11 Five Forks Plaza Court, Simpsonville, SC 29681
Please call our main office to schedule appointments!
Located in the Five Forks Area of Simpsonville within Oakview Medical
Associates across from CVS.
We’ve got some helpful videos that may help you with the maintenance and care of your hearing aids.
Everyone is a little nervous the first time they visit someplace new. We want your visit with us to be as stress free as possible. Here’s a little bit of what you can expect.
33 million Americans suffer with some degree of hearing loss. Which means that more than 33 million people are in the same boat you’re in. They live with, know and/or love someone with hearing loss.
Sometimes it’s nice to know that there are really happy, really satisfied people who just happen to wear hearing aids..
The truth, if you are hearing impaired, you will benefit from wearing hearing aids, period. How much benefit will depend on many factors.
Some things we all want to know but didn’t know who to ask about hearing loss and hearing aids.
Please refer to the information contained on this card when having conversations with people who have similar needs.
We provide great hearing healthcare. See what our patients have said about us on these hearing aid and audiology directories.
Please download these forms to complete at home. We understand that no one likes paperwork (we don’t like paperwork either). We provide the forms online to make your visit to our office a little less complicated for you. Please don’t forget to bring the forms with you when you come to the office for your visit.
Our Company works with industry groups to ensure that its products and services meet or exceed industry standards with respect to the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (“HIPAA”). Our Company’s products and services are specifically designed to include features that help our customers comply with HIPAA. Our Company uses a relational database that employs a secure login process requiring a user name and password. Our Company supports role-based access. That is, users are assigned to groups, each with certain access rights, which may include the ability to edit and add data or may limit access to data. When a user adds or modifies data within the database, a record is made that includes which data were changed, the user ID, and the date and time the changes were made. This establishes an audit trail that can be examined by authorized system administrators.
You had your hearing checked a few years ago and you were told at that time that you had normal to borderline normal hearing. You think it might be time to have it checked again because you’ve been noticing that you don’t hear as well as you used to. You’re also wondering what it means if someone has “normal” or “borderline normal” hearing. Part of the test that we do involves having you listen to a series of tones at different intensity (volume) levels measured in decibels and at different
Presbycusis is the loss of hearing that gradually occurs in most individuals as they grow older. Hearing loss is a common disorder associated with aging. About 30-35 percent of adults between the ages of 65 and 75 years have a hearing loss. It is estimated that 40-50 percent of people 75 and older have a hearing loss. For most people presbycusis is an insidious disease, it doesn’t happen overnight. The progression of an age related hearing loss can extend over a great deal of time, sometimes years. And
You know you’re having some problems hearing. Your friends and family members seem to point out what you’re missing or how often they have to repeat information every day now. But are you aware of exactly how that might be impacting you on a daily basis? CONSEQUENCES OF UNTREATED HEARING LOSS Untreated hearing loss can have serious emotional and social consequences. A study conducted by the Seniors Research Group, an alliance between the National Council on Aging (NCOA) and Market Strategies, Inc. “debunked the myth that untreated hearing loss…is a harmless
“Should I wear my hearing aids every day?” is a question we’re asked many times. Our patients will often equate their hearing aids to reading glasses. They will tell us that, “I only wear my reading glasses when I know I’ll need them, can’t I do the same thing with my hearing aids?” ADJUSTING TO YOUR HEARING AIDS In the beginning adjusting to your new hearing aids will take some time. The adjustment period and ultimately how well you’ll do with hearing aids will vary from person to person
Main Office: 4318 East North Street Greenville, SC 29615
Satellite Office: 11 Five Forks Plaza Court, Simpsonville, SC 29681