Ear screening program details of Thupten Choeling Monastery, Jundesi, Solukhumbu
7th December 2015

Ear Screening Program of Thupten Choeling Monastery

Screening program was carried out by a team from Ear Care Nepal which included ENT Surgeon: Dr. Milan Maharjan, Audio-technician: Ms. Ramita Maharjan, Community Ear Assistant Mana Shrestha, Volunteer: Mr. Ashok Maharjan, Mrs. Mary Maharjan, Mr. Naresh Shakya, Mrs. Beatriz, Mr. Txaber.

Active participation and support was provided by the Senior lamas/Anis during entire program.

  • Total number of Anis /Lamas ear screened: 282
  • Total number of Anis/Lamas with normal finding: 220(78.01%)
  • Total number of Anis/Lamas with wax: 12(4.25%)
  • Total number of Anis/Lamas with middle ear problem: 34(12.05%)

    • CSOM TT: 10
    • Retracted TM: 17
    • OME: 4
    • ASOM: 3
  • SNHL: 16(5.67%)
  • Total number of anis/lamas with hearing loss: 27(9.57%)

    • CHL: 8
    • Mixed HL: 3
    • SNHL: 16
  • Total number of Anis/Lamas requiring ear surgery: 3
  • Total number of hearing aid provided: 4


Up Coming Events

Notice : Due to Covid 19 global pandemic, Ear Care Nepal has postponed all its screening programs till further notice. 

School Based Ear Health Program for Prevention of Deafnes at Kirtipur .

School Based Ear Health Program for Prevention of Deafnes at rural parts of Lalitpur.










Future programs

To expand the school based program outside Lalitpur district to Kathmandu Valley and then to cover up the whole country

Provide Oto-rhino-laryngological and Audiological tests to establish