Ear & Hearing

South East ENT Specialist - Ear and Hearing Surgeon

Ear related issues may be associated with symptoms such as ear drainage, hearing difficulties, unbalance, tinnitus and ear pain. Ear problems can occur at any age and vary widely in their cause. Our ENT specialists provide a complete assessment and offer a wide range of treatment options for acute and chronic ear conditions.

Experts in both medical and surgical treatments, we provide services for:

External Ear Pathology

  • Ear toilet, including removal of wax
  • Preauricular sinus
  • Foreign body removal
  • Otitis Externa (Swimmer’s ear)
  • Ear Canal Exostosis (Surfer’s ear)

Middle Ear Pathology

  • Acute Otitis Media
  • Otitis Media with Effusion (Glue ear)
  • Chronic Suppurative Otitis Media (Ear drum perforations)
  • Cholesteatoma (Acquired and Congenital)
  • Otosclerosis
  • Conductive and Mixed Hearing Loss
  • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
  • Mastoiditis

Inner Ear Pathology

  • Sensorineural Hearing Loss (SNHL)
  • Age-related hearing loss (Presbyacusis)
  • Sudden Sensorineural Hearing Loss (SSNHL)
  • Tinnitus
  • Vestibular disorders (including Meniere’s Disease, Benign Paroxistic Positional Vertigo, Labyrinthitis and Vestibular Neuronitis)

Our surgical expertise and services include:

Office Based Procedures
  • Ear toilet with microsuction
  • Microscope ear examination
  • Video-otoendoscopy
Hospital Based Procedures

Minor Ear Surgery

  • Middle ear ventilation tubes insertion (Grommets)
  • Preauricular sinus resection

Complex Ear Surgery

  • Tympanoplasty
  • Mastoidectomy
  • Ossiculoplasty
  • Ear Obliteration
  • Stapes Surgery
  • Exostosis Drill Out
  • Transtympanic Steroid Therapy

Bone Conduction Hearing Implants

  • BAHA (Cochlear)
  • PONTO (Oticon)
  • Bone Bridge (MedEl)