Starting Your Hearing Journey
Seeking help for your hearing loss is the first step in a process that includes finding the right audiologist to prescribe the best treatment options.
Choosing an Audiologist
What is an audiologist?
Audiologists are licensed health care professionals who diagnose hearing loss, balance problems and vestibular system impairments. They are trained to evaluate, manage and prevent those conditions in patients of all ages. Audiologists must have a master’s or doctoral degree in audiology from an accredited university. They are also regulated by state licensure and registration.
What should I look for in an audiologist?
Selecting Hearing Aids
The right hearing aid can help you stay engaged during life’s special moments. Comprehending conversations at work and home reduces stress for people with hearing loss.
So, how do you find the right hearing aids?
- Your expectations and needs
- Your hearing evaluation results
- How each hearing aid styles would fit into your lifestyle
- Hearing aid brands