Dr. Norin is the Director of Audiology for The Hearing and Speech Agency, which is a private private, nonprofit organization located in Baltimore. The Hearing and Speech Agency (HASA) is known for providing comprehensive hearing healthcare services to infant through geriatric populations. Comprehensive services include audiological diagnostics and management of hearing loss and other hearing-related disorders, programming and dispensing of hearing aids and custom hearing protection devices, cerumen removal, counseling, and providing off-site audiological care for area long-term care facilities. All HASA providers meet the highest standards of credientialling for certification and are licensed through the State of Maryland.
All custom hearing aids are more subject to moisture, dirt, wax, and debris than a behind-the-ear style device. IP ratings are available for Phonak BTE devicesrange from 57-68... Read more
An audiologist must have either a Masters degree or a Doctorate degree from an accredited university and must be licensed by their state in order to dispense hearing aids and... Read more
Depending on her household income, she may qualify for Starkey's Hear Now program. She can contact the program directly to obtain an application at 1-800-648-4327, or she can... Read more
I'm not familiar with Eargo, but it sounds as though you have a fungal infection. It's best to have a medical consult with a physician or an ENT specialist to get a... Read more
I also suggest a BICROS device. It stands for binaural (hearing aid) counter routing of signal. The better ear has a hearing aid with a receiver built in to receive a signal... Read more
A typical 312 battery will last approximately 5-7 days andd a typical 13 battery will last 7-10 days, but if you are streaming then battery life will be less for both battery... Read more
I too cannot provide much information about the company, but I would recommend scheduling an appointment with an audiologist who is credentialed and trustworthy, to see what... Read more
It sounds to me as though earwax is not the culprit and I would advise you to have your hearing tested. At least you will establish a baseline and determine if you have a... Read more
Yes, the microphones in the hearing aids serves as the mic for the phone, so there is no need to hold the phone to your mouth.
The Phonak Brio and Brio 2 are products that are specially made for and only sold at Costco warehouses. I only work with the main Phonak products that are available to... Read more
Phonak hearing aids are not capable of being upgraded to a higher level of technology without the consumer purchasing a new pair of hearing aids; however, Phonak hearing aids... Read more
The fraud case and subsequent indictments are against former employees and not Starkey. The company itself has a wonderful reputation in the industry and does not appear to be... Read more
Not always, but in a significant number of cases, the tinnitus coincides with hearing loss. So the first step is to treat the hearing loss, which provides the indivdual with... Read more
Every manufacturer sells products at different price points, and pricing is determined based on the level of technology of a specific hearing aid (ranging from basic to... Read more