What is a Bone-Anchored Hearing Aid?

Maybe you have heard about bone-anchored hearing aids (or BAHA as it’s affectionately known as).  Your otorhinolaryngologist (ENT specialist) or audiologist may have mentioned it to you? Well, I am about to give you the low-down on BAHA.  It may sound like a mouthful but it’s a great solution for those who need it but… Continue reading What is a Bone-Anchored Hearing Aid?

How far has Hearing Aid Technology Progressed?

About four years ago, a patient of mine asked me if hearing aid companies were working on enabling hearing aids to pair directly with cellphones and other Bluetooth devices.  At the time, I thought:  well, that's a darn good question!  And since then, two things have happened, hearing aids have moved away from using Bluetooth… Continue reading How far has Hearing Aid Technology Progressed?