Audiology and Hearing Aid Services
Custom Earmolds and Earplugs
Once hearing is lost, it cannot be restored. Hence, it is very important to protect your hearing while you still can. The old adage " an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure" sums up the essence of why we should protect our hearing.
Diagnostic Audiologic Evaluations
Your sense of hearing is a vital link to your world. Hearing allows you to communicate with others and experience the sounds in your environment. Good hearing contributes to personal safety, emotional well-being and independence. Because of the importance of good hearing and the essential role it plays in our daily lives, a hearing evaluation is recommended for everyone, not just for people who suspect they have a hearing problem.
Hearing Aid Dispensing & Fitting
The performance and appearance of hearing aids have seen a significant transformation in the past few years. State-of-the-art technology such as the use of artificial intelligence, faster microchips and advancements in design have allowed the hearing aids to be smaller, more stylish, work faster and definitely do more than ever before.
Hearing Aid Repairs and Maintenance
Some minor hearing aid repairs can be done in the office setting in a short period of time; others will need to be sent to the manufacturer for repair. Your hearing professional can help determine what kind of a repair is necessary if you feel your hearing aid is not working properly.
The hearing aids nowadays are so advanced that there is an even greater need to for a fitting tool to verify how these sophisticated hearing devices are working. There is such a test. It is called Speech Mapping. Speech mapping provides our Audiologist valuable information as to what one can and cannot hear with their hearing aids in real time. It is like taking a picture of how you hear speech with your hearing aids as you are hearing it
Musician's Ear Plugs and Monitors: Evaluation and Fitting
Musicians practice and perform in a variety of different settings. They are exposed to high levels of sound, sometimes for long periods, which may put them at risk for permanent hearing damage. Musician’s ear plugs are custom-made devices that help to limit the sound exposure from instruments, while still providing a rich musical experience for the performer or audience.