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Ear Candling Topeka KS

Local resource for ear candling in Topeka, KS. 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.

Dr.Michael D Franklin
(785) 233-0500
920 Southwest Lane Street
Topeka, KS
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ks Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1989
Speciality
Ear, Nose and Throat
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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2.7, out of 5 based on 3, reviews.

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Douglas Edward Barnes
(785) 233-0500
920 Sw Lane St
Topeka, KS
Specialty
Otolaryngology

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Matthew David Glynn
(785) 233-0500
920 Sw Lane St
Topeka, KS
Specialty
Otolaryngology

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Fredric B Gnau
(785) 350-3111
2200 Sw Gage Blvd
Topeka, KS
Specialty
Otolaryngology

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Joseph Andrew Ursick
(913) 588-6739
3901 Rainbow Blvd
Kansas City, KS
Specialty
Otolaryngology

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Michael Douglas Franklin
(785) 233-0500
920 Sw Lane St
Topeka, KS
Specialty
Otolaryngology

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Dr.Matthew Glynn
(785) 233-0500
920 SW Lane St # 200
Topeka, KS
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ks Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1996
Speciality
Ear, Nose and Throat
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
5.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Scot David Hirschi
(785) 233-0500
920 Sw Lane St
Topeka, KS
Specialty
Otolaryngology

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Topeka ENT
(785) 783-4315
920 SW Lane Ste 200
Topeka, KS
Services
Nasal and Sinus SurgeryVoice and Swallowing DisordersHead and Neck, Thyroid, Parathyroid SurgeriesPediatric ENT CareDizziness Disorders/ImbalancesHearing Disorders/Hearing AidsAllergy
Hours
SundayClosed ,MondayClosed ,TuesdayClosed ,WednesdayClosed ,ThursdayClosed ,FridayClosed ,SaturdayClosed
Payment
Credit Cards,Cash,Check,Debit,Insurance

Fred S Katz
(913) 722-0020
8901 W 74th St
Merriam, KS
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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