Here is some key information to know about hearing, devices and how we work with patients.
Hearing is not an all or nothing phenomenon. People, whether children or adults, show varying degrees of hearing at varying frequencies in both ears. The implications of this fact are often overlooked for a variety of reasons that include a lack of understanding about modern technology that improves access to sound.
No two people are alike and neither are their hearing losses and lifestyle needs. Dr. Vetter-Toalson uses a personalized approach during the consultation in recommending hearing device options to best meets every patient’s preferences, from childhood through adulthood.
Chicago Hearing Services offers a wide array of hearing device options and service plans to meet all budgets, lifestyles, cosmetics, and hearing loss need. From a behind-the-ear hearing device to a completely invisible hearing device, Dr. Vetter-Toalson will work with you to figure out the most comfortable and appropriate style for you.
So what can hearing devices do?
- Dramatically improve your hearing
- Reduce your listening effort
- Improve your ability to engage and communicate with others
- Heighten your awareness of your surroundings (You’ll hear honking cars, sirens, barking dogs, etc.)