The consultant-led audiology service manages the assessment, investigation and treatment of children with:
•Related disorders (eg allergic rhinitis)
It supports all children, including those with complex needs and problems.
The service includes:
•Hearing aid service
•The New Born Hearing Programme
•A walk-in service for ear moulds
•Medical management of children with temporary hearing loss and balance problems
Clinics for Barking and Dagenham are held at the Child and Family Centre.
Clinics for Havering and South West Essex are held at Harold Wood Clinic.
This service is for children and young people under 20 years old.
Referrals can be made by GPs and other healthcare professionals.