On The Radio

Listen to Audiology Associates discuss various consumer hearing and balance care concerns on local radio!

How can an audiologist help with dizziness?

Highlights of this section include: What to rule out first when you experience dizziness What is nystagmus? How eye movement relates to balance issues How audiologists assess for dizziness The part of the ear that affects balance Potential causes of...

What causes ringing in the ears?

Highlights of this section include: The most common cause of ringing in the ears (tinnitus) A common medication that’s known to cause tinnitus Dropping this habit can help your hearing What an audiologist looks for when you have tinnitus Tinnitus permanency Why the...

Why is it best to pursue hearing aids sooner rather than later?

Highlights from this section include: If you feel like your quality of life is being jeopardized by not hearing, it is a great time to see if hearing loss is the reason and treat it using hearing aids. You do not want to wait until you truly need them Hearing issues...

How long do hearing aids last?

Highlights from this section include: Hearing aids last typically 5-7 years There are incremental technology changes within 1-2 years, but huge changes after 5-7 years It is good to reevaluate your hearing aids after 5-7 years The processor chip of the hearing aid...

What Factors Affect Hearing Aid Success?

  Highlights from this section include: How programming guides hearing aid use Collaboration between audiologist and patient The value of proper measurement Ear size effect on programming

Can Tinnitus Be Treated?

  Highlights from this section include: Cause of tinnitus helps determine treatment Why hearing aids are the best treatment for tinnitus Dietary changes for treatment