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Julie Norin, AuD

Doctor of Audiology in Baltimore

Doctor of Audiology - Towson University
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Dr. Norin is the Director of Audiology for The Hearing and Speech Agency, which is a private private, nonprofit organization located in B...
American Board of Audiology Certified American Academy of Audiology

About Julie

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.

Expert Answers

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Are LiNX2 ITE hearing aids more susceptible to moisture than Phonak Virto hearing aids?

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

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What's the difference between an audiologist and a hearing instrument specialist?

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

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My mother uses hearing aids that are 14 years old. She is having difficulty hearing, but is cover...

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

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I get a lot of moisture in my ears from my hearing aids and I get a bad smell and have to use ear...

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

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I have a 60% hearing loss in my left ear and no hearing in my right ear. What kind of hearing ai...

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

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How long do the batteries last in the Halo 2 hearing aids?

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

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Where can I buy a Soundhawk? Has the company gone out of business?

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

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If removing earwax does not improve my hearing, what is the next step?

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

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Does the Resound LiNX2 have a hands-free capability of talking on iPhone without bringing the iPh...

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.

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What's the difference between the Phonak Brio and the Brio 2?

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

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Is it possible to upgrade my current hearing aid without purchasing a new device? I wear Phonak.

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

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Is Starkey going to go out of business? My doctor recommended Starkey aids to me, but I'm worried...

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

Find Julie

The Hearing and Speech Agency
5900 Metro Drive
Baltimore, Maryland 21215
United States of America
410-318-6780
Website

Services Provided

Adult Hearing Evaluations

Pediatric Hearing Evaluations

Veterans Hearing Evaluations

Adult Hearing Aid Fittings

Pediatric Hearing Aid Fittings

Earwax Removal

Otoacoustic Emission Evaluations

Auditory Brainstem Evaluations

Musician's Earplugs

Auditory Processing Evaluations