Why You Should Choose Board-Certified Audiologists & Hearing Instrument Specialists for Your Hearing Needs
Hearing aids are increasingly recognized as crucially important medical devices. Once hearing loss becomes an issue, it can set off a cascade of negative outcomes for our health and well-being if it is not appropriately treated with hearing aids. Those with untreated hearing loss are at a significantly increased risk of depression, accidental injury, earlier onset of cognitive decline and Read more
October is Protect Your Hearing Month
October is National Protect Your Hearing Month. This is a great time to think about the ways you might be making yourself unnecessarily vulnerable to hearing loss, and to schedule a hearing test if you haven’t had one in a while. Regular Hearing Tests The Better Hearing Institute, a non-profit organization, recommends getting a hearing test once every decade until Read more
Cognivue cognitive certification
I am proud to announce we are Cognitive Hearing Healthcare Providers.  We have completed the CogniHear course and successfully passing several module exams.  The CogniHear training program is truly like no other! This program connects current research on cognitive and auditory processing pertaining to age-related hearing loss, with clinical application. The result is a better patient experience, improved adoption rates, Read more
Tips for Traveling with Hearing Aids
If you have hearing loss and are thinking about traveling, it is important to plan ahead! Whether you are traveling for leisure or for work, traveling can be stressful. Making reservations ahead of time, coordinating logistics, and navigating airports can be a lot of work. Organizing travel can be particularly time-consuming if you have hearing loss. By taking the time Read more
September brain respond to HL
HAVE YOU HEARD? For the past several months we have been discussing the correlation of audition and cognition.  We hear with our ears but listen or process what we hear with our brain.  I have thought for years our hearing aid technology has far surpassed our testing…until now. I am proud and pleased to announce that I have completed the Read more
August 2021 pic
Last month we discussed the fact that we are in the process of changing our diagnostic procedures.  We are incorporating ear to brain testing.  Historically, hearing healthcare professionals have only evaluated the peripheral auditory system.  We now have the tools and knowledge to test ear to brain evaluating the strong connection between audition and cognition.  We are the only audiology Read more
July 2021 Healthy hearing healthy brain
Cognition is a relevant and emotional topic for most people.  According to the Global Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Survey, 62 percent of adults worry they may develop Alzheimer’s disease-a concern that is greater than cancer, stroke, heart disease, diabetes and arthritis combined. Subjective cognitive decline can be an early sign of dementia but according to the Center for Disease Control and Read more
July 2021 Healthy hearing healthy brain
HAVE YOU HEARD? Cognition is a relevant and emotional topic for most people.  According to the Global Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Survey, 62 percent of adults worry they may develop Alzheimer’s disease-a concern that is greater than cancer, stroke, heart disease, diabetes and arthritis combined. Subjective cognitive decline can be an early sign of dementia but according to the Center for Read more
Adjusting to New Hearing Aids
One of the most significant stages in addressing hearing loss is acquiring and adjusting to new hearing aids. Preparing to use and integrate hearing aids into your daily life is exciting! Hearing aids are such an important investment in your health. Not only do hearing aids transform hearing, but these savvy devices enhance communication which improves all aspects of life: Read more
Tips for Selecting Hearing Aids
If you are thinking about hearing aids, you have likely had your hearing tested. These are major steps in transforming your hearing health. Hearing aids are an incredibly important investment that impacts your daily life. Designed to absorb and process sound, hearing aid devices provide significant support. This helps people living with hearing loss navigate daily life, work, social settings, Read more