Evolving Solutions

May is Better Hearing and Speech Month. The goal is to raise awareness about hearing and speech problems, encouraging people to analyze their own hearing and speech, and to take action if they think there might be a problem.

Paige Holt, Doctor of Audiology with Lake ENT’s Audiology team – explains the best methods for testing their patients and how hearing aids have evolved over time.

Hearing Aid Caution

If you’re in the market for a hearing aid, it’s best to consult with a doctor of audiology or a licensed hearing aid specialist to make sure you’re getting the one that’s right for you. There are numerous avenues to purchase a hearing aid, and not at all of them are trustworthy.

Mindy Pollitt - who is a Board Certified Hearing Instrument Specialist with Lake ENT’s Audiology team - advises on the red flags to watch out for.