Maybe you hit the water the wrong way when diving off the side of the pool, and you’re now having pain in your ear. Perhaps you’re frustrated by ear infections that seem to happen constantly. These are a few of the common problems that can affect your ears and, in extreme cases, may even place your hearing at risk. […]
It can be confusing to decide whether a patient’s ear needs to be seen and how quickly. Otitis externa, “swimmer’s ear”, is easily the most frequently seen ENT problem related to water activities.