Emma Brown

Emma is a Registered General Nurse (RGN) with over 25 years community and general practice nursing experience

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Microsuction ear wax removal specialist
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25 years community nursing experience
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Practice nurse and district nursing sister
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Community nurse prescriber

Emma's qualifications

  • Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust primary ear care and microsuction course
  • BSc (HONS) degree, specialist community practitioner
  • Physical examination (Masters module)
  • Adult nursing diploma
  • Urology diploma
  • Asthma diploma

What is microsuction?

Microsuction is considered safer than syringing because no water is pushed into the ear canal under pressure. Doing that disturbs the delicate lining of the ear canal and frequently leads to infections a few days afterwards. It is also cleaner, tolerated better by the patient and less preparation is needed.

Why choose Emma

Emma is trained to recognise the ‘normal’ and the ‘abnormal’ in the external ear using high magnification surgical loupes, otoscopes and/or a microscope (x5) to enable her to see the minute detail of your ear. If an abnormality is found Emma can make an immediate referral back to your own GP, or to the local acute hospital if your condition is considered urgent.

Location

Emma does clinics on a Friday, and sometimes other days in the week, please call to check when there is availability.

Home visits

Home visits are available, please see our services and fees page for more details

Our microsuction ear wax removal clinics are held at Fairfield Park Health Centre, 47 Tyning Ln, Bath, BA1 6EA and Rush Hill Surgery, 20 Rush Hill, Bath, BA2 2QH. Clinics are usually all day on a Friday, and sometimes other days in the week including on Saturday mornings

Emma has successfully completed the Rotherham ear care course run by The Primary Ear Care and Audiology Services, NHS Foundation Trust, Rotherham, www.earcarecentre.com. It is the centre of excellence for all things ear care in Great Britain. They set the standards for ear care health in the country, and are endorsed by the Royal College of General Practitioners (RCGP), the Royal College of Nursing (RCN) and the Medical Devices Agency (MDA).

Home visits are available, out of hours (evenings and weekends, depending on availability).

Please call Emma on 07966 205 663. Emma may be in clinic and not able to return your call straight away but will do so as soon as she’s free.

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Fairfield Park Health Centre, 47 Tyning Ln