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Ear Candling Boise ID

Local resource for ear candling in Boise, ID. 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.

Vernon L Goltry
(208) 342-8952
200 N 3rd Street
Boise, ID
Specialty
Otolaryngology, Plastic Surgery within the Head & Neck

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Arthur Jones
(208) 367-3320
900 N Liberty St
Boise, ID
Specialty
Otolaryngology

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Bret J Rodgers
(208) 939-9000
6077 N Eagle Rd
Boise, ID
Specialty
Otolaryngology, Plastic Surgery within the Head & Neck

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Dr.Eric Garner
(208) 367-3320
900 N Liberty St # 400
Boise, ID
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Fl Coll Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1984
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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Dr.Todd Rustad
(208) 367-3320
900 N Liberty St # 400
Boise, ID
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Duke Univ Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1990
Speciality
Ear, Nose and Throat
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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4.2, out of 5 based on 5, reviews.

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Dr.John Boyajian
(208) 433-9300
727 East Riverpark Lane #200
Boise, ID
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: In Univ Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1972
Speciality
Ear, Nose and Throat
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
5.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Matthew B Schwarz
(208) 367-3320
900 N Liberty St
Boise, ID
Specialty
Otolaryngology

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Martin R Tubach
(208) 947-1947
8756 W Emerald St
Boise, ID
Specialty
Otolaryngology

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Eric T Garner
(208) 367-3320
900 N Liberty St
Boise, ID
Specialty
Otolaryngology

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Jill C Beck
(208) 367-3320
900 N Liberty St
Boise, ID
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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