Professional Education

Acclarent is committed to the highest standard of patient care and physician support. Professional resources are available to help expand experience and knowledge with our Balloon Sinuplasty devices.


Acclarent’s Peer Exchange (APEX) Network

APEX is a physician to physician peer education program driven by leading Otolaryngologists and Otologists knowledgeable about the treatment of sinusitis in adults and children and Eustachian Tube Dysfunction in adults. 

The APEX programs consist of the following interactive educational opportunities: 

  • Webinars 
  • Preceptorship/Proctorship 
  • One-on-one tele-consultations 
  • Lectures 
  • Hands-on product training 

For any educational needs, please contact your local Acclarent representative. 

CEU Courses

CEU courses can be scheduled for nurses and surgical techs through your local Acclarent representative. 

Online Education

The Johnson & Johnson Institute Online Learning Program encompasses learning beyond the traditional classroom. Participants will have access to a wealth of educational materials, including: 

  • Tailored curricula, specific to your specialty, created by world-class leaders highlighting best practice techniques and advancements in patient care. 

  • Resources related to professional development. 

  • California Board of Nursing accredited contact hours. 

  • The J&J Institute Library with extensive course material across multiple specialties. 

Access this experience anytime via mobile device or desktop at



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Acclarent Navigation Technology is intended for use by or under the direction of a physician. Devices guided by the Acclarent Navigation Technology have described risks including the potential for unintended injury to the orbits or CNS as a consequence of inaccurate navigation.

ACCLARENT AERA® Eustachian Tube Balloon Dilation System is intended for use by physicians who are trained on Acclarent Technology. Eustachian tube balloon dilation has associated risks, including tissue and mucosal trauma, infection, or possible carotid artery injury.

ACCLARENT® Balloon Sinuplasty Devices are intended for use by or under the direction of a physician who is trained in the use of Acclarent Technology. ACCLARENT® Balloon Sinuplasty Device use has described risks, including tissue and mucosal trauma, infection, or possible orbital injury.

The RELIEVA TRACT™ Nasal Balloon Dilation System is an instrument intended to provide increased intranasal space to facilitate access for endonasal and trans-nasal procedures and/or temporarily address nasal obstruction by displacing the inferior turbinate and lower nasal septum. The RELIEVA TRACT™ Nasal Balloon Dilation System is intended for use in ages 17 years or older. Balloon dilation catheters should be used by or under supervision of physicians thoroughly trained in balloon dilation. A thorough understanding of the technical principles, clinical application, and risk associated with balloon dilation of the nasal passage is necessary before using this device.

Important Safety Information

Prior to use, it is important to read the Instructions for Use and to understand the registration process and the contraindications, warnings and precautions described for the systems.

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