Doctor Q&A for Dr. Ravi Samy

A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ravi Samy
Dr. Ravi Samy answered
26 years experience Head and Neck Surgery
Need an ear exam: This may be due to numerous reasons / causes. I recommend that you see an otolaryngologist and obtain an audiogram. This physician will examine your ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ravi Samy
Dr. Ravi Samy answered
26 years experience Head and Neck Surgery
Popping sounds: Bubbles can be in your ear canal or middle ear, where the 3 ear bones or ossicles are located. The symptoms usually include fullness/pressure, hear ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ravi Samy
Dr. Ravi Samy answered
26 years experience Head and Neck Surgery
Speech therapy: I recommend that you avoid screaming. Treating reflux can be helpful. Don't allow yourself to be overweight or obese. Avoid smoking. Conside ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ravi Samy
Dr. Ravi Samy answered
26 years experience Head and Neck Surgery
Tinnitus: Tinnitus is typically worse when the room is quiet. I would recommend sleeping with some background white noise. Minimize loud noise exposure. ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ravi Samy
Dr. Ravi Samy answered
26 years experience Head and Neck Surgery
Masking technique : Dear sir / madam, you have tinnitus. This starts in the ears but continues because of the brain. You need a hearing test. Stress reduction, ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ravi Samy
Dr. Ravi Samy answered
26 years experience Head and Neck Surgery
Ear infection: You most likely have chronic otitis media, which is a chronic middle ear infection. You need to see an otolaryngology professional and obtain a hea ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ravi Samy
Dr. Ravi Samy answered
26 years experience Head and Neck Surgery
Need a license: Dear sir / madam, while you can buy hearing aids without a doctor's prescription, you will need an audiology license or hearing aid sales certificat ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ravi Samy
Dr. Ravi Samy answered
26 years experience Head and Neck Surgery
Life-saving: Don't worry about the cost of seeing someone at the er if it is an emergency. However, please stop using drugs. They are not good for you and can ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ravi Samy
Dr. Ravi Samy answered
26 years experience Head and Neck Surgery
25,000: The cost of the implant does not include the cost of the surgery and hospital fees. All costs together run about $35, 000-$50, 000. Insurance co ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ravi Samy
Dr. Ravi Samy answered
26 years experience Head and Neck Surgery
Rechargeable: Dear sir / madam, i believe that all 3 cochlear implant manufacturers now offer rechargeable batteries, which make it easier on patients and cheap ... Read More
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