Hearing problems can make it hard to understand and follow a doctor’s advice, to respond to warnings, and to hear doorbells and alarms. They can also make it hard to enjoy talking with friends and family. Working one on one to resolve hearing issues is a source of pride for Lake Ear, Nose, Throat and Facial Plastic Surgery. You don’t have to take our word for it though, We spoke with one patient who told us about his experience.
As a way to connect and interact with the women in the villages, the audiology specialists at Lake ENT took part in the Villages Women’s Expo – on October 14th at the Villages Polo Fields. The Audiology specialists at Lake Ear, Nose, Throat and Facial Plastic Surgery explain some of the common myths and misconceptions people have about hearing aids.
Once upon a time a hearing aid looked like a big, beige “plug” in the ear; it was very difficult to get them adjusted just right and you would often get feedback from them. The specialists at Lake Ear, Nose, Throat and Facial Plastic Surgery explains that with so many options in technology now… no one even needs to know you are wearing a hearing aid.
Although it is well known that hearing loss is “typical” with advancing age, believing that age-related hearing loss is normal implies that, since hearing loss is expected, it should be ignored.The truth about aging and hearing loss is that hearing loss varies among patients. The audiology specialists at Lake Ear, Nose, Throat & Facial Plastic Surgery, highlights some of the signs of hearing loss, and explains the treatment options.
If the busy holiday season made you or a loved one realize that you’re missing more of the conversation and asking others to repeat things, maybe it’s time to address your hearing loss. The Audiology specialists at Lake Ear, Nose, Throat and Facial Plastic Surgery explain that there is nothing to be afraid of when looking into hearing aids…
If you are considering purchasing an assisted listening device, such as a hearing aid, on the internet or over the phone, you may be breaking the law. We spoke with Mindy Pollitt, Board Certified Hearing Instrument Specialist at Lake Ear Nose Throat and Facial Plastic Surgery about the rules and regulations governing hearing aids in Florida.