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Professional Ear Wax Removal
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2254 W Rogers Blvd, Skiatook, OK 740702254 W Rogers Blvd
Open until 4:00 pm
  • Mon 7:45 am - 8:00 pm
  • Tue 7:45 am - 8:00 pm
  • Wed 7:45 am - 8:00 pm
  • Thu 7:45 am - 8:00 pm
  • Fri 7:45 am - 8:00 pm
  • Sat 8:45 am - 4:00 pm
  • Sun 8:45 am - 4:00 pm
4.7(3.8k reviews)
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Access Medical Centers, Skiatook - 2254 W Rogers Blvd, Skiatook
This is my favorite place to go I get in and out the people are friendly and it's clean I get my medicine right away when they turn it in I go there often especially when I have something I have to get taken care of right away

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2334 SE Washington Blvd, Bartlesville, OK 740062334 SE Washington Blvd
Open until 4:00 pm
  • Mon 7:45 am - 8:00 pm
  • Tue 7:45 am - 8:00 pm
  • Wed 7:45 am - 8:00 pm
  • Thu 7:45 am - 8:00 pm
  • Fri 7:45 am - 8:00 pm
  • Sat 8:45 am - 4:00 pm
  • Sun 8:45 am - 4:00 pm
4.82(4.7k reviews)
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Access Medical Centers, Bartlesville - 2334 SE Washington Blvd, Bartlesville
Receptionist, male nurse and Provider were all great!!!!

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13616 East 103rd St N, Owasso, OK 7405513616 East 103rd St N
Open until 6:00 pm
  • Mon 7:45 am - 8:00 pm
  • Tue 7:45 am - 8:00 pm
  • Wed 7:45 am - 8:00 pm
  • Thu 7:45 am - 8:00 pm
  • Fri 7:45 am - 8:00 pm
  • Sat 8:45 am - 6:00 pm
  • Sun 8:45 am - 6:00 pm
4.74(7.4k reviews)
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Access Medical Centers, Owasso - 13616 East 103rd St N
The staff at the owasso location is friendly and professional! I was in and out within 30 minutes! The provider had great bedside manner and listened to my concerns.

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1623 S Utica Ave, Tulsa, OK 741041623 S Utica Ave
Open until 4:00 pm
  • Mon 7:45 am - 8:00 pm
  • Tue 7:45 am - 8:00 pm
  • Wed 7:45 am - 8:00 pm
  • Thu 7:45 am - 8:00 pm
  • Fri 7:45 am - 8:00 pm
  • Sat 8:45 am - 4:00 pm
  • Sun 8:45 am - 4:00 pm
4.73(4.9k reviews)
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Access Medical Centers, Tulsa (Utica) - 1623 S Utica Ave, Tulsa
Staff was very friendly I came and got treated for what I needed.

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2140 S Yale Ave, Tulsa, OK 741142140 S Yale Ave
Open until 6:00 pm
  • Mon 7:45 am - 8:00 pm
  • Tue 7:45 am - 8:00 pm
  • Wed 7:45 am - 8:00 pm
  • Thu 7:45 am - 8:00 pm
  • Fri 7:45 am - 8:00 pm
  • Sat 8:45 am - 6:00 pm
  • Sun 8:45 am - 6:00 pm
4.69(910 reviews)
Access Medical Centers, Yale - 2140 S Yale Ave, Tulsa
These people were so kind and got me in and out. I very rarely go into places like this and experience pleasant people so thank you. 10/10!!

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2036 S. Miller Lane, Catoosa, OK 740152036 S. Miller Lane
Open until 6:00 pm
  • Mon 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Tue 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Wed 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Thu 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Fri 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Sat 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Sun10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Xpress Wellness Urgent Care, Catoosa - 2036 S. Miller Lane

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1217 E 48th St, Tulsa, OK 741051217 E 48th St
Open until 4:00 pm
  • Mon 7:45 am - 8:00 pm
  • Tue 7:45 am - 8:00 pm
  • Wed 7:45 am - 8:00 pm
  • Thu 7:45 am - 8:00 pm
  • Fri 7:45 am - 8:00 pm
  • Sat 8:45 am - 4:00 pm
  • Sun 8:45 am - 4:00 pm
4.81(3.2k reviews)
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Access Medical Centers, Tulsa (Brookside) - 1217 E 48th St, Tulsa
Wolves my sons problem quickly and efficiently with great humor and compassion.

