Safe, Comfortable Ear Wax Removal in Kilmarnock
Ear Wax Removal Prices in Kilmarnock
Microsuction Ear Wax Removal: £40 for one ear, £60 for both.
No Mess, No Fuss, Just Easy Ear Cleaning
Need an appointment? Call 01563 523 059 now or fill in the form and we will get back to you
If you would like to book an appointment or contact us for any other reason, please pop your details in below and we will get straight back to you.
The No Wax Ear Wax Removal Specialists in Kilmarnock
Kilmarnock Hearing Care is the No Wax Ear Wax Removal Specialists in Kilmarnock. They are qualified and experienced in all forms of ear wax removal. Microsuction earwax removal is the safest and most comfortable form of earwax removal available. No fuss, no mess, no ear drops, just instant relief from your earwax problem.
Kilmarnock Hearing Care gives 100% commitment to providing you with the very best in hearing services and aim to show you exactly why they have the most fantastic reputation in Kilmarnock. Their staff are all exceptionally well trained and qualified in ear care. They understand that earwax blockage is uncomfortable and irritating and they will always try to ensure that they see you as quick as possible.
Private Ear Syringing
Ear syringing is an outdated method of earwax removal. Kilmarnock Hearing Care offer microsuction as a replacement for ear syringing. It is far safer and more comfortable. You can call them directly for an appointment or, you can simply fill in your details on the form and they will be back to you.
No Wax Ear Wax Removal Specialists Kilmarnock (Kilmarnock Hearing Care)
5 High Glencairn Street,
Ear Wax Removal Kilmarnock
Rated 5 out of /5 based on over 40 customer reviews
“Greg was very helpful and his knowledge was tremendous, would not hesitate to recommend”Raymond Frew5Ear wax removal Safe, comfortable ear wax removal
“Following an ear infection last year I was unsure if it had healed sufficiently to allow me to get back diving. I visited Kilmarnock Hearing Clinic where with the aid of a tiny video device a very knowledgeable.”Anonymous5Ear Wax Removal Ear Wax Removed From Ear Canal
“Would highly recommend this service. I was in a lot of discomfort due to wax in both my ears. I phoned my GP and was told I had to wait 2 weeks for an appointment. I found Kilmarnock Hearing Care on Google”Leigh Donnelly5Ear Wax Removal Ear Wax Removed From Ear Canal
What is ear wax?
Ear wax is a natural mix of secretions and dead skin found in the ear. It is not a bad thing, it helps to protect the ear against dust, dirt and bacteria. Ear wax (Cerumen to be official!) is made up of skin cells, dust and oily secretions from the sebaceous and ceruminous glands in the ear canal. The secretions lubricate the ear canal and prevent it becoming too dry. Your ear wax is probably not the same as someone else's! Ear wax make up changes from person to person based on diet, age and race.
What can cause earwax buildup?
Some people just suffer from regularly blocked ears. It can be simply that the over produce ear wax naturally. Causes of earwax buildup can be
- Overproduction of ear wax
- Narrow ear canals
- Hairy ear canals (it's like a jungle in there!)
- Dry earwax, (not much moisture in the secretion as you get older)
- Swimmers ear, bony growths in the ear canal can block the progress of ear wax
- A tight or hard ear canal bend
- Using cotton buds in your ear (nothing smaller than your elbow in your ear)
- Wearing hearing aids (sometimes can cause ear wax build up)
- Wearing in-ear headphones (same as above)
Symptoms of an ear wax build up
You are deaf, deaf I tell you!!!! Well, no actually, you might not be. But it is one symptom that can show up. Here are all the symptoms of hearing loss:
- Earache, as it builds up it can press against the ear canal causing pain, yes ear wax can cause pain!
- Hearing loss, it can deliver to you the gift of hearing loss, especially if you have just gone swimming or had a shower
- Itchiness in the ear (can be caused by other things though like dry skin)
- Dizziness, a spinning sensation without the use of GIn (lovely Gin)
- Tinnitus, surprisingly enough it can give you a sense of buzzing or ringing in the affected ear
What can you do about ear wax build up?
If earwax isn't causing you problems, just leave it alone. The ear is self-cleaning and once the process is not interrupted the wax should just drop out. Sometimes though, probably because you have been fiddling with it, ear wax may build up in the canal. Normally once the build-up starts, it will just continue unless it is washed or sucked out. Eventually, the ear wax plug will grow to fill the ear canal.
This is when you start to have problems, usually, the first indication of it for you is when water gets into the ear during swimming or showering. This usually causes the ear wax to swell. This blocks the ear canal and you know about it immediately. If the wax build-up has got to the stage where it is causing deafness, problems with hearing aids, or is uncomfortable, it needs to be removed.
There are several types of ear drops that you can use to loosen and soften ear wax. the drops can include olive oil, almond oil, bicarbonate of soda and hydrogen peroxide. Here is the thing, they might not be suitable for you. If you have had a perforation of your eardrum in the past, ear drops aren't a good idea.