If you answer yes to any of these questions above don’t hesitate to get in touch with us to find a solution for you. At HearAgain Earcare, we can assess your ears to determine if you need ear wax removal using Microsuction or further diagnostic hearing test's to clarify any concerns regarding your ears. If any concerns are established, we can provide appropriate advice and treatment options. We use Microsuction to safely remove any ear wax or foreign body. Microsuction ear wax removal has become the recommended procedure for ear wax removal in the UK.
We are a team of highly experienced Audiologist's with over 20 years’ experience working in the NHS and privately. We have all completed B.Sc Audiology degrees to allow us to practice as fully qualified Audiologist's. All our staff have completed appropriate microsuction training to allow them to safely remove ear wax. All practitioners are registered with appropriate governing bodies (RCCP or HCPC) and are insured. Training completed with the hearing lab. Our audiologist's work alongside the NHS to provide ENT support. https://www.thehearinglabstore.co.uk/
As Audiologist's we advise:
Always use a professional Audiologist (hearing specialist), who are trained in ear wax removal and can safely remove ear wax using microsuction or other techniques. Ear wax build up can cause dull hearing sensation, a blocked ear feeling, ear pain and for hearing aid users further complications. Our Audiologist use Microsuction ear wax removal, this involves a tiny vacuum to gently ease out the ear wax. The Audiologist has full view of the ear canal using microscopic loupes/Light. Microsuction is considered the gold standard for ear wax removal in the UK.
Microsuction is considered the safest option for ear wax removal. It use's a small vacuum to gently remove ear wax. The suction power is very low, it is a very quick procedure and carries low infection risk due to it being a dry procedure. The Audiologist can see what they are doing through the use of loupes/Microscopes.
At HearAgain earcare, we take digital consent by asking you to fill out a form prior to each ear wax removal. The Audiologist will first inspect your ears using an Otoscope, adhering to BSA guidelines. If there is ear wax the Audiologist will continue to remove the ear wax out your ears. We will ensure you are comfortable and make you feel at ease. We recommend softening the ear wax prior to the appointment with olive oil, no more then 3 days.