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401 W Blue Starr Dr, Claremore, OK 74017401 W Blue Starr Dr
Open until 6:00 pm
  • Mon 7:45 am - 8:00 pm
  • Tue 7:45 am - 8:00 pm
  • Wed 7:45 am - 8:00 pm
  • Thu 7:45 am - 8:00 pm
  • Fri 7:45 am - 8:00 pm
  • Sat 8:45 am - 6:00 pm
  • Sun 8:45 am - 6:00 pm
4.75(9k reviews)
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Access Medical Centers, Claremore (Blue Starr Dr) - 401 W Blue Starr Dr, Claremore
The online booking is such a convenience and I love it

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2929 S Garnett Rd, Tulsa, OK 741292929 S Garnett Rd
Open until 6:00 pm
  • Mon 7:45 am - 8:00 pm
  • Tue 7:45 am - 8:00 pm
  • Wed 7:45 am - 8:00 pm
  • Thu 7:45 am - 8:00 pm
  • Fri 7:45 am - 8:00 pm
  • Sat 8:45 am - 6:00 pm
  • Sun 8:45 am - 6:00 pm
4.7(6.2k reviews)
Access Medical Centers, Tulsa (Garnett) - 2929 S Garnett Rd, Tulsa
This was my first visit and overall it was very good. The nurse and PA were outstanding; they were professional while also kind and insightful. The clinic was supposed to open at 8:45 am but did not open until about a minute after 9 am. I was impressed with the receptionist's ability to switch between fluent English and Spanish. The building and waiting areas are not much to look at, but the care was excellent, which is the important part.

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7127 S Olympia Ave, Tulsa, OK 741327127 S Olympia Ave
Open until 6:00 pm
  • Mon 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Tue 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Wed 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Thu 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Fri 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Sat 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Sun10:00 am - 6:00 pm
4.62(1.3k reviews)
Xpress Wellness Urgent Care, Tulsa Hills - 7127 S Olympia Ave, Tulsa
Fast, courteous, answered all my questions over the phone, with empathy and understanding, which is very important to me considering I'm a RMA. No unnecessary questioning or wasting of my time. Everyone was great and I greatly appreciate that. Front desk guy you rock, all triage in back office y'all are on point, and the APRN thank you for understanding my situation and helping me. Y'all made me cry, because being in this field today is a true rarity to come across a full clinic staff that rock like y'all did. THANK YOU!!!!

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10221 E 81st St, Tulsa, OK 7413310221 E 81st St
Open until 4:00 pm
  • Mon 7:45 am - 8:00 pm
  • Tue 7:45 am - 8:00 pm
  • Wed 7:45 am - 8:00 pm
  • Thu 7:45 am - 8:00 pm
  • Fri 7:45 am - 8:00 pm
  • Sat 8:45 am - 4:00 pm
  • Sun 8:45 am - 4:00 pm
4.72(3.9k reviews)
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Access Medical Centers, Tulsa (E 81st) - 10221 E 81st St, Tulsa
There was a longer wait , I was suppose to be seen at 11 but didn’t get called back till 11:40, however once i got called back they were very quick! There was no waiting in an empty room wondering when someone would come back there. I was out the door by 12! Staff was very friendly even though it was clear they were short staffed.

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9716 Riverside Pkwy, Tulsa, OK 741379716 Riverside Pkwy
Open until 4:00 pm
  • Mon 7:45 am - 8:00 pm
  • Tue 7:45 am - 8:00 pm
  • Wed 7:45 am - 8:00 pm
  • Thu 7:45 am - 8:00 pm
  • Fri 7:45 am - 8:00 pm
  • Sat 8:45 am - 4:00 pm
  • Sun 8:45 am - 4:00 pm
4.75(4.3k reviews)
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Access Medical Centers, Tulsa (Riverside) - 9716 Riverside Pkwy, Tulsa
Was told a few minutes for a strep test. Waited over an hour for results.

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503 S Aspen Ave, Broken Arrow, OK 74012503 S Aspen Ave
Open until 6:00 pm
  • Mon 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Tue 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Wed 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Thu 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Fri 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Sat 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Sun10:00 am - 6:00 pm
4.57(1.7k reviews)
Xpress Wellness Urgent Care, Broken Arrow - 503 S Aspen Ave, Broken Arrow
Great experience at the urgent care today. Madi at the front desk was super friendly and helpful. I was roomed right away and tests running. Nurse Amy was friendly and professional. Nurse Heather went above and beyond to come let me know that it had started to rain because she knew I had ridden a scooter to the clinic. The provider Amy was fast, friendly, and efficient. Overall a great experience. Would get sick again. 10/10.

