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Ear Candling Reno NV

Local resource for ear candling in Reno, NV. 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.

Bud A West
(775) 323-2157
343 Elm St
Reno, NV
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Otolaryngology

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Thomas Edward Killeen
(775) 323-2167
236 W 6th St
Reno, NV
Specialty
Otolaryngology, Plastic Surgery within the Head & Neck

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Robert Thatcher Dilley
(775) 786-4400
75 Pringle Way
Reno, NV
Specialty
Otolaryngology

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Jeffrey K Beall
(775) 358-4007
2385 E Prater Way
Sparks, NV
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Otolaryngology

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Bud A. West M.D. & Courtney W. Garrett M.D.
(775) 323-2157
343 Elm St # 204
Reno, NV

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Dr.Bud West
(775) 323-2157
Ste 204, 343 Elm Street
Reno, NV
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Medical School: Univ Of Ut Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1968
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Courtney W Garrett
(775) 323-2157
343 Elm St
Reno, NV
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Otolaryngology

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Ralph Coppola
(775) 328-1242
1000 Locust St
Reno, NV
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Otolaryngology

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Stacey Allen finley Hudson
(775) 852-3624
10085 Double R Blvd
Reno, NV
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Otolaryngology

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Alpine Center for Hearing
(775) 473-9374
1698 Meadow Wood Ln Ste 150
Reno, NV
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Services to Improve Your HearingAlpine Center for Hearing Services is an advanced diagnostic and treatment facility. Our center is equipped with the following technology to help in the diagnosis and treatment of hearing impairments: Large walk-in booths Clinical audiometers TympanometryHearing aid analyzers Computerized probe-microphone Video OtoscopyOne of the most advanced diagnostic tools used by audiologists in the detection of abnormalities of the ear is the Video Otoscope. It shows you on
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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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