Check back often for insights specific to ear health, new product innovations, plus news and changes about PhotoniCare.
2 Types of Ear Infections
Something most people don’t know is that there are actually two different types of ear infections. Most just assume that there is just one type and it’s the painful kind you remember; however, there is Acute Otitis Media and Otitis Media with Effusion. Don’t know how each one affects you? You’re not alone, and we’re here to help.
Why are my ears ringing?
It’s the middle of the night, all is silent in the house except for what’s going on in your ear(s). It’s constant. It’s irritating. It’s that ringing that no matter what you try to do is always there when everything is so quiet, leaving you with so many questions. Why is it there? What could you have done to prevent it? Is there any way to cure it?
What Are Ear Tubes?
As a parent, you always want to have the answers. You have a tiny human being that has to depend on you for all of his or her needs. You helped create this smiling bundle of joy and you want to put him or her on the best possible track for success; however, some things happen that are outside of your control and expertise. One of those things that commonly affect infants and small children is an ear infection.
Talking About Ear Tubes with Dr. Michael Novak
Eight out of 10 children will have a middle ear infection, but what if your child seems to have them more than what you think is normal? What if your child seems to have difficulty hearing, and complains about “water in the ear” when there doesn’t seem to be a reason for it? When this happens, it may be time to seek help by calling your primary care doctor, who may refer you to an ENT specialist, for the best next steps for your child’s ear health.
PhotoniCare in the Land of the Rising Sun
There are a couple of reasons we chose to enter into a partnership in Japan at this stage. CEO and co-founder Ryan Shelton shares his thoughts in this blog post.
The Real Cost of Ear Infections
Middle ear infections, or otitis media, are very common. So… Read More
PhotoniCare Takes First Place at the 2019 HealthTECH Startup Competition
PhotoniCare took home first place at the 7th Annual Insight Product Development 2019 HealthTECH Startup Competition.
The PhotoniCare team caps off a successful 2019 with a move to a new location
2019 has been a very exciting AND BUSY year for the PhotoniCare team. In particular, the year has brought more growth and movement forward for the staff than ever before. Between funding agreements, opportunities for research studies, multiple industry trade shows, and more, the team has been busier than ever.
The Team Behind the Technology
Small but mighty, this team has done a lot in a short amount of time, which recently included an FDA clearance on their novel medical device, the OtoSight Middle Ear Scope. So who are the people behind the technology? Let’s meet the team.