Call: +44(0)2030111280

Same-day professional ear wax removal in Croydon

Looking for a safe and effective solution to your impacted earwax? Say goodbye to discomfort and hearing difficulties by booking an appointment for ear wax removal from Croydon today!

Special Offers

Accredited practitioners

Book a PAID appointment

Blocked ears and sure it’s ear wax?


Book a FREE ear check

It’ll only take 5 mins

What is Earwax?

Ear wax, scientifically known as cerumen, is a yellowish and waxy substance that originates in the ear canal. It comprises a blend of skin cells, hair, and secretions from glands in the ear canal. The primary function of ear wax is to serve as a natural lubricant that keeps the ear canal moist, while simultaneously safeguarding it against potential harm from dust, dirt, and other particles. Additionally, ear wax plays a critical role in inhibiting the development of infections by trapping bacteria and fungi that might invade the ear.

Earwax build-up

The term earwax build-up describes the gathering of cerumen, a waxy substance produced by the glands within the ear canal. When earwax accumulates excessively, it can create a blockage that impacts hearing and causes discomfort, itching, and ringing sensations in the ears. Although earwax accumulation is generally deemed harmless, if symptoms persist, it may be necessary to seek assistance from a healthcare professional for its removal.

Symptoms of impacted ear wax

The accumulation of earwax can result in the subsequent symptoms:

  • Reduced hearing capacity in one or both ears.
  • Earache or discomfort in the affected ear.
  • Tinnitus or ringing and buzzing sounds in the ear.
  • Itching within the ear canal.
  • Dizziness or vertigo.
  • The sensation of fullness or pressure within the ear.
  • Discharge from the ear.
pained ears
Ear syringing

Ear syringing in Croydon

Healthcare providers do not frequently offer ear syringing, a technique that employs fluid or water to flush out earwax due to the potential for complications. This procedure can cause harm to the ear canal or eardrum, resulting in pain, hearing loss, and infections. Moreover, there is evidence indicating that ear syringing may not be fully effective in removing all of the earwax and can even exacerbate the issue by pushing it further into the ear canal. Rather, it is recommended to use earwax softening drops and to seek professional assistance for the removal of earwax using the microsuction method.

Ear Candling in Croydon

Ear candling, which is also known as ear coning or thermal-auricular therapy, is an unconventional method of earwax extraction that entails the insertion of a hollow candle into the ear canal and lighting the opposite end. The heat generated by the candle is supposed to create suction that draws out earwax and other impurities. Despite this, ear candling lacks scientific backing and can be harmful. It has been linked to burns, injury to the ear canal, and the potential to push earwax further into the ear, leading to impacted earwax. In the event of symptoms indicative of earwax accumulation, it is advisable to schedule an appointment for microsuction earwax removal.

ear candling

E-Microsuction Technique

E-microsuction is a safe and gentle procedure employed to remove earwax (ceruminous impaction) from the ear canal. This technique utilizes a low-pressure suction tool to extract earwax without employing water or instruments that could result in ear damage. The technique involves the use of an endoscope to visualize the ear canal and the earwax, guaranteeing optimal precision and safety. E-microsuction serves as a reliable alternative to traditional ear irrigation and is frequently utilized by audiology and ENT professionals due to its effectiveness.

Play Video about Sensitive video content.

Ear wax removal cost

Experience deep ear cleaning from £89. See our full price list here. Use the booking buttons on our website, send us an email or call us to reserve an appointment with our award-winning audiologists.

Ear wax removal at home

No worries if you cannot visit our clinic. We will bring the clinic to you. Fill our booking form and we will call you in a few minutes to arrange a convenient time for you. Prices from £180.

Private Ear Wax Removal Cost

Routine appointments (8am - 5pm)


After-work appointments (5pm -7pm)


Children (<12)


Children age 13 - 17


Aural foreign body removal age 13 - 17


Aural foreign body removal age 3 - 12


Special Offers

50% off ear wax removal for a friend or significant other you bring along (Worth £45)

Free hearing diagnostic hearing test (if you’re 50 or over) – worth £99

Free life-time ear checks every 6 months

50% off ear wax removal for one parent/guardian if you’re accompanying your child (worth £45)

Meet our team

Head of Audiology at Verified Hearing (Specialising in adults and children)

