The benefits of Ear Microsuction?

Microsuction is the safest procedure of Ear Wax removal. Its done under direct vision, using an ENT operating microscope and a medical, low pressure suction  machine. Microsuction is the procedure considered the safest and most comfortable by the Medical Bodies.

Some of the benefits are:

  • Clear view of the ear canal by the medical staff before the procedure which makes it safer for you.
  • No ear drops required. With other methods like syringing or irrigation you always need to do have ear drops ( Olive oil, OTEX, etc).
  • Procedure is dry which reduce significantly the risk of infection.
  • Removes foreign object that might be stuck in the ear canal
  • No risk of vertigo
  • Oil treatment not always required.
  • Can be dome when ears are infected
  • Recommended to be performed if Tympanic membrane perforation
  • Recommended by ENT Consultants if any ear surgeries in the past

Understanding the benefits of Microsuction will l give  patients the confidence that earwax in excess can be remove without any pain.

Ear wax its a natural product and some of the roles are:

  • Moisturising the delicate skin of the ear canal
  • Waterproof barrier
  • Protection against infection
  • Trapping dust and debris

Ear wax in excess will block the External Ear Canal, cause the hearing to drop, can hide chronic complications ( cholesteatoma, perforations, polyps, etc)  and therefore a safe method is require to be performed.

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