Ear Otoscope

Easily check for signs of ear infection

Tugging at the ear is a telltale sign that your child could have an infection. With the Ear Otoscope, get a gentle glimpse into your child’s ear and use our quick guide to find out whether it’s time to see a doctor.

How to use your otoscope 

Position ear
canal for viewing

  • 0-12 Months: Gently pull the ear straight back.
  • 1 year and older: Gently pull the ear up and back to straighten the ear canal.

Gently insert probe tip into ear canal

If pain occurs, remove probe tip immediately and consult your physician

Press the button and look through the viewing lens

If the eardrum looks red or infected, consult your physician

Identifying a potential problem

Normal Eardrum

picture of a normal eardrumpicture of a normal eardrum

Infected Eardrum*

picture of an infected eardrumpicture of an infected eardrum

Eardrum with Ear Tubes

picture of an eardrum with ear tubespicture of an eardrum with ear tubes

*Infected eardrums can vary by case. Images provided are for reference only and may be of higher quality than seen while using this device.

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This device should not be used as a substitute for a medical diagnosis. Only a medical professional can make a diagnosis of a medical condition. It is important that you always seek medical treatment from a qualified medical professional.

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