Northland Mobile Ear Clinic is providing a service which is made up of two mobile vans covering Northland from Kaiwaka, up to Te Kao in the Far North.

Two Specialty Clinic Nurses provide Children/Tamariki and young people/taiohi from 6 months old up to the age of 18 years old the opportunity for a FREE ear health service in their community.

Services provided for children and young people up to the age of 18 include:

  • Glue ear assessment
  • Treatment of discharging ears
  • Pre and post grommet checks
  • Wax and foreign body removal
  • Education

Referrals are received from and sent to:

  • Audiology
  • Special Education Services (GSE)
  • Speech Therapy
  • Ear Nose and Throat Specialists
  • Paediatrics
  • Public Health Nurses
  • Plunket Nurses
  • Iwi Health Providers
  • General Practitioners
  • Clients may also ‘self-refer’

For more information, including dates and venues for upcoming clinics please phone 0800 MY EARS (0800 693 277), visit Northland District Health Board facebook page or visit https://www.northlanddhb.org.nz/our-services/a-z/mobile-ear-clinic.