of Medicine Department of Surgery, our surgeons and team members are pioneers in developing surgical and curative technologies. Their research and methods are continually advancing the field of sinus and allergy medicine.