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Ear Candling Beckley WV

Local resource for ear candling in Beckley, WV. 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.

Albert James Paine
(304) 255-2341
84 Brookshire Ln
Beckley, WV
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Otolaryngology

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David Allen Blaine
(304) 255-2341
84 Brookshire Ln
Beckley, WV
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Otolaryngology

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David Allen Blaine
(304) 255-2341
84 Brookshire Ln
Beckley, WV
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Otolaryngology

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Wilfredo A Tiu
(304) 234-2060
30 Medical Park
Wheeling, WV
Specialty
Otolaryngology

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Phillip Todd Nichols
(304) 342-0124
500 Donnally St
Charleston, WV
Specialty
Otolaryngology

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Prudencio C Corro
(304) 252-0775
251 Stanaford Road
Beckley, WV
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Otolaryngology

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Dr.Scott Gibbs
1616 13th Ave # 100
Huntington, WV
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Education
Medical School: Vanderbilt Univ Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1992
Speciality
Ear, Nose and Throat
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Hospital: Cabell Huntington Hosp, Huntington, Wv
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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5.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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James L Bryant
(304) 623-6533
125 N 6th St
Clarksburg, WV
Specialty
Otolaryngology

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Dr.Hassan Ramadan
(304) 598-4800
1188 Pineview Drive
Morgantown, WV
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Education
Medical School: American Univ Of Beirut, Fac Of Med, Beirut
Year of Graduation: 1982
Speciality
Ear, Nose and Throat
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Accepting New Patients: Yes
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5.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Jeremy J Tiu
(304) 233-2455
30 Medical Park
Wheeling, WV
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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