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Ear Candling Albany GA

Local resource for ear candling in Albany, GA. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to ear candling, earwax removal supplies, ear drops, and ear cleaners, as well as advice and content on ear wax, ear infections, and hearing loss.

Phillip G Allen
(229) 435-7161
605 Pointe North Blvd
Albany, GA
Specialty
Otolaryngology

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Christopher J Mann
(229) 435-7161
605 Pointe North Blvd
Albany, GA
Specialty
Otolaryngology

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James Courtney French
(770) 740-1860
2365 Old Milton Pkwy
Alpharetta, GA
Specialty
Otolaryngology

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Dr. Gabrell
(770) 834-3351
150 Clinic Ave # 201
Carrollton, GA
Gender
M
Speciality
Ear, Nose and Throat
General Information
Hospital: Tanner
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
2.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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George Paul Tkalych
(706) 596-1327
1900 10th Avenue
Suite 201, GA
Specialty
Otolaryngology

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John R Grant
(229) 435-7161
605 Pointe North Blvd
Albany, GA
Specialty
Otolaryngology

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Burke Robinson, MD
(770) 667-3090
3400C Old Milton Parkway
Alpharetta, GA
Business
Robinson Facial Plastic Surgery
Specialties
Cosmetic Surgery, Otolaryngology
Insurance
Insurance Plans Accepted: BCBS, Aetna, Coventry, Cigna, United Healthcare, etc.
Accepts Uninsured Patients: Yes

Doctor Information
Primary Hospital: Northside Hospital
Residency Training: University of Minnesota
Medical School: University of Arizona,
Additional Information
Awards: Honorable Mention, Ben Shuster Memorial Award for recognition of the most outstanding research paper in the field of head and neck surgery, presented by the American Academy of Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
Languages Spoken: English

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John P Erdman
(706) 861-7070
140 Battlewood Dr
Fort Oglethorpe, GA
Specialty
Otolaryngology

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Robert Tyson Deal
(706) 868-5676
340 N Belair Rd
Evans, GA
Specialty
Otolaryngology

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Kenneth James Walker
(478) 971-2500
300 S Houston Lake Rd
Warner Robins, GA
Specialty
Otolaryngology

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Ear Candling�Good or Bad?

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December 13, 2005: 3:59 pm: Dr. Neil Ear Problems

Ear Candling–Good or Bad?

by Neil Bauman, Ph.D.

A man asked:

What is your opinion regarding ear candling? Do you consider it to be safe or not?

The plain truth is that ear candling is not effective. Proponents claim it can cure conditions such as hearing loss, tinnitus, vertigo, Meniere’s disease and a host of other conditions.

A number of years ago, I investigated ear candling. In the course of my research, I couldn’t find any proven good that it does. As a result, I don’t recommend anyone wasting their money on ear candling.

As to its safety, you are literally playing with fire–and when you play with fire you can get burned as a result. Don’t kid yourself, it does happen.

Audiologist Heather Shenk has written an excellent article on ear candling called “Ear Candling: A Fool Proof Method, or Proof of Foolish Methods?” Her article gives the history of ear candling from ancient times to the present, its supposed benefits and what really happens when you ear candle. Read this article before either your wallet or your ears get burned.

Her article is at http://www.audiologyonline.com/articles/arc_disp.asp?article_id=1501 .

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