Ear Lobe Repairs
Frequently Asked Questions
ENT consultation can be done once a year for routine check-ups of the ear, nose, and throat. However it is best to visit an ENT for problems like Ear wax, hearing loss, ringing in the ear (tinnitus), ear discharge, pain in the ear, vertigo, chronic colds, or any other ENT-related problems.
While tonsillitis is most often seen in children adults of any age can get it, too. Tonsillitis can be caused by either bacterial or viral infections.
Generally, ears make just enough wax to protect the ear canal from water and any infection. Sometimes, ears may produce more wax than usual, leading to the accumulation of wax in the ears.
The most common cause of impactions and infection due to ear wax is the use of cotton swabs (and other sharp objects), which removes only superficial wax but pushes the rest of the wax deeper into the ear canal. Earwax blockage is also more common in Hearing aid and earplug users.
The ear wax has both lubricating and antibacterial properties. Ear wax can lead to temporary ear blocks giving it a feeling of deafness, Untreated and impacted ear wax can lead to hearing loss sometimes permanent, irritation, pain in the ear, dizziness, ringing in the ears, and other problems.
The ears are self-cleaning. If you’re using earbuds or any other object to remove earwax or prevent its buildup, think again. Earwax is produced within the ear canal and is naturally thrown from deeper inside to outside the ear periodically, if this cycle is disturbed it leads to a collection of ear wax inside the ear canal. Hence ears don’t require any cleaning unless any problems with ear discharge or any other irritations.
Earwax is produced within the ear canal and is naturally thrown from deeper inside to outside the ear periodically, if this cycle is disturbed it leads to the collection of ear wax inside the ear canal. Using earbuds or any other object to remove earwax or prevent its buildup can lead to the impaction of the wax deeper and can also cause injury and infections in the ear canal so, earbuds should not be used for cleaning ear wax.
Yes, the most common thyroid conditions are thyroid nodules, thyroiditis, hypothyroidism, and hyperthyroidism. All these can be treated from ENT specialists to reduce their long-term risks. These specialized doctors will be able to correctly diagnose and treat any issues related to Thyroid.
Yes, instead of buying a hearing aid without a hearing test, it is better to undergo a hearing evaluation test to determine which hearing aid can help you overcome your hearing loss. The type of hearing loss is taken into consideration by the audiologist before recommending a hearing aid.
Loud noise can cause ringing, hissing, or roaring in the ears (a condition called tinnitus). This usually occurs immediately after you are exposed to the loud noise, but then it usually, though not always, goes away, if it, however, doesn’t go away, it can be an indication of early hearing damage.
No, Allergies can’t be cured permanently, but symptoms can be controlled using a combined treatment plan of avoidance measures and medication. allergen immunotherapy in properly selected cases can also help to control allergy symptoms