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Ask the Audiologist

Ask the Audiologist

April 17, 2019    Ask the Audiologist, Hearing Loss

Every hearing aid manufacturer has a recommended fitting guideline based on hearing loss, but it is only a starting point. One of the many processes we have in place to ensure our patients’ success with their investment in better hearing is called Live Speech Mapping. Live Speech Mapping is a fitting and verification method we use to ensure your hearing aids are programmed AND personalized to meet your unique hearing loss and individual needs.

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Noise Induced Hearing Loss (NIHL)

Noise Induced Hearing Loss (NIHL)

April 10, 2019    Hearing Loss

What is Noise Induced Hearing Loss (NIHL) and how to prevent it.

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Who Needs A Hearing Test?

Who Needs A Hearing Test?

April 3, 2019    Hearing Loss

We recommend every patient over the age of 60 to have a baseline hearing test performed by an Audiologist.

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Did You Know… Hearing loss can have a significant impact on a person’s overall health.

Did You Know… Hearing loss can have a significant impact on a person’s overall health.

March 20, 2019    Health and Hearing loss, Hearing Loss

Many people are aware that their hearing has deteriorated but are reluctant to seek help. Perhaps they don’t want to acknowledge the problem, are embarrassed by what they see as a weakness, or believe that they can “get by” without using a hearing aid. And, unfortunately, too many people wait years, even decades, to address the effects of hearing loss before getting treatment.

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What’s New in Technology?

What’s New in Technology?

March 13, 2019   

WIDEX TV PLAY™ lets you enjoy outstanding TV sound directly to your Widex EVOKE hearing devices in three steps! Whether it’s watching the latest news updates, or just relaxing with a movie, TV PLAY provides direct stereo streaming to your ears so you can sit back and enjoy watching TV easily and comfortably again. With the patent-pending dual antenna technology, TV PLAY offers maximum streaming stability, so that you will never miss out on important TV moments.

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