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Who fits hearing aids?

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Kathryn Trolenberg, AuD

Doctor of Audiology in Fredericksburg

23 April 2016 - 1180 Views

Hearing aids are fit by licensed professionals, usually audiologists or hearing instrument specialists. An audiologist has typically completed 6-8 years of higher education and holds a Masters or Doctoral degree in Audiology. A hearing instrument specialist has typically completed licensure requirements as defined by the state in which they practice. Licensure requirements vary state to state and some states require audiologists have a dispensing license in addition to their audiology license, while other states include dispensing under their... Read more