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Ear Candling Lynchburg VA

Local resource for ear candling in Lynchburg, VA. 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.

James Russell Hengerer
(434) 384-3907
1330 Oak Ln
Lynchburg, VA
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Otolaryngology

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Andrea E.p. Kittrell
(434) 384-3907
1330 Oak Ln
Lynchburg, VA
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Otolaryngology

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Suzanne Kim Doud Galli
(703) 787-0199
1860 Town Center Dr
Reston, VA
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Otolaryngology

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Loren M Jones
(757) 764-9631
45 Pine St
Langley Afb, VA
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Otolaryngology

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Kenneth R Bergman
(703) 483-3610
1860 Town Center Drive
Reston, VA
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Otolaryngology

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Graham Gilmer
(434) 384-3907
1330 Oak Ln
Lynchburg, VA
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Otolaryngology

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Blue Ridge
(434) 993-5078
2321 Atherholt Rd
Lynchburg, VA
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* Adult & pediatric ENT * Sinus surgery * Head and neck cancer surgery * Certified audiologists * Treatment of balance and dizziness disorders * Treatment of tinnitus (ringing in the ears) * Treatment of voice and swallowing disorders * Allergy testing and immunology * Treatment of sleep disorders and snoring * Treatment of hearing loss with comprehensive hearing aid sales and service * Facial plastic surgery * Otoplasty (ear surgery) * Septorhinoplasty (nose
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Michael Arthur Alexiou
(540) 434-2255
2062 Pro Pointe Ln
Harrisonburg, VA
Specialty
Otolaryngology, Plastic Surgery within the Head & Neck

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Vesna Mrzljak
(703) 751-6060
6300 Stevenson Ave
Alexandria, VA
Specialty
Otolaryngology, Plastic Surgery / Reconstructive Surgery, Plastic Surgery within the Head & Neck

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Craig S Derkay
(757) 668-9327
601 Childrens Ln
Norfolk, VA
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Otolaryngology, Plastic Surgery within the Head & Neck

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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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