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Ear Candling Las Cruces NM

Local resource for ear candling in Las Cruces, NM. 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.

Vittal T Pai
(575) 522-7977
2415 S Telshor Blvd
Las Cruces, NM
Specialty
Otolaryngology

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Matthew Don Gillihan
(505) 521-3025
1130 Commerce Dr
Las Cruces, NM
Specialty
Otolaryngology

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Advanced Hearing Care
(888) 710-4091
4351 E Lohman Ave Ste 103
Las Cruces, NM
Hours
SundayClosed
Payment
Credit Cards,Cash,Check,Insurance

Dr.David Brown
(505) 661-8900
1620 Hospital Drive
Santa Fe, NM
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Mo, Columbia Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1982
Speciality
Ear, Nose and Throat
General Information
Hospital: Los Alamos Hospital
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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1.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Jorge Ivan Contreras
(505) 272-4161
1 University Of New Mexico Msc 084770
Albuquerque, NM
Specialty
Otolaryngology

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Terry H McMillan
(505) 521-3025
1130 Commerce Dr
Las Cruces, NM
Specialty
Otolaryngology

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Ravi Gorav
(505) 522-7982
2477 S Telshor Blvd
Las Cruces, NM
Specialty
Otolaryngology

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Alex E Moreano
(505) 563-6000
201 Cedar St Se Ste 46404th
Albuquerque, NM
Specialty
Otolaryngology

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Nicholas J Rowley
(575) 762-3385
201 Commerce Way
Clovis, NM
Specialty
Otolaryngology

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Jan Delos Hobbs
(505) 622-2911
342 Sherrill Ln
Roswell, NM
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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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