Summary: Earways Medical Ltd. secures patent approval for its innovative cerumen removal technology, enhancing its portfolio and paving the way for the launch of EarWay, a user-friendly device for home use.


1. Earways Medical has developed user-friendly devices EarWay Pro and EarWay, designed for both medical professionals and individuals.

2. By focusing on accessibility, Earways Medical aims to provide effective ear care solutions that can be easily used at home, reducing the need for frequent office visits and enhancing the overall experience for users, particularly hearing aid patients.

3. The company’s approach emphasizes clinical validation, ensuring that its products meet rigorous standards for safety and efficacy, as acknowledged by Earways Medical Advisory Board member Alicia D. D. Spoor, AuD.

Earways Medical Ltd., known for its advanced ear care solutions, announced the approval of a new patent. This latest patent adds to Earways Medical’s robust portfolio, bringing the total to 9 patents across Europe, the United States, and China. The patents cover the innovative engineering featured in the company’s two FDA-approved medical devices: EarWay Pro, an earwax removal tool for medical professionals, and the upcoming EarWay, an earwax removal tool designed for home use.

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Since its establishment in 2014, Earways Medical has been dedicated to improving ear care accessibility. With a strong focus on innovation and clinical validation, the company has successfully developed efficient and user-friendly earwax removal solutions. These solutions are designed for a wide range of users, from clinicians to individuals seeking personal ear care options.

The newly approved patent in Europe (Pat. EP2861193A4) comes as Earways Medical finalizes preparations for the launch of its latest product, EarWay. This device is designed to offer a safe, effective, and easy-to-use solution for earwax removal at home. Using EarWay, hearing aid patients can successfully manage their earwax from the comfort of their home, providing them with continued optimal hearing aid performance for longer and eliminating the need for added office visits. 

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Amir Kraitzer, PhD, founder of Earways Medical, expressed his enthusiasm for the patent approval, stating, “This patent covers our wide-ranging family of ear care innovations.  These designs have a significant advantage over the existing over-the-counter earwax removal drops and tools you see today. It is a great achievement for the company, and we are thrilled to be bringing this technology to the market.”

Addressing the need for simplified and effective earwax removal tools, Earways Medical Advisory Board member Alicia D. D. Spoor, AuD, says, “As ear care specialists, we have a lot of tools at our disposal and an interest in improved patient care. The innovative design of the EarWay Pro and EarWay is perfect for audiologists like myself, as well as otolaryngologists, primary care doctors, and individuals who want quick and effective cerumen removal in one go.”

Featured image: EarWay Pro. Photo: Earways Medical