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Access Medical Centers, Norman

Access Medical Centers

4.8(3.6k reviews)
334 12th Ave SE, Norman, OK 73071334 12th Ave SE
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Access Medical Centers, Norman

Access Medical Centers

4.8(3.6k reviews)
334 12th Ave SE, Norman, OK 73071334 12th Ave SE
OpenWed 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Good experience. Polite, quick and efficient.

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Mercy-GoHealth Urgent Care, Norman

Mercy-GoHealth Urgent Care

4.9(4.3k reviews)
2312 24th Ave NW, Norman, OK 730692312 24th Ave NW
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DispatchHealth, Oklahoma City

DispatchHealth

4.8(37k reviews)
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Servicing the Oklahoma City areaAt home urgent care
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Mercy-GoHealth Urgent Care, Moore

Mercy-GoHealth Urgent Care

4.9(4.4k reviews)
705 SW 19th St, Moore, OK 73160705 SW 19th St
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Access Medical Centers, Moore

Access Medical Centers

4.76(2.9k reviews)
2109 S Santa Fe Ave, Moore, OK 731602109 S Santa Fe Ave
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This is my favorite place to get care. They are always friendly, nice and helpful. Always has knowledgeable people working. Always quick to get in.

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HealthCARE Express, Moore Urgent Care

HealthCARE Express

4.69(578 reviews)
551 SE 4th St, Moore, OK 73160551 SE 4th St
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Went for a Covid test they were quick and efficient

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Access Medical Centers, Newcastle

Access Medical Centers

4.76(2.8k reviews)
1000 NW 32nd St, Newcastle, OK 730651000 NW 32nd St
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After feeling ill the last 48 hours, I wanted a covid test to be certain what I might be dealing with. With the recent surge in covid cases, the first available appt anywhere in metro area was 24 hours later at 4:45pm. On my arrival and an online check-in, I received a courtesy call from the staff notifying me of my expected wait time. I was called in a quickly as was possible and triaged by a very courteous and friendly RN who then completed the nasal swabs in a timely manner, I was then taken to an exam room where I could wait for test results. Immediately on completion of the required 15 minute wait for test results, medical staff was in to notify me of my results and complete an exam. The entire staff was courteous professional and compassionate during my visit!

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Access Medical Centers, Oklahoma City (S Western Ave)

Access Medical Centers

4.73(3.1k reviews)
11601 S Western Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 7317011601 S Western Ave
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Professional and friendly service from check in to check out

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First Med Urgent Care, Southwest Oklahoma City (S Western and SW 104th)

First Med Urgent Care

4.82(2.5k reviews)
1140 SW 104th St, Oklahoma City, OK 731391140 SW 104th St
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I went to get a Covid test and the staff was professional. Everything went by very quickly.

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First Med Urgent Care, South Oklahoma City (I-240 and S Walker)

First Med Urgent Care

4.82(3.7k reviews)
7807 S Walker Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 731397807 S Walker Ave
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Easy online booking and checking in. Dr.Martin was a joy, I couldnt stop laughing with him. The absolute best beside manner! And the women at the desk was so helpful, I didn't catch her name. Thank you!

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Access Medical Centers, Del City

Access Medical Centers

4.69(3.1k reviews)
5300 SE 29th St, Del City, OK 731155300 SE 29th St
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It was great only improvement needed to be made is a faster transfer system to the pharmacy or a verbal notice of delay and option to take a paper prescription would make it perfect! -Casey merit

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HealthCARE Express, Midwest City Urgent Care

HealthCARE Express

4.59(633 reviews)
1701 S Douglas Blvd, Midwest City, OK 731301701 S Douglas Blvd
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Exceptional care by PA and staff. Everyone is friendly despite the pandemic, which is greatly appreciated! Kudos to all.

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Access Medical Centers, Midwest City

Access Medical Centers

4.76(5k reviews)
9917 SE 15th St, Midwest City, OK 731309917 SE 15th St
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Recent patient review

Been here several times when family physician unavailable. Always satisfied with the help I receive!

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HealthCARE Express, Choctaw Urgent Care

HealthCARE Express

4.68(743 reviews)
14321 NE 23rd St, Choctaw, OK 7302014321 NE 23rd St
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Recent patient review

From check in, clean facilities, and to nurse and dr care they are wonderful here.

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First Med Urgent Care, Northwest Oklahoma City (NW 39th and Meridian)

First Med Urgent Care

4.77(4k reviews)
4510 NW 39th St, Oklahoma City, OK 731224510 NW 39th St
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I first chose this place for proximity to my home, but I’ve now moved farther away and continue to come here because I’ve always had a great experience. One of the nurses, Maria, is really kind and explains everything she is doing and made me feel comfortable and cared for. Wait time is dependent on if you make an appointment or not. If you make an appointment, you get in and out very fast. The waiting room has seen better days but it’s clean. They seem to really care about the patients. I would recommend to anyone!

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Mercy-GoHealth Urgent Care, Nichols Hills

Mercy-GoHealth Urgent Care

4.9(5.7k reviews)
1121 NW 63rd St, Nichols Hills, OK 731161121 NW 63rd St
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Access Medical Centers, Oklahoma City (NW Expressway)

Access Medical Centers

4.73(6.3k reviews)
3617 Northwest Expy, Oklahoma City, OK 731123617 Northwest Expy
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The initial nurse was empathetic and friendly. Absolute pleasure. The second person that came in was condescending and not pleasant after learning I had not gotten the vaccine. My Dr suggest against it after I had paralysis from the flu shot. I felt discriminated against and did not feel the need to justify myself. No politics just science for me.

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Access Medical Centers, Yukon

Access Medical Centers

4.73(4k reviews)
301 S Mustang Rd, Yukon, OK 73099301 S Mustang Rd
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This is our go to place when we can't get in to see our PCP. Love, love, love Dr.Bullock! He's awesome! Very patient, explains things very well and takes his time! Staff is great too! We've been here a hand full of times and never had any issue with wait time or the care that we receive.

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Classen Urgent Care Clinic

Classen Urgent Care Clinic

2824 Classen Blvd, Norman, OK 730712824 Classen Blvd
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Classen Urgent Care Clinic

Classen Urgent Care Clinic

4.56(18 reviews)
2818 Classen Blvd, Norman, OK 730712818 Classen Blvd
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Amazing group of staff ! Thanks for caring for us all.
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Immediate Care of Oklahoma

Immediate Care of Oklahoma

5.0(7 reviews)
800 24th Ave NW, Norman, OK 73069800 24th Ave NW
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Ear Wax Removal FAQs

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

    Without insurance, an ear wax extraction in Slaughterville 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 Slaughterville area today.

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

    Regardless of the kind of doctor you are looking for for an eye exam, Solv can help you book an appointment. Simply search for Slaughterville-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 Slaughterville?

    Same-day and next-day appointments for eye exams are available through Solv. Search for Slaughterville-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 Slaughterville?

    Solv gathers reviews, ratings, and other data on Slaughterville-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 Slaughterville?

    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 Slaughterville.

  • 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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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.

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Updated on Sep 25, 22

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