Hearing Resources

Frequently Asked Questions

Whether you need more information about hearing loss, hearing aids or accessories, our frequently asked questions section provides answers you’ve been looking for. 

HEARING AID VIDEOS

We provide a library of videos to educate you on hearing aids, hearing aid maintenance and what to expect from a hearing test.

BEYOND HEARING AIDS

No matter how good your hearing aids are, they can only provide audibility. In other words, hearing aids get sounds into your ear; how your brain uses those sounds is not related to your hearing aids. It is a function of your processing and listening skills.

UNTREATED HEARING LOSS

The consequences of untreated hearing loss are significant: A study conducted by the National Counsel on Aging revealed that older people with untreated hearing impairments report a higher incidence of various health ailments.

HEARING LOSS TREATMENT: HEARING AIDS

Today’s hearing aids are not your grandmother’s hearing aids! They are something personal in both form and function.

MUSICIANS’ HEARING LOSS AND PREVENTION

Regardless of what type of music they play, musicians are constantly exposed to high-decibel sounds. Because of this high-decibel immersion, it’s crucial for musicians to wear proper ear protection to prevent hearing loss and tinnitus.

PATIENT FORMS

Download our patient forms to help expedite your appointment so that we may provide you with the exceptional hearing healthcare.

CORONAVIRUS/COVID-19 INFORMATION – Office Closure

Due to the current situation with COVID-19, we are doing our part to ensure we keep our patients, staff, and community safe. Given Gov. Jay Inslee’s decree, it will be necessary to close our office to non-urgent patient care until Monday, May 4th, at the recommendation of the American Academy of Audiology, with guidance from the CDC and Washington State Department of Health. Read more