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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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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
OpenMon 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
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First Med Urgent Care, South Oklahoma City (I-240 and S Walker)

First Med Urgent Care

4.81(3.7k reviews)
7807 S Walker Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 731397807 S Walker Ave
OpenMon 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Recent patient review

S. Walker, Okc location. The lady at the front desk, Tyler was outstanding! Working alone and swamped with walk-ins and a constantly ringing phone, she was cool, calm, pleasant and VERY helpful! Really helped alleviate a stressful situation for everyone. Also, Ms. Ma was an outstanding and caring nurse and Dr Kubiak is awesome.

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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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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
OpenMon 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Recent patient review

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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Access Medical Centers, Oklahoma City (NW Expressway)

Access Medical Centers

4.73(6.4k reviews)
3617 Northwest Expy, Oklahoma City, OK 731123617 Northwest Expy
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Recent patient review

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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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
OpenMon 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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They were so helpful and kind. My check in was a little difficult at first because I am running a fever and felt pretty bad. I had no issues with the wait time.

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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
OpenMon 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Recent patient review

I was impress with the way that Access Clinic handled my case and there protocol on how to handle there patients..I felt safe that my medical issue were going to b taken care off. ..I would definitely recommend the Clinic.

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HealthCARE Express, Midwest City Urgent Care

HealthCARE Express

4.59(636 reviews)
1701 S Douglas Blvd, Midwest City, OK 731301701 S Douglas Blvd
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Recent patient review

Exceptional care by PA and staff. Everyone is friendly despite the pandemic, which is greatly appreciated! Kudos to all.

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Mercy-GoHealth Urgent Care, Northwest Expressway

Mercy-GoHealth Urgent Care

4.8(2.8k reviews)
8500 N Rockwell Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 731328500 N Rockwell Ave
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Access Medical Centers, Midwest City

Access Medical Centers

4.77(5.1k reviews)
9917 SE 15th St, Midwest City, OK 731309917 SE 15th St
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Recent patient review

All of the Access personnel were friendly, professional and polite. All steps taken were explained, and I was asked if I had any questions. I’ve been to this Midwest City location before, several years ago, and have experienced the same quality of care on both occasions. I will recommend this location to co-workers and friends.

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HealthCARE Express, Moore Urgent Care

HealthCARE Express

4.69(581 reviews)
551 SE 4th St, Moore, OK 73160551 SE 4th St
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Recent patient review

Went for a Covid test they were quick and efficient

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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, Oklahoma City (N Rockwell Ave)

Access Medical Centers

4.67(3.6k reviews)
10701 N Rockwell Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 7316210701 N Rockwell Ave
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Recent patient review

This place was fast and friendly. We were able to spend time with doc asking questions and getting the help we needed.

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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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Recent patient review

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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Mercy-GoHealth Urgent Care, Nw Oklahoma City

Mercy-GoHealth Urgent Care

3.0(2 reviews)
12220 N MacArthur Blvd, Oklahoma City, OK 7316212220 N MacArthur Blvd
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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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Recent patient review

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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Access Medical Centers, Edmond (N Pennsylvania)

Access Medical Centers

4.65(2.4k reviews)
16205 N Pennsylvania Ave, Edmond, OK 7301316205 N Pennsylvania Ave
OpenMon 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Recent patient review

Nice place to go, but not they use a call center in another state. 10 min call to confirm pharmacy. I would not recommend calling at all. Terrible service, just do a walk in.

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Access Medical Centers, Edmond

Access Medical Centers

4.62(2k reviews)
46 E 15th St, Edmond, OK 7301346 E 15th St
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Recent patient review

First time visit, very nice, quick and efficient. I couldn't be happier.

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Mercy-GoHealth Urgent Care, Quail Springs

Mercy-GoHealth Urgent Care

4.9(4.4k reviews)
16325 N May Ave, Edmond, OK 7301316325 N May Ave
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Mercy-GoHealth Urgent Care, Edmond

Mercy-GoHealth Urgent Care

4.8(4.8k reviews)
228 S Bryant Ave, Edmond, OK 73034228 S Bryant Ave
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Ear Wax Removal FAQs

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

    If you don't clean your ears regularly, you may develop an excessive amount of ear wax. The National Institutes of Health lists pain or itching in the ear, ringing in the ear, and a sense that the ear is full or clogged as signs of too much ear wax (NIH). If you do not clean your ears, you may have odor or discharge from the ear, as well as hearing loss, according to the NIH.

  • Should I do anything to prevent a buildup of ear wax?

    You don't need to do anything to keep ear wax from accumulating. However, if ear wax does build up, you should remove it yourself or get it removed by a medical professional to avoid hearing loss and ear discomfort, according to the National Library of Medicine.

  • What symptoms can be caused by too much ear wax?

    According to the National Library of Medicine, too much ear wax can produce symptoms such as earache, fullness in the ear, tinnitus, and partial hearing loss.

