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Ear Candling Lawton OK

Local resource for ear candling in Lawton, OK. 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.

John McGath
(580) 536-8844
4920 Sw Lee Blvd
Lawton, OK
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Otolaryngology

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Alan E Aycock
(580) 531-0022
5402 Sw Lee Blvd
Lawton, OK
Specialty
Otolaryngology

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John Mcgath, Md
(580) 536-8844
4920SWLEE BLVD
Lawton, OK
Specialty
Otolaryngology
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Allergy Ear Nose And Throat
(580) 713-4680
4920 Sw Lee Blvd
Lawton, OK
Services
Diagnostic Hearing Evaluations to determine the type and degree of hearing loss, if present.Hearing Aid Dispensing Services: Following diagnosis, we discuss the options for the appropriate amplificationoptions that may fit your specific needs. See the Hearing Aid page to read more.Auditory Brainstem Response (ABR) evaluations for assessment of hearing in infants and for neurologicalevaluation of the auditory system.Electronystagmography (ENG) evaluation of the balance system upon physician refe
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SundayClosed ,Monday07:30 AM - 04:30 PM ,Tuesday07:30 AM - 04:30 PM ,Wednesday07:30 AM - 04:30 PM ,Thursday07:30 AM - 04:30 PM ,Friday08:30 AM - 12:00 PM ,SaturdayClosed
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Jerry D Renfroe
(405) 945-4222
3435 Nw 56
Oklahoma City, OK
Specialty
Otolaryngology

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Dale B Smith
(580) 536-8844
4920 Sw Lee Blvd
Lawton, OK
Specialty
Otolaryngology

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Stephen W Snell
(580) 531-0022
5402 Sw Lee Blvd
Lawton, OK
Specialty
Otolaryngology

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Dale Smith, Do
(580) 536-8844
4920SWLEE BLVD
Lawton, OK
Specialty
Otolaryngology
Associated Hospitals
Southwest Oklahoma Ear Nose & Throat Specialists

Jack E Metcalf MD
(405) 751-7682
Jack E Metcalf MD
Oklahoma City, OK
Specialties
Otolaryngology

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Dr.Tracey Childers
(918) 453-1234
1203 East Ross Byp
Tahlequah, OK
Gender
F
Speciality
Ear, Nose and Throat
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Hospital: Tahlequah City Hospital
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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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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