SENSORINEURAL HEARING LOSS

SENSORINEURAL HEARING LOSS

Sensorineural Hearing Loss Sensorineural hearing loss, also known as SNHL, is due to inner ear damage. Damaged nerve pathways from the inner ear to the brain can cause this loss of hearing. Sounds will feel softer and loud noises will seem muffled. When suffering from...
SENSORINEURAL HEARING LOSS

MIXED HEARING LOSS

Mixed Hearing Loss This hearing loss is a mix of both Conductive and Sensorineural hearing loss. Treatments consist of both methods explained on the Conductive and Sensorineural hearing loss information pages. Treating mixed hearing loss will be a combined effort of...

7 MOST COMMON QUESTIONS ABOUT EAR WAX REMOVAL

ANSWERS TO YOUR EAR WAX REMOVAL QUESTIONS Here you will find the answers to the 7 most common ear wax removal questions our professional audiologist – Philip Kenny RHAD, MSHAA. Philip has over 25 year’s experience in the audiology and hearing care field and founded...
3D EAR SCAN IMPRESSIONS

3D EAR SCAN IMPRESSIONS

3D EAR SCAN WITH OTOSCAN   Otoscan’s new 3D scanning technology removes the need to have a silicone impression made of your ear, which means minimal discomfort for you. What do we need an ear impression? We use an ear impression as the blueprint to custom fit any...
DOES EAR CANDLING WORK?

DOES EAR CANDLING WORK?

DOES EAR CANDLING WORK? With ear wax candling becoming a popular choice to attempt to remove ear wax, we look to see does ear wax candling work? What is ear wax candling?   Ear candling or ear coning is a method where you have a specially designed hollow candle...
WHY DO MY EARS FEEL BLOCKED?

WHY DO MY EARS FEEL BLOCKED?

Why do ears get blocked? That feeling when your ears are blocked can be frustrating. Sometimes there can be a simple fix. Other times it could be a serious hearing issue. Let’s take a look at the most common causes of muffled hearing. Impacted Earwax Earwax is the...