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A 36-year-old member asked:

I need hearing aids . do i see ent or audiologist?

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Dr. Carla Enriquez
Pediatrics 52 years experience
Both actually: Most ENT work with audiology to assure a complete assessment of one's hearing. Obviously, you'll need a thorough hearing evaluation (from audiologist) but you'll also need an assessment of your ear anatomy and physiology to understand the reasons for hearing loss.
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A 37-year-old member asked:

Hearing aids question -- do I see audiologist or ent?

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Dr. Paul Rogers
Adolescent Medicine 52 years experience
ENT: Recommend seeing an ENT first to rule out certain disorders associated with hearing loss. Then the audiologist.
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