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Telephone: 0191 265 5911


Ear wax
Ear wax is a normal build-up of dead cells, hair, foreign material such as dust and natural wax which form a protective coating on the skin in the ear canal. The quantity of ear wax produced varies greatly from person to person.  Please select the below link for advice on removing problematic ear wax.

Self-care guide for patients with blocked ears due to ear wax

If you think your problem is to do with your hearing aids the Audiology Department at the Freeman Hospital offer a walk in service Monday to Friday between the times of 9am and 4pm.

Date published: 21st August, 2023
Date last updated: 21st August, 2023