Funding Your Hearing Device: Some Options

As you probably know if you’ve read our post Are Hearing Devices (and Hearables) Always Covered by Insurance?, funding a medically-necessary hearing device can unfortunately be difficult for people in certain situations. For one, most health insurance policies don’t cover hearing aids, and neither does Medicare. The latter can be hard to believe considering the […]

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Let’s Start Building Solid Relationships Today! An audiologist’s perspective

Have you ever been on vacation somewhere enjoying the day and meet someone you connect with?  It may be over something simple like even a glass of wine.  This past weekend my brother and I ventured up to the Russian River Valley in California wine country.  It was here at Inman Family Winery that I knew I found my […]

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Buyer Beware of Hearing Aids from the Internet

I’m sorry for the hiatus, but the holiday was a great time to rejuvenate, recover, and rethink! As people discover I’m an audiologist and finally figure out what it is I do, they immediately have questions for me.  This is particularly important if they themselves or their family members have hearing loss.  A common question […]

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I’m Definitely Thankful for Hearing!

November–the month of giving thanks.  My post this week is early because next Thursday I will be celebrating, like the rest of America, Thanksgiving!  Families will gather around tables to converse, spend time together and eat.  Some may take naps, watch football, or play games.  Lots of turkey will be eaten and plenty of beverages […]

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I Want to Be Just Like You, An Audiologist!

When I ask a small child what they want to be when they grow up, I never hear “An Audiologist”.  Instead I hear fireman, nurse, teacher, doctor, princess, spaceman and other creative ideas.  I’m happy to say though, that recently when I asked my 9-year-old sister, Kathleen, she replied, “I want to be just like […]

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