Here And Now
The Eye Place and The Ear Place partnership
The Eye Place is an independant opticians owned and operated by Alex Kemp, a third generation optometrist. The Eye Place has spent the last decade building an enviable reputation founded on using state of the art and cutting edge technology and working on the philosophy to provide a 'different level of eye care'.
Alex and clinical audiology director Rob Parker unite and provide The Ear Place. Where valued Eye and Ear Place customers can now get their optical and audiological needs assesed and addressed under one roof in a prestige but relaxed environment. A optical and hearing examination is far more than establishing what can or can't be heard or seen, they are highly recommended health checks for all individuals whether or not any issues are being experienced. Not only do The Ear Place offer and specialise in hearing assesments and have expert knowledge in the routes and options available to individials but offer other services such as micro suction wax removal and ear and hearing protection for various hobbies, jobs and lifestyles.
Our Ear Place locations are: Bakewell / Dore / Willington
Out Eye Place locations are: Bakewell / Dore / Fitzrovia / Belsize Park / Fleet Street
To find out more information about our Eye Place partners please visit: www.the-eye-place.co.uk
17 Jan 2024
What is Tinnitus? Understanding the Ringing in Your Ears
Tinnitus, often described as a ringing, buzzing, or humming sound in the ears without any external source, affects millions worldwide. While commonly referred to as a condition, tinnitus is more accurately a symptom of an underlying issue rather than a disease in itself. Understanding its causes, effects, and management can significantly improve the quality of life for those experiencing it.
6 Dec 2023
Winter Ear Care Tips 2024
As we revel in the festive season it's crucial not to overlook the care of one of our most vital senses: hearing. Christmas time brings with it a plethora of sounds, from carolers singing sweet melodies to the crackling of fireplace logs and the laughter of loved ones. Ensuring optimal ear health during this time is essential for fully enjoying these auditory delights.
23 Nov 2023
Exploring the Connection Between Cognitive Decline and Hearing Loss
Studies have consistently shown a correlation between hearing loss and cognitive decline, with many researchers now positing a causal relationship. The link between the two can be explained through various mechanisms, shedding light on the complex interplay between auditory perception and cognitive function.
16 Nov 2023
Breaking the Silence: Understanding the Stigma Surrounding Hearing Loss and Hearing Aids
Hearing loss affects millions of people worldwide, with 12.1 million people in the U.K also having hearing loss. Yet a pervasive stigma surrounds this common condition and the use of hearing aids. This stigma, rooted in misconceptions and societal attitudes, often leads individuals to delay seeking help and adopting assistive devices. Understanding the reasons behind the stigma is essential for fostering a more inclusive and supportive environment for those with hearing loss.
18 Oct 2023
Protecting Your Ears: Essential Tips for Autumn and Winter in the UK
As autumn leaves fall and winter approaches in the United Kingdom, it's not just your skin that needs extra care. Your ears, often overlooked, are equally susceptible to the harsh weather conditions that these seasons bring. Here are some essential tips for keeping your ears safe during autumn and winter.
25 Sep 2023
The Sound of Good Health: A Comprehensive Guide to Ear Care
When it comes to health and well-being, it's easy to overlook the importance of ear care. The truth is, our ears play a vital role in our day-to-day lives, and neglecting them can lead to a host of problems. In the United Kingdom, a growing number of individuals are realizing the significance of proper ear care and taking steps to protect their hearing.