Ear screening program details of Samye Memorial's Nunnery, Pharping, Kathamndu 

 30th December 2013  


Ear screening program of Anis from Samye Memorial's Nunnery.   

Screening program was carried out by a team from Ear Care Nepal which included ENT Surgeon: Dr. Milan Maharjan, Audio-technician: Ms. Ramita Maharjan and Volunteers: Ms. Priza Shakya  

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

  • Total number of ani/lama: 198
  • Total number with normal findings: 155 (78.28%)
  • Total number with wax: 30 (15.15%)
  • Total number with middle ear problem: 12 (6.06%) 
    • Chronic Otitis Media TT: 8
    • OME: 1
    • Retracted TM: 3
    • Infected pre-auricular sinus: 1
    • SNHL: 4
    • Ani/lama needing surgery: 6 


Heal & Hearing Trek (Humla)


Up Coming Events

December 2018


Kavrepalanchowk School Based Program for Prevention of Deafness (June 2018 - November 2019)

Ear screening programs at Public Schools and Monasteries of Kathmandu Valley.

Conducting Middle ear surgery of children at public schools of Nepal.

Conducting parents counselling for ear surgery.








Future programs/ projects

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