The grommets are a minor procedure and work really well for children with recurring middle ear infection. Discuss your concerns with the doctor but usually when grommets are recommended, there are no better solutions for the problem. Maybe ask the doctor if he can recommend a public hospital where it can be done. The important thing though is to get those ears cleared up, he is loosing information, especially at school that is extremely important for his development and learning
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