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Ear Wax Removal in Timperley

November 13, 2018

Do you need ear waxremoval in Timperley? Ear wax is a naturally occurring phenomenon and isnecessary for the health of the ear canal. It forms a protective layer in theear canal that traps dust, dirt and other small particles to prevent them fromreaching and damaging the ear drum. Ear wax also usually drains or washes awayon its own, keeping up a consistent and balanced amount of wax present in theear. However, some people overproduce ear wax in their ears. This can causelarge build ups of ear wax that lead to blockages, infection, impaired hearing,ear pain, impaired balance, itchiness, a sense of pressure, and ringing in theear. Large ear wax deposits can also occur for those with regular ear waxproduction, from not sufficiently cleaning their ears or using ear buds orother foreign objects in their ears.

These types of blockages require removing to restore the earto regular functioning. In Timperley, ear wax removal at Altrincham HearingCentre is done using microsuction. Microsuction is a safe, effective andnon-invasive modern ear wax removal technique. Because it does not cause anydiscomfort, it can be used on people of all ages, including children and theelderly who may have sensitive ears or smaller ear canals. The alternativetechnique, syringing, may not always be suitable for all, making microsuctionthe ideal solution. Microsuction uses a binocular microscope to see into theear with advanced magnification and depth perception. This allows our ear specialiststo use a very fine suction device to remove ear wax build up at a low pressure.It also means that we can avoid causing the discomfort that is usually causedby touching our implements against the inner sides of the ear canal.

Our microsuction techniques for ear wax removal in Timperleycan usually safely and efficiently remove ear wax within minutes. There is nolonger any need to use ear wax softening drops for weeks prior to yourappointment. Contact Altrincham Hearing Centre for ear wax removal by atechnique favoured by medical professionals and patients alike. We guarantee asafe, comfortable and effective process for only £40 for one ear or £60 for bothears.

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