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Children’s ENT surgery during the COVID-19 pandemic. 25/03/2020.

BAPOstatementCovid19.pdf

By |March 26th, 2020|2020|0 Comments

How can you help your child with hearing loss during the COVID-19 outbreak?

Check out this helpful advice from our Paediatric Audiologist, Adam Walker.

Please note we are offering telephone consultations whilst the ‘lock-down’ and practice restrictions are in place. Interested? Contact Jo at joan@medsecs.co.uk.

Listening Advice during the COVID-19 pandemic- Manchester Children’s ENT Clinic

By |March 26th, 2020|2020|0 Comments

COVID-19 : Temporary changes to our service at Spire Manchester Hospital

Hello everyone,

In response to the advice received from the UK Government and ENT UK we are temporarily unable to provide Face-2-Face consultations for private sector patients, either at Spire Manchester Hospital or the Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital. Likewise, non-emergency ENT operating is currently suspended at both sites.

As an NHS Consultant i am proud of the […]

By |March 22nd, 2020|2020|0 Comments

Adam Walker (Audiology)- children’s hearing aids

Here are the main points from Adam’s lecture at the 1st Paediatric Hearing Aids course.
www.audiology-courses.co.uk

Preparing the Parents – key points were to build up trust with parents by being honest and not avoiding difficult conversations
 
Strategies for testing – key points were to be flexible in approach to testing and think about what we are testing […]

By |April 20th, 2019|2019|0 Comments

Pinnaplasty- surgery for prominent ears

Check out my blog from the Doctify.com journal:

https://www.doctify.co.uk/blog/articles/what-you-need-to-know-about-pinnaplasty

 

By |August 18th, 2018|2018, Blog|0 Comments

What are conventional Hearing Aids?

Check out this Blog from Adam Walker (Audiological Scientist) about conventional air conduction hearing aids!

What is a hearing aid?

A hearing aid is a device that amplifies sound according to the patient’s hearing levels, to provide access to the frequencies at which the patient does not hear as well as they should.  […]

By |July 31st, 2018|2018, Blog|0 Comments

GP & Allied Healthcare Professionals Talk

CHILDHOOD GLUE EAR, EAR INFECTIONS & SORE THROATS

Sorry for the late posting!

Was great to meet with the General Practitioners & Allied HCPs at the co-delivered YHPA/Spire Manchester event last month. […]

By |July 11th, 2018|2018, Presentations|0 Comments

Shared decision making in childhood glue ear

Check out my invited presentation from BACO 2018!

BRUCE OME BACO 2018

 

By |July 6th, 2018|2018, Presentations|0 Comments

HEARING PRESERVATION CI in Children

Check out my presentation at BACO 2018 today!

A surgeon’s perspective on CI with attempted preservation of residual natural hearing in children & young people.

BRUCE CI HP BACO 2018

By |July 5th, 2018|2018, Presentations|0 Comments

Cochlear Implantation in children born prematurely

Check out our poster from ESPO 2018! Click on the link to read the poster: prem ci

Outcomes more variable than in children not born prematurely, with a child’s ability to learn being a crucial factor determining outcome. Parents need counselling that CI is an entirely appropriate intervention in selected young children with severe/profound hearing loss and […]

By |June 13th, 2018|2018, Presentations|0 Comments