Welcome to Ear Health Central Otago – Alexandra Clinic.
Our clinic is located at Health Central on Tarbert St and is open for appointments every Thursday.
*** IMPORTANT INFORMATION REGARDING THE COVID-19 VIRUS****
If you are currently experiencing flu-like symptoms (cough/sore throat/fever/headache), acute respiratory illness, or have had contact with any person confirmed to have COVID-19 please do not book an appointment as we will be unable to see you. You are welcome to wait 14 days and phone for an appointment then on 0273395043. If you have ear pain please PHONE your GP clinic. If you have been in self isolation and have proof of your medical clearance and are not exhibiting any symptoms you are welcome to book an appointment. Thank you for your understanding.
We now have two Registered Nurses running our Central Otago Clinics.
Shelley Simon (Owner/Registered Nurse) has lived in Central most of her life and comes from a varied background of nursing from Emergency and surgical nursing to Older Peoples Health and Community Health.
Karen Tippett (Registered Nurse) is from Christchurch but has lived in Central for the past 5 years. She has a strong background in ENT theatre, ICU nursing and pain management.
Together we cover all of Central Otago and offer a friendly, personalised service designed to provide the best possible outcomes for our clients.
Ear Health Central Otago offers professional, friendly assistance in:
- Safe wax and debris removal from the ear canal
- Assistance with the management of outer ear infections
- Safe removal of foreign bodies from the ear canal
- Advice with ear issues and referrals to other health professionals including GPs, ENT specialists, Audiology, hearing therapy.
We offer a discount for those with hearing aids funded by ACC and our service is free for War Pensioners with hearing loss.
No GP referrals required.
If an urgent booking is required please call 0273395043 and we may be able to fit you into one of our other Central Otago clinic locations.