Kristen Armstrong, AuD - Doctor of Audiology in Cedar Park
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Kristen Armstrong, AuD

Doctor of Audiology in Cedar Park

Doctor of Audiology - Salus University
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  • Excellence Award
Texas Academy of Audiology

About Kristen

Kristen Armstrong, Au.D. has been practicing audiology since 2002. She grew up with an interest in helping those with struggles communicating as her sister lost her hearing as an infant. She has worked in private practices fitting and dispensing hearing aids, custom ear plugs and musicians plugs. She has also worked in a neuro-otology practice providing diagnostic hearing and balance examinations and fitting and counseling hearing aid patients.

Expert Answers

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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 would recommend Widex or Phonak BICROS with a compatible Bluetooth device (Com Dex for Widex or ComPilot II for Phonak). These systems provide amplification for the better... Read more

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Does Oticon Opn allow me to stream calls directly from an iPhone like the Linx or Halo aid?

Yes, Oticon Opn works with iPhone. You can stream phone calls and audio directly to the hearing aids from iPhone 5 and 6 devices. There is also an app that can be downloaded to... Read more

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I am looking for a BiCros hearing aid. Currently on trial with Audibel A4i Platinum and trying ...

I agree with some of the other responses.  Phonak and Widex are my go to systems for BICROS.  Phonak will default to CROS pick up as soon as you put the devices on.  With Widex... Read more

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Is there a product I can purchase to reduce the chance of losing my hearing aids? I lead a very a...

Loss prevention would be best served by an Otoclip or Ear Gear, as others have mentioned.  The Otoclip is comprised of loops that you can tighten around each aid.  The loops... Read more

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

You should visit an audiologist to have your hearing evaluated. If your hearing decreased suddenly, it is a medical emergency and you should contact an ENT right away.

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What is the best solution for using a stethoscope with hearing aids?

It depends on the style and brand of hearing aids.  If you are wearing in the ear hearing aids, there are cups that can be attached to the stethescope that cover the hearing... Read more

Find Kristen

Austin Regional Clinic - Cedar Park Medical Plaza
1401 Medical Parkway
Bldg B, Suite 200
Cedar Park, Texas 78613
United States of America

Services Provided

Adult Hearing Evaluations

Adult Hearing Aid Fittings

Earwax Removal

Tinnitus Counseling

Musician's Earplugs

Musician's In-Ear-Monitors

Pediatric Hearing Aid Fittings

Otoacoustic Emission Evaluations

Ear, Nose, and Throat Services

Hearing Aid Repairs

Hearing Assistance Technology

Tympanometry Evaluations

Real Ear Measurements

Noise Protection Earplugs