Blog Posts tagged with: Elmsdale

What Happens After I Have a Hearing Test?

After having a diagnostic hearing test from a certified Audiologist, the next step would be to review your results. If your hearing is normal or if the loss is not significant enough for hearing aids, the Audiologist will explain the test to you and bring you back in two years to recheck your hearing. If … Continue reading 

Is One Hearing Aid Enough?

This is one of the most common questions asked by our patients. If you have a hearing loss in each ear, you are most likely a candidate for binaural (two) hearing aids. Based on the test results, your audiologist will be able to determine if you would benefit from one or two aids, however the … Continue reading 

Myths About Hearing Loss

Hearing loss is a sign of aging and only impacts “old people” Hearing loss affects all ages; you can be born with hearing loss or the onset can occur at any age. You are especially at risk of having an early onset hearing loss if you have a family history of hearing loss or if … Continue reading 

I want to have my hearing tested, why should I see an Audiologist?

An Audiologist is the professional who has at least a Master’s level University degree in Audiology. They have received extensive training in anatomy and physiology of the ear. Did you know that our ear doesn’t just collect the sounds around us, but it is a rather complicated system which starts at the ear and follows … Continue reading 

Start the New Year off with better hearing!

There are a number of social, emotional, and medical signs for hearing loss. If you or a loved one has any of the following symptoms, contact us for a full audiological assessment. Social: If you  find that people are mumbling and/or muffled Difficulty following a conversation with more than two people Trouble communicating with any … Continue reading