The PedsDocTalk Podcast

76: Ear Tubes: When does your child need them and what is the management?

June 23, 2021 Dr. Mona Amin
The PedsDocTalk Podcast
76: Ear Tubes: When does your child need them and what is the management?
Show Notes

On this episode I welcome Jordan Glicksman, Ear Nose and Throat Surgeon in private practice at Newton Wellesley Hospital and Lecturer part time at Harvard Medical School. We discuss the following: 

  • Speech, fluid and recurrent ear infections 
  • How many ear infections may warrant tubes 
  • Hearing tests  
  • Purpose of ear tubes 
  • How long they last 
  • Tips to prevent ear infections