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How to Remove Ear Wax Blockage Fast?

Ear wax is our ear’s natural way of protecting themselves from dirt and dust, water, and foreign objects (even insects!). Ear wax is only produced in the outer third of the ear canal and for most people, their ears will clean themselves. If your ears need a bit of help there are a few ear wax removal methods, however, the fastest, safest and most gentle way in most cases is by microsuction performed by a trained audiologist, doctor or nurse. Microsuction uses a tiny vacuum that sucks the wax gentle from the ear canal. There is generally less risk of trauma to the ear, such as eardrum...

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Do I Need to be Tested for Hearing Loss?

Hearing loss may manifest in the following ways: Requests for conversation repeatsHearing speech incorrectly quite oftenIncreasing your TV volume than earlierStraining to hear speech in background noiseSocial withdrawalCutting off oneself from everyone If you encounter any of the above issues or are worried about your hearing ability you should undergo a complete hearing assessment. At Gippsland Audiology, our trained Audiologists at our Morwell Churchill and Traralgon clinics will understand your ear health and hearing issues fully and carry out a comprehensive hearing test. A detailed...

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Hearing Aid – A Remedial Solution for Tinnitus?

The choice of opting for hearing aids is not an easy one. However, trained Audiologists at Gippsland Audiology offer guidance and support all the way to finding the best device fit for you. It entails an appointment where details of your ear health and hearing loss are understood. Your communication needs will be assessed. This is followed by an exhaustive hearing test. Available options are deliberated upon based on your lifestyle, hearing, and budget. A wide array of hearing aids is available. The prices of hearing aids are determined by their inbuilt technology and range from $1500 to...

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What Will Be Your Expenditure on Hearing Aids?

The choice of opting for hearing aids is not an easy one. However, trained Audiologists at Gippsland Audiology offer guidance and support all the way to find the best device fit for you. It entails an appointment where details of your ear health and hearing loss are understood. Your communication needs will be assessed. This is followed by an exhaustive hearing test. Available options are deliberated upon based on your lifestyle, hearing, and budget. A wide array of hearing aids is available. The prices of hearing aids are determined by their inbuilt technology and range from $1500 to over...

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Tinnitus – Explained in Brief

Do you happen to hear a ringing, hissing, or a buzzing sound in your ear? If so, then you may be suffering from tinnitus. Symptoms You seem to hear a sound though there is none in the external environment.The sound is persistently heard in some individuals, while others perceive it only when there is quiet around. Impact It becomes a disturbing factor in your lifeIf left untreated, it can lead to stress, anxiety, fatigue, and irritability Treatment Plan Get an appointment at Gippsland Audiology for a hearing test.Professionally trained audiologists at Warragul and Drouin clinics...

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Which Hearing Aid Brand Is Best?

Getting to know that your hearing ability is compromised can be overwhelming, and so is using hearing aids. However, once you have been diagnosed with hearing difficulties, the next step is to identify the best hearing aid brand to resolve the issue. The first step is to reach out to an audiologist and discuss with them the available options. Your audiologist will evaluate your ear shape, the extent of hearing loss, and the features you need in your hearing aid. Gippsland Audiology has no tie-ups with any hearing aid manufacturer or brand. This means that our independent audiologists...

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Removing Ear Wax

Wax formation in ears is natural and safe. Ear wax protects your ears with its antibiotic properties and prevents foreign particles from entering the ears. So, having earwax is good, and the ear will clean itself. However, if there is too much wax build up in your ears, you will need to get it removed. However, do not try to remove earwax with cotton buds or sharp objects. Inserting such objects in the ears may damage your ears and also push the wax further inside. Gippsland Audiology in Melbourne specializes in ear wax removal. Our audiologists have expertise in the safe removal of earwax....

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How Do Hearing Aids Help Hearing?

Hearing aids identify sounds in the surrounding environment and convert them into digital signals. The signal is then amplified or increased to generate amplified sound in the ear through the receiver or a hearing speaker. A skilled audiologist will conduct a hearing test to evaluate your hearing loss and determine the extent of amplification needed for various sound frequencies. While the hearing aids do not treat your hearing loss, it improves your hearing experience by enhancing the sound range as well as offering clarity to sounds and speech. Several types of hearing aids are available...

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Kids Hearing Tests at Gippsland Audiology

Optimal hearing ability in kids play an important role in their overall development, including speech and language, communication skills and social behaviour. Some symptoms that kids cannot hear adequately include – your child does not respond when someone calls out their name, delay in speech learning and language development, learning difficulties, other behavioural problems, and inability to keep pace with learning at school. When you go for a hearing test for your child, your audiologist will conduct an in-depth examination of your child’s ears, eardrum movement, and overall ear health....

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