Examination of the outer ear canal is sometimes a hassle, mostly because animals with acute and chronic ear inflammation experience severe pain and sometimes have to be sedated, even for simple check-up. It’s important for the vet to make the examination as painless as possible and quite thorough so that the real cause for otitis can be identified. If you already know what is an otoscope and how to use an otoscope, then you will find this list of our top picks very useful. We prepared a list of top 7 otoscopes used in the veterinary field with all of the pros and cons of each product.
Get a wider, deeper, clearer view of the ear with the Welch Allyn MacroView Veterinary Otoscope, an advance in hand-held otoscopy that helps you perform one of your most common procedures. Using advanced technology in an innovative design, the MacroView Veterinary Otoscope gives you a large, sharp, nearly full view of the tympanic membrane—even in large dogs—virtually eliminating the need for panning. And with an easy-to-focus eyepiece, you can even adjust focus for different animals and ear canal lengths, meaning you get crystal-clear views of the ear canal at any point—allowing you to more effectively diagnose and treat your patients faster than ever before
This is a professional veterinary otoscope good for small and large animals. This kit is with open slot and is to be used as operating otoscope, because the head will allow for forceps use and retrieval of foxtails and foreign bodies. Optical Quality Glass 5x magnifying lens with scratch resistant coating. It has 3V.2 Led Lamp producing white light. In addition, you get three ear specula 4 mm, 5 mm and 7 mm in length made out of polypropylene and autoclavable.
Features of Veterinary Otoscope
Approx. 27% greater magnification than with traditional otoscopes
Approximately 35% greater field of view than with traditional otoscopes
Better clarity and definition of landmarks
Adjustable focus for variable ear canal lengths and correct for farsighted eyes