Hearing Health Blog
In certain instances of tinnitus where the patient hears a specific tone, Notch Therapy may be used for management. In these cases a patient’s brain may be focusing on the area which perceives the sound of the tinnitus, drawing resources away from areas which would pay attention to other sounds. Notch Therapy uses a sound enriched environment to stimulate the
New technologies are available for us to use in Tinnitus Retraining Therapy (TRT), making it easier to work with patients who would otherwise be unable to come to our offices for regular follow ups. One of the most important aspects of TRT is configuring the sound generators in the hearing aids to the correct levels for different frequencies, allowing us
Choosing your first hearing aid — or upgrading your existing hearing aid — can be a confusing process. The technology available is wonderful in terms of its scope, but can often lead to a feeling of having too large a choice to truly know what might be suitable for you. What you need is clear, concise information about the hearing
Going for a hearing test can make you feel a bit nervous. If you've never had one before and don't know what to expect, you're entering an unfamiliar situation. You might also be worried that a hearing test will identify a problem with your hearing. If you're nervous, the best thing you can do is be as informed as possible.
Hearing loss is one of the most common health conditions that people experience in their lifetime. According to the American Speech-Language Hearing Association (ASHA), hearing loss is the third most common chronic health condition in the US. However, it is also one of the most frequently misunderstood conditions, with several misconceptions surrounding it. Knowing the facts about hearing damage can