There are three primary kinds of hearing loss:
The three main solutions to hearing loss are:
A hearing aid is a tiny computerized mechanism placed either behind or inside the ear. It amplifies sound to allow for a fuller auditory experience.
A hearing aid has 3 main features:
A hearing aid collects sound with the microphone and converts it into computerized signals. The microphone sends these signals to the amplifier, which boosts the power of the signals for easier hearing through the speaker component.
Hearing aids come in 2 basic forms, digital or analog.
Both analog and digital hearing aids use either behind-the-ear, open-fit, or in-the-ear devices.
Some of these special offers also include free financing.
Cochlear Implants are devices that give immediate electrical stimulation to the auditory nerve in the inner ear and require surgery.
The Baha procedure is a state-of-the-art technology to remedy hearing impairment. This procedure transfers sound to the inner ear through the bones of the skull.
This is a service held on site by Drs. Marlowe and Marrs, and involves an in-depth testing procedure to pinpoint the exact nature of a patient's hearing problems. The doctors recommend regular hearing tests for patients age 50 and older. Early detection is key to developing a successful treatment plan. Call or schedule an appointment online at Marlowe & Marrs Ear, Nose & Throat - Center for Hearing.
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