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Eddie Keir Audiologist
Maybe: Recently trained audiologist have an aud degree that is a doctors degree in audiology. It is also possible to have a phd in audiology, but this is less common. ...Read more
Hearing verses ENT: Audiologist tests hearing and dispenses hearing aids. Otolaryngologist is a surgeon who treats disorders of the ear, nose, and throat. ...Read more
Should I see an audiologist or an otolaryngologist to check my hearing to see if I have some problem?
Audiologist: Audiologists do a much more complete exam and can isolate the specific abnormality with hearing, which is helpful to an ENT physician in terms of diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more
Yes, audiologists do the test, but if the test is not perfect, see an otolaryngologist - an ear, nose and throat physician. See also:
http://www. Richmondent. Com/ear-nose-throat/ears-hearing. Php. ...Read more
Ask an ENT:
Audiologists do the test, but the ear, nose and throat physician makes the diagnosis and treatment plan. See also:
www. Richmondhearingaids. Net. ...Read more
Yes: An audiologist is a specialist who cannot only interpret the testing, but make recommendations on further testing to determine if and what type of treatment might be necessary. ...Read more
Pediatrician: Your pediatrician should be able to assist you with a referral. Good luck. ...Read more
Ask an ENT:
Audiologists do the test, but if the test is not perfect, see an otolaryngologist - an ear, nose and throat physician. An ENT physician can do both. See also:
http://www. Richmondent. Com/ear-nose-throat/ears-hearing. Php
and www. Richmondhearingaids. Net. ...Read more
She is deaf from 15 years now it is profound deafness 4th degree hearing loss, got tests audiologist advisd digital or computerizd aid which is better?
Digital one is believed to be better due to following advantages:
1) improvement in programmability
2) greater precision in fitting
3) management of loudness discomfort
control of acoustic feedback (whistling sounds)
4) noise reduction
Only disadvantage is more expensive. ...Read more
Ent and audiologist say ears are fine but I can't clear them when I fly. Worse on descent. Ent says tmj. Can TMJ cause ears to block when flying?
Unlikely TMJ: Ear symptoms can occur with TMJ problems, but the blocked ears with flying is eustachan tube dysfunction. Get another ENT opinion. ...Read more
Audiologist (Ph. D.) made the statement that all people with tinnitus will eventually go bilaterally deaf since the brain progressively atrophies. True?
A audiologist did a tympanometry test on ears & didn't find a problem. My Eustachian tubes still feels clogged. Is a tympanometry test 100% accurate?
Hard to feel tubes.:
You likely aren't able to feel your eustachian tubes however you might feel a sensation of fullness in the ear. This could be due to ringing or decreased hearing from thickening of the your ear drum or irritation of the nerve in that ear.
Tympanometry tests are vague and generally can't be relied upon 100%. However if they are normal for the most part it's unlikely that you have anything serious. ...Read more
I had tinnitus all day in one of my ears, plus pain. Dr. Said drum intac but found dried blood, referred me to audiologist. Do I have ms?
Why MS?: Nothing you describe is characteristic of MS, and likely you have issues involving ear, nose, and throat. See an otolaryngologist and get this addressed. ...Read more
What causes hissing sound in ears. Ent removed some wax. Audiologist confirmed hearing ok. Began 6 weeks ago. Scary and annoying. Please help.?
Seek 2nd opinion: I would suggest seeking a second opinion from ENT or primary care doctor if the problem persists. ...Read more
Ent/audiologist question: can regularly wearing ear plugs throughout the night damage hearing and, if so, what is the rationale for your opinion?
I am having ear pain. Been to ent, was told I had a retracted ear drum. Went to audiologist, test wast normal. Could it be polatous or a tumor?
Ear pain: Follow-up with ENT about the retracted eat drum and what to do to correct it. I am assumiing ENT looked at your ear and did not see another abnormality like a tumor or anything else. ...Read more
Occasional vertigo persists despite brain MRI/GP, ENT, audiologist, neuro exams. Can a sinus issue be the cause? I've never had a sinus x-ray.
Vertigo: If your MRI is negative and your ENT found no vestibular pathology to explain your symptoms then the next step is a neurology consult for CNS pathology. If it's really lightheaded ness and not actual vertigo you need cardiovascular evaluation as well as review of your prescribed or recreational drugs and social activities. No use for sinus x- Rays. ...Read more
My newborn failed her newborn hearing test twice. Referred to an ENT & Audiologist. C-section. Chances of fluid in ear vs deafness? Scared worried
Evaluation: Keep his appointment with ENT to be evaluated to find the cause so be treated. ...Read more
How do I program my Eddie Bauer Essential Pedometer? I can read the display numbers but the letters in the lower right corner are sub-microscopic.
Customer service: Try their customer service, they might be able to show you how ...Read more