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Ear Candling Flagstaff AZ

Local resource for ear candling in Flagstaff, AZ. 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.

Tamarah Fratianni
(928) 774-1873
1340 N Rim Dr
Flagstaff, AZ
Specialty
Otolaryngology

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Daniel Hoehle Downs
(928) 556-9200
1300 N Rim Dr
Flagstaff, AZ
Specialty
Otolaryngology

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Tamarah Fratianni , DO
(928) 774-1873
1340 N Rim Dr
Flagstaff, AZ
Specialties
ENT, Alleregy, Pediatric ENT, Facial Plastic Surgery

Sheldon Reynold Brown
(602) 277-5551
650 E Indian School Rd
Phoenix, AZ
Specialty
Otolaryngology

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Dennis W Berry
(928) 778-9190
1125 W Iron Springs Rd
Prescott, AZ
Specialty
Otolaryngology

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Isabel Feinstein
(928) 556-9200
1300 N Rim Dr
Flagstaff, AZ
Specialty
Otolaryngology

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Nathan Merlin Tritle
(928) 556-9200
1300 N Rim Dr
Flagstaff, AZ
Specialty
Otolaryngology

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Jeffrey A McKenna
(480) 753-1459
5110 E Warner Rd
Phoenix, AZ
Specialty
Otolaryngology

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Dr.Roland Geretti
(480) 620-9421
5310 West Thunderbird Road #213
Glendale, AZ
Gender
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Education
Medical School: Loyola Univ Of Chicago Stritch Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1964
Speciality
Ear, Nose and Throat
General Information
Hospital: Carl T Hayden V A Med Ctr, Phoenix, Az
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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5.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Paul B Borgesen
(623) 977-7201
13041 N Del Webb Blvd
Sun City, AZ
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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