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11462 S Union Ave, Jenks, OK 7403711462 S Union Ave
Open until 6:00 pm
  • Mon 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Tue 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Wed 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Thu 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Fri 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Sat 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Sun10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Xpress Wellness Urgent Care, Jenks - 11462 S Union Ave

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949 E Taft Ave, Sapulpa, OK 74066949 E Taft Ave
Open until 6:00 pm
  • Mon 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Tue 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Wed 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Thu 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Fri 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Sat 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Sun10:00 am - 6:00 pm
3.0(10 reviews)
Xpress Wellness Urgent Care, Sapulpa - 949 E Taft Ave, Sapulpa
The staff was friendly and helpful. facilities were clean and professional.

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2036 S. Miller Lane, Catoosa, OK 740152036 S. Miller Lane
Open until 6:00 pm
  • Mon 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Tue 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Wed 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Thu 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Fri 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Sat 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Sun10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Xpress Wellness Urgent Care, Catoosa- Occupational Health - 2036 S. Miller Lane
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Urgent care
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7127 S Olympia Ave, Tulsa, OK 741327127 S Olympia Ave
Open until 6:00 pm
  • Mon 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Tue 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Wed 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Thu 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Fri 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Sat 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Sun10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Xpress Wellness Urgent Care, Tulsa Hills- Occupational Health - 7127 S Olympia Ave
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503 S Aspen Ave, Broken Arrow, OK 74012503 S Aspen Ave
Open until 6:00 pm
  • Mon 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Tue 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Wed 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Thu 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Fri 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Sat 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Sun10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Xpress Wellness Urgent Care, Broken Arrow- Occupational Health - 503 S Aspen Ave
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12190 South Waco Avenue, Glenpool, OK 7403312190 South Waco Avenue
Open until 6:00 pm
  • Mon 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Tue 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Wed 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Thu 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Fri 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Sat 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Sun10:00 am - 6:00 pm
5.0(10 reviews)
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Xpress Wellness Urgent Care, Glenpool - 12190 South Waco Avenue
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12455 E 100th St N, Owasso, OK 7405512455 E 100th St N
Open until 4:30 pm
  • Mon 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
  • Tue 9:30 am - 9:00 pm
  • Wed 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
  • Thu 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
  • Fri 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Sat 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
  • Sun12:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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About Professional Ear Wax Removal

Dirt, bacteria, and other small particles that could irritate your ear canal and cause hearing loss are shielded by ear wax. On the other side, too much ear wax can obstruct your ear canal and cause hearing loss. Knowing how to safely and effectively remove ear wax can help you safeguard your hearing and ear health.

Why do we have ear wax?

Ear wax is a natural substance that protects your ears by trapping microscopic debris like dust and bacteria that might otherwise injure them. According to the National Library of Medicine, ear wax also protects the sensitive skin inside your ear canal from water-related irritation (NLM).

As it moves from the inside of your ears to the outside of the ear canal, ear wax gathers dead skin cells, debris, and hair. According to Harvard Medical School, ear wax has antibacterial and antifungal properties, making it an effective natural ear cleanser. It continues by stating that if your ears do not produce or hold enough ear wax, they will be itchy and unpleasant.

Treatment of a common ear condition

Ear wax removal, according to the National Library of Medicine, can help you prevent and avoid hearing loss. According to the National Library of Medicine, most cases of ear wax buildup can be treated at home using treatments that soften the wax so it can be easily removed or washed out. It goes on to state that you may need to seek medical help in some circumstances to avoid injuring your ears or causing an infection.

According to the National Library of Medicine, hearing loss caused by ear wax buildup is usually temporary and disappears after the blockage is removed. Hearing loss that persists after wax removal should be checked and treated by a physician.

The side effects of excessive ear wax

Excessive ear wax can cause ear discomfort and hearing problems, according to the National Library of Medicine. According to the National Library of Medicine, ear wax buildup is associated with ear pain, a perception of blocked ears, and tinnitus (inner ear noises). It's also possible that you have a partial hearing loss that gets worse with time.

The development of ear wax

Ear wax is also known as cerumen. It is a mixture of secretions from sebaceous glands and sweat glands in the outer ear canal's walls, according to Harvard Medical School.

