Hearing Aid Devices

C Hunter Hearing Aids

Dr Kimball Forbes of Advanced Hearing and Balance Specialists talks about his experience as a patient with the newest hearing aid devices from Oticon. He explains how these new hearing devices came to be through testing and years of research …

Is it Time to Upgrade Your Hearing Aids?

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If you have hearing loss in St. George and are wearing hearing aids, you are probably familiar with the many benefits these devices provide in your daily life. We’re glad you’ve made the effort to improve your overall quality of …

Better Hearing Event

Advanced Hearing & Balance Specialists Hearing Aids

Like you, we enjoy sharing hot chocolate with our families, trimming the Christmas tree, singing carols with friends and family. Our staff loves making a difference in people’s life and helping those in need. We want you to enjoy the …

When Hearing Aids Aren’t Enough

Advanced Hearing & Balance Specialists Hearing Aids

Hearing aids are amazingly sophisticated instruments, enabling the majority of people with hearing loss in Utah to connect with others and communicate effectively. Technological breakthroughs like Bluetooth® wireless connectivity and rechargeable batteries make them more versatile than ever. They can …

Oticon Hearing Event

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We opened our second location in St. George! We expanded to the brand new Riverfront Medical Building on Riverside Drive. To celebrate, we are throwing an Oticon Hearing Event. You and a friend or family member are invited to join …

You’re Invited to a Two-Day Hearing Expo Event!

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Oticon’s Digital Technology Expert, Norm Greenleaf will be in our St George & Cedar City clinics on February 13 – 15, 2018 to demonstrate the new Oticon Opn and answer your questions. We are confident you will find this opportunity to be a positive one, and we look forward to helping you take another step toward better, more natural hearing. If for some reason you are unable to attend but know someone who may benefit from this experience, please pass this information along.

Are There Hearing Tests Just for Kids?

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The only way to identify and diagnose hearing loss in a young child is through an infant hearing screening.
Below are tests your child’s St. George hearing doctor will perform at such a screening.

How Do You Measure Sound?

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Sound travels in waves and is measured in frequency and amplitude. Amplitude is the measurement of how forceful a wave is. Measured in decibels (dB), the louder the sound is, the higher the decibel number will be. Normal conversation clocks in around 65 dB.

The Importance of Hearing Aids

Advanced Hearing & Balance Specialists Hearing Aids

Hearing loss is extremely common; nearly 48 million people in Utah and throughout the United States suffer from this condition. For most of these individuals, a hearing aid can be used to treat their hearing loss. But unfortunately, many individuals simply choose to forgo this tried and true treatment for good ol’ fashion denial that anything is wrong.