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A Hearing Professional’s Opinion on Online Hearing Aids

A Hearing Professional’s Opinion on Online Hearing Aids

Online hearing aids are devices which are purchased online and mailed directly to you. This typically involves sending a copy of your hearing test results and having the hearing aids “pre-programmed” for you based on your hearing. The quality and usability of online...

Here are The First Signs of Hearing Loss

Here are The First Signs of Hearing Loss

About 15% of the adult US population experiences some form of hearing loss. That’s 48 million people, so hearing loss is very common, with men twice as likely to have it as women. People associate hearing loss with old age, but people of all ages can experience...

How Do I Know When to Upgrade my Hearing Aids?

How Do I Know When to Upgrade my Hearing Aids?

Maybe you or a loved one has had a pair of hearing aids for quite some time now. Since acquiring the devices, your life has improved immensely, thanks to better communication with loved ones and professional settings. But you may be wondering when it is time to get...

What are the Initial Side Effects of Wearing Hearing Aids?

What are the Initial Side Effects of Wearing Hearing Aids?

If you have a hearing impairment, you may have experienced unpleasant accompanying side effects, which can drastically reduce your quality of life. Hearing loss impacts your lifestyle and your physical and mental health and is even linked to cognitive decline....

And the winner of our Hear for the Holidays competition is…

And the winner of our Hear for the Holidays competition is…

Our seasonal competition, Hear for the Holidays, was launched back in November. It gave local residents the chance to nominate someone special whom they think is deserving of hearing care. With an overwhelming 93 nominations sent in, we were stunned by the endearing...

Why Are Apple Experiencing Issues With iPhone 12 and Hearing Aids?

Why Are Apple Experiencing Issues With iPhone 12 and Hearing Aids?

Since incorporating Bluetooth technology in hearing aids, their functionality has dramatically expanded, enabling patients to lead improved lives. At Pacific Hearing Service, it's always a delight to see our patients lead active lifestyles without the limitations...

How Does the Lyric Invisible Hearing Aid Work?

How Does the Lyric Invisible Hearing Aid Work?

One of the most common requests at my practice is for hearing aids that are hidden. Not only do patients want to be discreet about their hearing loss, but today's mask-filled world can make over-the-ear hearing aids a burden for some people. After all, looping your...

Why Audiologists Are the Hearing Care Experts

Why Audiologists Are the Hearing Care Experts

In hearing care clinics up and down the country, October is a special time, as it’s National Audiology Awareness Month. At Pacific Hearing Service, this means that our audiologists will be letting more people know why their expertise is essential for diagnosing and...

A Scientist’s Thoughts on The Latest Widex Hearing Technology

A Scientist’s Thoughts on The Latest Widex Hearing Technology

At Pacific Hearing Service, we continually strive to offer the best in hearing technology and are always looking for new ways to improve our service to patients. We've recently had a helping hand in achieving this, as hearing aid manufacturer, Widex, contacted us to...