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Audiologist

Written by Super User on 02 May 2011. Posted in Uncategorised

  • hermanus hearing testprescribe and fit hearing aids
  • assist in cochlear implant programs
  • perform ear- or hearing-related surgical monitoring
  • design and implement hearing conservation programs and newborn hearing screening programs
  • provide hearing rehabilitation training such as
    • auditory training
    • speech reading
    • listening skills improvement

 

Audiologists treat all ages and types of hearing loss: adults, teens, children, and infants.

Audiologists work in a variety of settings, such as:
Hospitals, clinics, private practices, ENT offices, universities, schools, government, military, and hospitals.

Almost all types of hearing loss are treatable by an audiologist.

Most hearing loss that is caused by nerve damage can be treated by an audiologist with hearing aids, assistive listening devices, and hearing rehabilitation.