  • Does it hurt to remove ear wax?

    Ear cleaning procedures for removing ear wax should not be painful. If you're having trouble eliminating ear wax, the National Library of Medicine suggests consulting a medical practitioner for assistance

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

    According to the National Library of Medicine, if the ear wax obstruction is cleared, your hearing will usually return entirely. Ear wax buildup usually causes transient hearing loss that lasts until your ears are cleaned.

  • How often should I remove wax from my ears?

    Your ear wax should naturally come out when your body no longer requires it, according to the National Institutes of Health. It goes on to say that you should only clean your ears if you have symptoms of too much ear wax or if you can see wax near the end of the ear canal.

  • Is removing ear wax costly?

    According to the National Institutes of Health, the cost of removing ear wax varies depending on the method used. Based on your budget and income, your healthcare professional may be able to propose the best ear wax removal procedure for you.

  • Where can I get ear wax removed in Oklahoma?

    Your primary care physician or a specialist who specializes in ear, nose, and throat health can remove ear wax. To find nearby providers of this service, use Solv to find an ear wax removal service and book an appointment for the same-day or next-day.

Oklahoma Ear Wax Removal

Ear wax shields your ears from dirt, bacteria, and other microscopic particles that might irritate your ear canal and cause hearing loss. Too much ear wax, on the other hand, might clog your ear canal and cause hearing loss. Knowing how to remove ear wax in a safe and effective manner can help you protect your hearing and ear health.

About ear wax — why do we have ear wax?

Ear wax is a natural substance that protects your ears by collecting microscopic debris such as dust and bacteria that may otherwise enter and harm them. Ear wax also protects the sensitive skin inside your ear canal from water-related discomfort, according to the National Library of Medicine (NLM).

Ear wax collects dead skin cells, debris, and hair as it flows from the inside of your ears to the outside of the ear canal. Ear wax has antibacterial and antifungal characteristics, according to Harvard Medical School, making it an efficient natural ear cleanser. It goes on to say that if your ears don't create or contain enough ear wax, they'll be itchy and painful.

Treatment of a common ear condition

According to the National Library of Medicine, removing ear wax can help you prevent and avoid hearing loss. Most cases of ear wax buildup, according to the National Library of Medicine, can be treated at home using procedures that soften the wax so it can be readily removed or washed out. It goes on to say that in some cases, you may need to seek medical assistance to avoid hurting your ears or triggering an infection.

Hearing loss caused by ear wax buildup is usually transitory and goes away once the blockage is removed, according to the National Library of Medicine. Hearing loss that persists after removing ear wax should be evaluated and treated by a doctor.

The side effects of excessive ear wax

According to the National Library of Medicine, excessive ear wax can cause ear discomfort and hearing issues. Ear pain, the sense of blocked ears, and tinnitus (inner ear noises) are all frequent adverse effects of ear wax buildup, according to the National Library of Medicine. You may also have a partial hearing loss that worsens with time.

The development of ear wax

Cerumen is another name for ear wax. According to Harvard Medical School, it is a mixture of secretions from sebaceous glands and sweat glands in the outer ear canal's walls.

When you chew or chat with your jaw, the secretions pass through the inner ear canal and into the outer ear canal, where they dry out and flake. According to Harvard Medical School, this permits older ear wax deposits to flow out or be removed more readily from your ears..

Where wax comes from

Ear wax is a natural ear cleanser produced by glands in the ear canal to protect your ears from dangerous dirt and other debris, according to Harvard Medical School. It goes on to say that no one knows why some people have greater ear wax problems than others.

According to the University of Texas at Austin, older people with coarse, wiry hairs in their ears have higher ear wax buildup difficulties than others. Hearing aid users have more ear wax than non-users, owing to the fact that some hearing aids are constructed in such a way that wax cannot readily move out of the ear canal.

Ear wax removal tips

Cotton swabs are commonly used to remove ear wax accumulation. According to UC San Diego, many medical specialists advise against employing this procedure since it can push wax deeper into the ear canal. It goes on to say that the easiest approach to clean your ears is to use wax-softening ear drops, which can be found at almost any pharmacy.

The National Library of Medicine recommends using baby oil or mineral oil to soften ear wax. Once you can see the wax, you can easily remove it from the outer ear canal with a small piece of cloth or tissue wrapped around your finger.

If you're having trouble removing ear wax, the National Library of Medicine suggests seeing a doctor. Other irrigation methods, as well as a curette or suction equipment, can be used by a doctor to eliminate ear wax.

Tips for hearing-aid wearers

The National Library of Medicine recommends that people who use hearing aids have their ear canals examined for extra wax every three to six months. According to Harvard Medical School, ear wax is responsible for 60 percent to 70% of hearing aid degradation. If you use a hearing aid, have your doctor examine your ears at least once every six months for ear wax buildup.

Rob Rohatsch
Medically reviewed by Dr. Rob Rohatsch, MD

Updated on Sep 25, 22

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