Ear screening program details of Karma Smtenling Lama Monastery, Swayambhu, Kathmandu 
21th April 2014  

Ear screening program of Karma Samtenling lama Monastery, Swayambhu.

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: Jagoba, Txaber.

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

  • Total number of lamas: 75
  • Total number with normal findings: 59 (78.66%)
  • Total number with wax: 8 (10.66%)
  • Total number with middle ear problem: 7 (9.33%)
    • Chronic Otitis Media 'TT': 5
    • Retracted TM: 2
  • SNHL: 1 (1.33%) 
  • Lamas needing surgery: 2



Mobile Ear Surgical Camp at Jumla


Up Coming Events

February 2019

 Heal and Hearing trek at Dolpa in April 2019.

 Kavrepalanchowk School Based Ear Health Program for Prevention of Deafness

(June 2018 - November 2019)








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