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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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Last updated - 24 March 2015
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