(EN) – Glossary of Hearing Terms | okhc.org


Oklahoma Hearing Center’s team of expert audiologists, along with the medical doctors at Oklahoma Otolaryngology Associates, provides each patient with unmatched hearing healthcare. Backed by cutting-edge technology and over 35 years of experience, our team understands that each person’s hearing loss is unique. Before recommending treatment solutions, we spend time listening to the patient, learning about what’s important in their life and then selecting the technology that will meet their needs best.

People with hearing loss can be assessed, treated and rehabilitated by an audiologist. Audiologists are healthcare professionals who provide patient-centered care focusing on the prevention, identification, diagnosis and treatment of hearing and auditory disorders of their patients. Hearing and balance disorders are extremely complex with medical, psychological and physical implications. Audiologists are required to be educated to provide treatment services and have knowledge of a large array of existing and emerging technologies, as well as interpersonal skills to counsel and guide patients and their family through the rehabilitative process of learning to live with hearing loss. To minimize the negative impact of any hearing loss disorder, Audiologists provide professional and …

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