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Joint Services with the Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT) Department

The Audiology Department works closely with the ENT Department to ensure patients receive the optimum treatment for their hearing related difficulties.

The following are some of the reasons a hearing assessment in the Audiology Department will result in a referral to an Ear Consultant in the ENT department:

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Relatively simple blockages of the ear canal such as those caused by wax or foreign bodies will mean a referral to a Nurse Specialist in the ENT department. They will use micro-suction instruments in combination with a microscope to remove the blockage.

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