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All About Ear Wax: How to Identify and Remove Ear Wax Blockage Safely

Ear wax, also known as cerumen, is a natural substance produced by the body to protect the ear canal and ear drum. However, excessive or impacted ear wax can lead to ear wax blockage, causing symptoms such as earache, decreased hearing, and a feeling of fullness in the ear. In this article, we will discuss how to identify and remove ear wax blockage safely. First, it’s important to understand how earwax is produced. The cerumen glands in the ear canal produce ear wax, which is then pushed out of the ear by the movement of the jaw during talking and chewing. In most cases, this process...

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Say Goodbye to Ringing in Your Ears: Revolutionary Tinnitus Treatment Options

Tinnitus, a condition characterized by ringing in the ears, can be a frustrating and debilitating condition for those who suffer from it. But new tinnitus treatment options are now available that can help alleviate the symptoms and improve quality of life. One of the first steps in tinnitus treatment is to undergo a hearing test. A hearing test can help determine the underlying cause of the tinnitus and can also rule out other potential issues such as hearing loss. Once the cause of the tinnitus has been identified, a treatment plan can be developed. One popular tinnitus treatment option...

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Best Hearing Aids to Combat the Effects of Tinnitus

Just like any technology, there are many different hearing aid manufacturers out there. It is reassuring to know that Eastern Audiology and Gippsland Audiology are independently owned and operated clinics. This means that we are not obligated to prescribe any specific hearing aid manufacturer or nor do we have sales commission. We have access to any hearing aid manufacturer on the market and are able to recommend the best suited device to our patients hearing and communication needs.  Hearing technology is rapidly advancing, and our audiologists remain up to date with the newest hearing...

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Microsuction Ear Wax Removal

Microsuction and curettage wax removal performed at Eastern Audiology is a safe and effective way of removing problematic excessive ear wax. It is the method of choice used by audiologists and Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT) Specialists.Microsuction involves the use of a thin suction tip (like a tiny vacuum) to gently suction wax out of the ear canal and curettage involves the use of a small loop tool to mechanically move wax out of the ear canal. Audiologists and ENT Specialists are trained to do this procedure under a special scope used to visualise the inside of the ear canal. These procedures...

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Learn What is a Hearing aid and How it works

What is a Hearing aid? A hearing aid is an electronic device that is worn by an individual with a hearing loss so that they are able to listen and communicate in day-to-day activities. Hearing aids come in a wide range of styles and technology levels and there are numerous hearing aid brands. How does a hearing aid work? A hearing aid consists of 3 components: a microphone, an amplifier and a speaker. The microphone picks up nearby external sounds and converts it into a digital signal. The amplifier then increases the strength of this signal. Sounds are then transmitted to the ear...

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