Audiology & Hearing
Hearing Aid Evaluation
Determines the need for and potential benefits of hearing aid use.
Selection and Dispensing of Hearing Aids
Many brands and styles of state-of-the art instruments are available. Factors unique to each person are considered when choosing hearing aids, including but not limited to the severity of the hearing loss, one’s lifestyle and communication needs, personal preferences and finances.
Hearing Aid Orientation and Rehabilitation
Includes instruction in the proper use of hearing aids or other assistive devices in order to derive optimal benefit. Counseling of patients and family members or significant others regarding the effects of hearing loss on daily communication and strategies for improving communication is also provided.