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Children's Hearing Test is now available at Maria Brown Hearing Clinic.   Available for children aged 4-17. Book online today. Why does my child need a hearing test? There a few different reasons why your child should have his or her hearing tested: Your child did not pass his or her new-born hearing screening or school hearing screening You, loved ones, or your child’s teacher has concerns that your child has difficulty hearing or following directions Your child reports that they have trouble hearing Your child is undergoing ear surgery Your child is starting medication that could affect hearing How often does...

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1. Earwax is Not Really Wax It’s called wax, but it’s not a wax at all. The name comes from the waxy texture. Earwax is made partially of skin cells from the auditory, or ear, the canal. This area contains skin that is always renewing itself.  2. Earwax Safeguards Your Ears It’s role is to protect the skin inside the auditory canal. It takes just a small break in that skin to cause an infection that leads to an earache. The strange texture of the earwax lubricates this skin, as well, and it is a natural antimicrobial, so it stops...

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Please welcome our new Audiologist James!🤲   Originally from New South Wales, James recently moved to Tasmania early on this year after he completed his University degree in Melbourne.   He initially graduated in Linguistic and have done some audiology subjects, which got him interested in the industry from the first place.   James was working in IT before he decided to switch gear to find his passion in audiology again.   He wanted to utilise his skills and knowledge to do something meaningful, so he decided to go back to study and finished his master’s degree to become an...

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Ear Wax Removal -

Maria Brown Hearing Clinic is proud to announced we now offer ear wax removal services at our Hobart office by appointment only. Wax is a good thing. It has hydrophobic and anti-microbial properties to protect the ear of infections and water-logging. Wax only becomes a problem when there is too much of it and our innate skin migration mechanisms cannot push it out naturally. This is when we normally seek help. Typically when we see our doctor he/she will syringe the wax out; however this can put unnecessary stress and pressure on sensitive ear structures and potentially cause middle ear...

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THIS SENIORS WEEK, REJOIN THE CONVERSATION To celebrate Seniors Week for 2020, Maria Brown Hearing Clinic is offering a free hearing test and free & no obligation 7 day trial of the worlds newest and best hearing aids technology, such as Phonak Paradise.Use this opportunity to learn about your hearing health and reconnect with friends, family and loved ones. Rejoin the Conversation and Win a Prize! All participants of our Seniors Week event will receive a free State Cinema ticket valued at $20. Plus you will go in the draw to win our dinner for two at Frogmore Creek City...

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