The particle repositioning procedure begins with the patient sitting up and then lying down on a treatment table. The procedure is very easy to perform. Patients should wear comfortable clothing that will allow them to move freely. A single particle repositioning procedure is effective in treating about 80% to 90% of cases of BPPV.How to diagnose and treat BPPV?
With advances in medical technology, BPPV can easily be diagnosed and treated. The diagnosis can usually be made in the office based on medical history and a physical exam. Treatment also involves a short, simple in-office procedure known as the particle repositioning maneuver. (See the treatment section).