Consultation for Patients with Ear Infections
An easy 3 step process:
1. Complete the questionnaire below
2. Select a medicine or request that a clinician contacts you with options
3. Click Submit
If you think that you may have an ear infection, please complete the form below.
Important Information - You Must Read This Notice
If you have any of the following symptoms, you must telephone NHS 111 by dialing 111 on the telephone immediately. A remote assessment at Trusted Treatments is not suitable if you have any symptoms from the list below:
- Any weakness on one side of your body or difficulty raising one of your arms
- Any pains that are not restricted to the ear area
- A drooping face on one side
- Slurred speech or difficulty saying full sentences
- Shivering that does not subside within 5 minutes
- Profuse sweating for no known reason
- Severe shortness of breath
- A pale, blue, or grey skin tone that has developed suddenly
- Any chest pain
- Any undiagnosed swelling in one or both calves or ankles
- Any pains that radiate from your left shoulder or upper part of the left arm
If any of the above are severe or there is any other emergency symptom or situation, you must dial 999 on the telephone immediately.
Outside Standard UK Working Hours
If you have an ear infection that you are concerned about and it is the evening or weekend, we recommend that you use NHS 111 because they may be able to provide a more suitable service for you. NHS 111 can be contacted by telephoning 111 or visiting the following link: https://111.nhs.uk/.
Before completing this consultation you must read the information here: www.nhs.uk/conditions/ear-infections/
This consultation form usually takes just 2-3 minutes to complete.
Please complete all questions before clicking Submit.
Any incomplete sections will display as red text if the form cannot be submitted.
If your condition or symptoms require urgent treatment, please call NHS 111 by dialling 111 on your telephone. If you require emergency treatment, for example, if you or someone else has chest pain, has received an injury to the head, or has been involved in a serious accident, call 999 on your telephone immediately. If your condition or symptoms are not something that can be assessed remotely through the Trusted Treatments online doctor service, please make an appointment with your usual GP at the earliest opportunity. If your GP cannot offer an appointment in a timeframe that you feel is appropriate, call 111 on your telephone and seek advice, explaining your concerns. Read more about where to get help.