As we have previously posted:   (https://www.theentclinic.co.uk/2020/04/02/covid-19-symptoms-loss-of-sense-of-smell-and-taste/), the loss of smell and taste has been added to the UK’s official list of COVID-19 symptoms along with a fever and a persistent cough.  A fever is easy to test for, but how do you test for loss of smell? Research has discovered that a sudden and […]

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Are you spending more time on work calls or listening to music through in-ear headphones? If so, you could be causing damage to your ears. Earphones carry dirt and bacteria which transfer directly to your ears. You may suffer an allergic reaction or develop a rash or infection. A build-up of ear wax is also […]

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As the lockdown restrictions are beginning to ease, we are now able to perform outpatient procedures within clinic appointments. We take patient safety extremely seriously and fully comply with the current government guidelines regarding safety for patients. Please read the safety guidelines below for patients who book a face to face appointment with us. We […]

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The stress of living under lockdown during the coronavirus pandemic is affecting our usual sleep patterns, the National Sleep Foundation has reported. Are you sleepy during the day, and unable to sleep or are wakeful during the night? This could just be due to the stress that lockdown is causing  – or it could be […]

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Spending time outdoors is so important for our health and mental wellbeing.  Whilst some of us are unable to spend time outdoors during the COVID-19 lockdown, many of us are in fact spending more time outside, taking exercise, in gardens or on balconies. Did you know that a sunny day in winter or spring can […]

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With the hay fever season well under way, symptoms are now affecting those of us who suffer from it. During the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, it’s important to bear in mind that if you have a cough or itchy throat, it could be down to pollen and not coronavirus. Hay fever is an allergic reaction to […]

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The current situation due to the COVID-19 pandemic is affecting us all. The private hospitals are now assisting the NHS, providing much needed extra resources at this time. This means that the Spire Hospital in Hastings is no longer offering outpatient clinics. However, we are open and happy to see private patients, including children, via […]

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Since the COVID-19 pandemic started, it has been reported from multiple countries around the world that a significant number of patients contracting the virus have noticed a reduction in their sense of smell and taste. In some people with COVID-19, this may be the only symptom. However, fever and cough are still the main symptoms. […]

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27th March 2020

COVID-19 UPDATE

In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Spire Sussex Hospital has confirmed that all ENT clinic consultations and surgery at the hospital are cancelled until further notice. We appreciate that for some people with ENT symptoms this will be a huge disappointment and concern. From Monday 30th March, The ENT Clinic will be offering video […]

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The World Health Organisation raises hearing loss awareness every year to help people with hearing difficulties and to promote ear and hearing care across the world. This year’s slogan: ‘Don’t Let Hearing Loss Limit You’ aims to help people with hearing loss achieve their full potential. Read more about what they achieve how they can […]

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Covid-19

In view of the COVID-19 pandemic, we are now offering patients video consultations to comply with government guidelines set out over the next few weeks. This will ensure staff and patient safety but also means patients can still be seen. We can offer advice, treatment and tests where appropriate. Please contact us for further information or to book a video consultation.