Podcast: Ask The Hearing Doctors
Experienced, professional Doctors of Audiology answer questions about hearing loss, tinnitus and other hearing disorders, as well as the latest technology for diagnosing and treating them.
#26 - Why do I have itchy ears?
Why Do I Have Itchy Ears? And what can I do to relieve it? What are some possible conditions or behaviors that cause the ears to itch?Listen Watch
#25 - Defining, recognizing and treating Hyperacusis.
Defining, recognizing and treating Hyperacusis. What is hyperacusis? How common is hyperacusis? What does hyperacusis feel like? Is it painful? What are the symptoms of hyperacusis? What are some possible causes/ conditions which result in hyperacusis?Listen Watch
#24 - What is Misophonia and how can it be treated?
What is Misophonia and how can it be treated? Misophonia presents as a neurological condition. This means it is a problem that affects the nervous system. Misophonia is a condition in which negative thoughts and emotions, and even physical reactions are triggered by certain sounds (that others don’t react to). Misophonia is sometimes mistaken for Anxiety, Bipolar disorder, or Obsessive-compulsive disorder.Listen Watch
#23 - Phonak Representative Daniel Kalish
A conversation about Phonak’s line of hearing products with Phonak Representative Daniel Kalish.Listen Watch
#22 - Taking care of your hearing aids in the heat of Summer.
Summer is a time of heat, water, moisture and sweat - things hearing aids do NOT like. Hearing Aids are Water-Resistant, not Water-Proof. Should I wear my hearing aids to the pool? Will I be able to exercise while wearing my hearing aids? What happens if my hearing aids get wet? Can I put the hearing aids in rice like I do my phone? Are there products on the market I can buy to protect my hearing aids?Listen Watch
#21 - Understanding hearing aid technology
Once hearing loss is identified and a patient is interested in hearing aids we have to consider the level of technology that is right for them.Listen Watch
#20 - The connection between impairment and cognitive performance
More and more research points to a direct connection between hearing impairment and cognitive performance. Today we talk with David TenBarge with Cognivue to find out why on Ask The Hearing Doctors...Listen Watch
#19 - Learn About Starkey Hearing Aids and Accessories
Interview with Dr. Rachele Orsini, Outside Sales Representative with Starkey. Learn about Starkey's innovative technology.Listen Watch
#18 - What You Can Expect During a Hearing Aid Fitting
Learn about the art and science behind the fitting process, and how hearing aid fittings can be very emotional for patients and family members.Listen Watch
#17 - Cognitive Health and Hearing Loss
What's the connection between cognitive health and hearing loss? How can hearing loss lead to dementia and Alzheimer's? And learn about the Cognivue cognitive screening test that we offer.Listen Watch