Dr. timothy c. steele  audiologist

Timothy Charles Steele, PhD

Hearing Healthcare Provider in Overland Park

Doctor of Philosophy in Audiology - University of Kansas
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About Timothy

Timothy C. Steele, Ph.D., FAAA, president of Associated Audiologists, Inc., has extensive experience in the field of audiology. He is a clinical assistant professor and has an ad hoc graduate faculty appointment at the University of Kansas Medical Center, where he teaches audiology coursework and he provides clinical instruction for audiology programs in the region. He earned his doctorate of philosophy in audiology degree from the University of Kansas. Dr. Steele’s research interests and passion are in the areas of hearing loss rehabilitation and hearing aids.

Expert Answers

Dr. timothy c. steele  audiologist

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

We recommend otoclips which are adult versions of the critter clips mentioned in another expert answer.  These cost approximately $5-15.  I would probably suggest the binaural... Read more

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Which hearing aids have the best directional microphones?

Technically, I believe all manufacturers use the same microphones but the algorithms that each digital hearing aid uses for processing vary greatly.  I think it would be... Read more

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How do hearing aids help tinnitus?

First and foremost it's important that you work with an audiologist to have a comprehensive hearing evaluation performed if you are experiencing bothersome tinnitus. In some... Read more

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My 9-year-old daughter just got over an ear infection, she has been finished her antibiotics for ...

It can take time for the middle ear swelling and fluid to resolve even after completion of antibiotics.  If she is experiencing pain or drainage in her ear canal, then you... Read more

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Just got new hearing aids today. How many hours a day should I wear them to begin with?

There is certainly no harm in wearing them regularly during your waking hours and probably more evidence to support consistent use being tied to better long-term outcomes.... Read more

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We are considering a behind the ear hearing aid for my adult son with special needs. There are ti...

This is a common question but we rarely see it as a problem.  However, without knowing your son's specific needs, I can appreciate your concern.  We've had success in the past... Read more

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Where can I donate hearing aids?

Another option for hearing aid donation is through the Sertoma organization.  They can utilize donated hearing aids to help support those in need in local communities. Here's a... Read more

Find Timothy

Associated Audiologists, Inc.
12541 Foster St.
Suite #220
Johnson County
Overland Park, Kansas 66213
United States of America
(913) 498-2827
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