What Hearing Aids Should I Choose?

What Hearing Aids Should I Choose?

As doctors of audiology, our patients often implore us to “tell me about your hearing aids.” Our patients are commonly under the false assumption that we have one specific hearing aid at our clinic that we recommend to all of our patients. This is not the case and...
Hearing Aids: The Perfect Fit

Hearing Aids: The Perfect Fit

There are many factors that create a successful hearing aid fit. We call this the perfect fit. While each patient is uniquely different, the process is similar for everyone. We begin by providing an otoscopic evaluation of the ear canal followed by thorough testing of...
Staying Current in the Field of Audiology

Staying Current in the Field of Audiology

Recently, I was able to attend the annual convention of the American Academy of Audiology. This year, the conference was held in Columbus, Ohio, and provided educational opportunities for audiologists like myself to stay current in the latest trends in our field. Some...
Can Hearing Loss Affect Relationships?

Can Hearing Loss Affect Relationships?

February is traditionally the month of love. With Valentine’s Day comes boxes of chocolates, romantic dinners, and bouquets of flowers. One of the most important components of any relationship is good communication. Poor communication can lead to misunderstandings,...