Secretions flow through the inner ear canal and into the outer ear canal when you chew or talk with your jaw, where they dry out and flake. This allows older ear wax deposits to flow out or be removed more easily, according to Harvard Medical School.

Where wax comes from

According to Harvard Medical School, ear wax is a natural ear cleanser produced by glands in the ear canal to protect your ears from harmful dirt and other waste. No one knows why some people have more ear wax problems than others, according to the article.

Older adults with coarse, wiry hairs in their ears have more ear wax buildup problems than others, according to the University of Texas at Austin. Because some hearing aids are designed in such a way that wax cannot easily flow out of the ear canal, hearing aid users have more ear wax than non-users.

Ear wax removal tips

Cotton swabs are frequently used to remove ear wax buildup. Many medical experts advise against using this treatment, according to UC San Diego, because it can push wax deeper into the ear canal. It goes on to state that using wax-softening ear drops, which can be obtained at practically any pharmacy, is the easiest way to clean your ears.

To soften ear wax, the National Library of Medicine suggests using baby oil or mineral oil. With a small piece of cloth or tissue wrapped around your finger, you may simply remove the wax from the outer ear canal once you can see it.

The National Library of Medicine recommends consulting a doctor if you're having problems removing ear wax. A doctor can employ other irrigation procedures, as well as a curette or suction equipment, to remove ear wax.

Tips for hearing-aid wearers

Hearing aid users should have their ear canals inspected for additional wax every three to six months, according to the National Library of Medicine. Ear wax is responsible for 60 percent to 70% of hearing aid degradation, according to Harvard Medical School. If you wear a hearing aid, have your doctor check your ears for ear wax buildup at least once every six months.

Ear Wax Removal FAQs

  • How much does an ear wax removal cost in Avant?

    Without insurance, an ear wax extraction in Avant can cost between $40 and $110. If your insurance covers ear wax removal, you will typically only be responsible for a $5 to $75 copay.

  • Is ear wax removal covered by my insurance?

    Ear wax extractions and consultations with ENT specialists are sometimes covered by insurance, especially if your problem is severe. Book a consultation and check your coverage in the Avant area today.

  • How can I book an ear wax removal in Avant?

    Regardless of the kind of doctor you are looking for for an eye exam, Solv can help you book an appointment. Simply search for Avant-area eye doctors, find a provider, and book the most convenient time for you. Be sure to include any pertinent issues you are dealing with and include “eye exam” as your reason for visit.

  • Can I make a same-day appointment for ear wax removal in Avant?

    Same-day and next-day appointments for eye exams are available through Solv. Search for Avant-area doctors, find a provider, and book an ear wax removal as early as today.

  • How do I find the top-rated ENT specialists in Avant?

    Solv gathers reviews, ratings, and other data on Avant-area ENT specialists to ensure the clinics provided meet our standards. Search for an ENT specialist, see what previous patients think, and book an ear-wax removal with a top-rated doctor today!

  • Who should get an ear wax removed?

    Individuals who are experiencing hearing loss, ear pain, leakage, or unusual coughs should book an appointment for an ear wax extraction.

  • Are video visits available with ENT specialists in Avant?

    While a thorough ENT examination cannot be performed over video, your doctor can evaluate you or your child for most concerns, such as loss of hearing, ear pain, leakage or other basic concerns using telemedicine. They can discuss a care plan, prescribe ear wax softeners, and recommend an in-person visit if deemed necessary, all while you are safe and comfortable at home in Avant.

  • Are video visits with ENT specialists covered by my insurance?

    Telemedicine ear wax removal consultation coverage will vary depending on your circumstances. Typically, if your insurance will not cover an in-person visit, it won’t cover similar appointments via telehealth. Since routine ENT consultations are usually covered by medical insurance, it is likely video visits with ENTs will be similarly covered.

  • If ear wax is removed, will my hearing improve?

    According to the National Library of Medicine, clearing the ear wax obstruction usually restores your hearing completely. Hearing loss is commonly caused by ear wax buildup and lasts until your ears are cleaned.

  • What will happen if I don’t clean my ears?

    You may develop an excessive amount of ear wax if you do not clean your ears on a regular basis. Pain or itching in the ear, ringing in the ear, and a feeling that the ear is full or clogged are all symptoms of too much ear wax, according to the National Institutes of Health (NIH). According to the National Institutes of Health, if you do not clean your ears, you may experience odor or discharge from the ear, as well as hearing loss.

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