Ear Wax Removal

The Team at Independent Hearing are qualified and clinically trained to preform ear wax removal services. Using the safe and preferred technique of Micro-Suction we ensure all ear wax can be gently and safely be removed.

Appointments available – No Referral Required!

Ear Wax Removal

Independent Hearing are now providing Ear Wax Removal via the process of Micro-Suction in select clinics across South Australia.

Micro-Suction ear wax removal is medically known to be the preferred method of ear wax removal and is one of the safest, cleanest and most efficient options.

As there is no water used in the Micro-Suction process it is safe for all patient types.

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FAQ's About Ear Wax Removal

In this section, We will answer the most commonly asked questions about ear wax removal to help you understand your hearing health and take appropriate actions accordingly.

Short answer is No. Although on occasion your GP may recommend you to come and have your ear wax removed, there is no legal requirement for a referral.

If you would like to find out more about the ear wax removal process, you can contact us on 08 8331 1500.

Ear wax plays an important role in keeping our ears healthy.  The glands in our ear canals produces ear wax to protect the ear from debris and foreign bodies and is known to have antibacterial properties. 

When ear wax removal is preformed by a clinically qualified and trained Hearing Care Professional the process is generally safe. The safest ear wax removal procedure is known as Micro-Suction which is what we use at Independent Hearing to ensure the safest outcome for our patients.

There are a number of alternative wax removal procedures that are advertised and these can have increased risks involved with them especially when not preformed by a Hearing Care Professional.

To find out more about the safest options for Ear Wax Removal call us on (08) 8331 1500 to speak with our specialists


The frequency of how often you should have your ear wax removed will depend on your specific build up.

Often we see our patients requiring ear wax removal every 6-12 months. 

If ear wax removal process is preformed by a clinically trained hearing care professional then the procedure is safe and pain free. 

If preformed incorrectly there is a possibility that the procedure could cause pain or in extreme cases damage to the delicate parts of the ear.

Please ensure you are having these procedures preformed by trained and experienced hearing care professionals to ensure safe and appropriate care.

At Independent Hearing our clinicians are clinically trained and qualified to preform this procedure using medically approved techniques such as Micro-Suction.

To find out more call our clinic to speak with a specialist on (08) 8331 1500.

Ear wax removal costs between $60 – $90 dollars depending on the time involved in conducting the procedure.

Typically an appointment for ear wax removal will take about 30 minutes.

To book your appointment call (08) 8331 1500

Why Choose Independent Hearing

Independent Hearing is a government accredited hearing provider located in Adelaide, Port Lincoln and Whyalla. We offer a full range of audiology services for Pension & Veteran Card Holders, eligible NDIS recipients and Private patients.

Multiple locations

We service a number of locations across South Australia which include Adelaide (Kurralta Park, Kidman Park, Melrose Park and Salisbury) as well as clinics located in Port Lincoln, Whyalla, Tumby Bay and Wudinna.

Expert professionals

Our team of hearing care professionals are dedicated to assisting you with all your hearing related needs. As a fully independent provider we have access to an extensive range of the latest hearing aids and hearing products on the market today. This enables us to provide an individually tailored experience to every patient and ensure they are receiving the right product that will meet their specific needs.

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