Professional and safe ear wax removal by experienced specialists carried out in our Barnard Castle hearing clinic
At Bayfields Opticians & Audiologists our Audiology clinics are led by fully qualified audiologists with a minimum of 5 years’ experience, ensuring your unwanted ear wax is removed quickly, safely and painlessly.
Our clinic in Barnard Castle is led by a qualified audiologist which is trained and qualified in micro-suction wax removal.
Price for our service is £75 (for either one or two ears), if no earwax is found on examination or we can’t remove it and need you to come back our consultation fee is just £20 which is deducted when wax is removed.
We advise the use of olive oil 5-7 days prior to your appointment (we recommend Earol which we have stock in our practice)
We use hospital grade micro-suction units with either ENT microscope or head loupes.
Video otoscopy available, so as part of the consultation we will take a picture of the ear canal before the procedure and after.
We specialise in
Microsuction : this is a high-precision, gentle vacuuming of your ear canal. It removes your excess ear wax cleanly and safely, without causing any damage to the sensitive ear canal and ear drum.
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We advise the use of ear drops for 5-7 days prior to your appointment to soften the ear wax.
Ear drops are available over-the-counter in a pharmacy, we recommend Earol which we stock in the practice, or you can just use olive oil.
Allow 15-30 minutes for your appointment.
Your reliable ear wax removal service in Barnard Castle.
Ear wax is part of our body's natural defence system. It helps to prevent infections of the ear and catches foreign objects which may enter the ear such as dust or debris.
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Small amounts of ear wax are usually fine and maintain a healthy ear canal; A larger build-up can lead to the ear being blocked, which leads to reduced hearing.
Some common symptoms of excessive ear wax are pain, itching of the ear, ringing and hearing loss.
How Ear Wax Removal in Barnard Castle can benefit you
To avoid long term damage to the ear, wax removal should not be attempted at home. Usually this leads to pushing the ear wax further into the ear canal, leading to more hearing loss and pain, and making it more difficult to remove. Avoid self-made ear wax removal methods at all costs !
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