At London Hearing we pay close attention to new technology in the market. As an independent supplier, we are committed to this approach. We also make sure to monitor and review our clients on a regular basis. So if a product has taken well, then we know it has a place in our clinic. Titanium built hearing aids have taken very [...]
Most ear related dizziness seen in the GP surgery is due to BPPV or Méniere’s disease and new treatments make these conditions more easily managed either in the GP surgery or by an ENT specialist. BPPV “BPPV” (Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo) is the commonest cause of vertigo. In this condition movement of the head such as bending over, turning in bed, [...]
A large part of the population suffers from nasal congestion and a condition called rhinitis, which makes breathing difficult. Rhinitis is an inflammation of the nasal membranes caused by an allergic or non-allergic reaction or by hormones, infections, occupational or other triggering factors. It is a very common disease that results in significant costs for medical treatment, impairs breathing and disrupts [...]
Complete 3D full body scanning is now available at the Sleeping Disorders Centre. Scanning someone is simple. Patients simply stand on the turntable and hold still for 30 seconds, while the platform spins. With its razor sharp high resolution infrared images, Styku technology captures millions of data points in a matter of seconds in a fast, non-invasive process. The Styku app [...]
Can’t sleep? Join the unhappy club: according to the NHS, one in three people in the UK has trouble sleeping and every year it hands out more than ten million prescriptions for sleeping pills. There’s a range of products that claim to help, but how effective are they? The Daily Mail asked Sleeping Disorders Centre founder, Michael Oko, to give journalist [...]
Author: Mr Michael Oko In this presentation Mr Oko outlines the importance of the examination of the nose as part of the upper airway with nasendoscopy in diagnosing sleep apnoea, and the embedding of ENT in all OSA clinics.