Secretarial team

Louise Emmett

Paige Martin

Leah Salter

Rebecca Banks

Ayesha Haworth

Our Patients Are Always Happy

See what our patients say about us

Anthony Richardson
Anthony Richardson
After trying numerous places for ear wax removal over the years this is by far the best there is. So convenient and service is second to none. Wouldn’t recommend anywhere else.
Michael Rothwell
Michael Rothwell
exceptional service and MJ (audiologist) was great
Dolores Armstrong
Dolores Armstrong
Raphael Gruber
Raphael Gruber
Super friendly. Quick and easy. Perfect results. Actually looking forward to coming back
Ralph Allwood
Ralph Allwood
Cassandra O'Leary
Cassandra O'Leary
So happy that we found this Audiologist. Excellent with children, very friendly and welcoming. Myself and my daughter are very happy with our appointment.
Eric Walter
Eric Walter
A great first time experience, very informative procedure and carried out the work in a first class environment and would definitely go back in six months .
Brython Caley-Davies
Brython Caley-Davies
Simona Zajicova
Simona Zajicova
The doctor was very nice. He checked my son's ears, but there was no microsuction needed. My son had no earwax in his ears that needed to be removed. Therefore, I don't understand why I was charged £120 for something that was not done. In cases like this, clients should get some of their money back, don't you think? It's common in other clinics.
Marcel Vandenbussche
Marcel Vandenbussche

Our Central London Locations

Visit our Hearing Specialists on Harley Street or Wigmore Street

Harley Street Hearing Clinic

1 Harley Street London W1G 9QD

Wigmore Street Hearing Clinic
(Opposite Selfridges, London)

126 Wigmore Street, London, W1U 3RY

          +44(0) 203 011 1280
           [email protected]


+44(0) 203 011 1280

Londoners Visit Us From

North London

Archway, Arnos Grove, Barnet, Bounds Green, Bowes Park, Bush Hill, Crouch End, Edmonton, Finchley, Finsbury Park, Grange Park, Hampstead, Haringey, Highbury, Highgate, Holloway, Hornsey, Islington, Kings Cross, Manor House, Muswell Hill, Oakleigh Park, Oakwood, Palmers Green, Shoreditch, Southgate, Stamford Hill, Stoke Newington, Tottenham, Totteridge, Tufnell Park, West Green, Whetstone, Winchmore Hill, Wood Green, Woodside Park

East London

Aldgate, Barking, Bethnal Green, Bishopgate, Bow, Canary Wharf, Chingford, East Ham, Forest Gate, Hackney, Highams Park, Isle of Dogs, Leyton, Leytonstone, Manor Park, Mile End, Plaistow, Poplar, Shadwell, Shoreditch, Stepney, Stoke Newington, Stratford, Upton Park, Wanstead, Walthamstow, Wapping, West Ham, Whitechapel, Woodford

West London

Acton, Bayswater, Boston Manor, Chinatown, Chiswick, Ealing, Fitzgrovia, Fulham, Gunnersbury Park, Hammersmith, Harley Street, Hanger Lane, Holland Park, Hyde Park, Kensal Town, Kensington, Ladbroke Grove, Maida Vale, Marylebone, Mayfair, Northfields, Notting Hill, Paddington, Piccadilly, Queens Park, Shepherds Bush, Soho, South Kensington, Stamford Brook, Turnham Green, Westbourne Green, White City

Southwest London

Balham, Barnes, Battersea, Belgravia, Brixton, Brompton, Chelsea, Clapham, Colliers Wood, Earls Court, Fulham, Knightsbridge, Lambeth, Mitcham, Morden, Oval, Parsons Green, Pimlico, Putney, Richmond, Roehampton, South Kensington, Southfields, St James, Stockwell, Tooting, Vauxhall, Victoria, Wandsworth, Whitehall, Wimbledon

Southeast London

Abbey Wood, Beckenham, Bermondsey, Blackheath, Brixton, Brockley, Camberwell, Charlton, Crystal Palace, Denmark Hill, Deptford, Dulwich, Eltham, Greenwich, Kennington, Kidbrooke, Lambeth, Lewisham, Mottingham, New Cross, Newington, Norwood, Oval, Peckham, Shooters Hill, Sidcup, South Bank, Southwark, St Johns, Surrey Quays, Sydenham, Thamesmead, Vauxhall, Woolwich

Northwest London

Acton, Arkley, Baker Street, Belsize Park, Brent Cross, Brondesbury, Camden Town, Chalk Farm, Colindale, Cricklewood, Edgware, Euston, Golders Green, Gospel Oak, Hampstead, Harlesden, Hendon, Kensal Green, Kentish Town, Kilburn, Kingsbury, Marylebone, Mill Hill, Neasden, Park Royal, Primrose Hill, Queens Park, Queensbury, Regents Park, St. Johns Wood, Stonebridge, Swiss Cottage, Tufnell Park, Wembley Park, Willesden

Scroll to Top
Call Now Button