Posts Tagged ‘audiologist’

Variations Between The Job Descriptions Of Hearing Instrument Specialists And Audiologists

Often, those who have hearing problems will require services from both an audiologist and a hearing instrument specialist (HIS). However, most are not aware of the fact that the two professions are actually different. Indeed, it is almost as if only those who have had hearing problems actually understand that there is a difference in […]

Do I Have To Have A Prescription To Get Assistive Hearing Aids?

Many people don’t realize just how complex a hearing aid actually is. Science never stands still and newer, better and more complicated devices are constantly being developed. Interestingly, however, they have just a single role to play. This is simply to amplify sound, so that people with hearing loss get some relief. However, hearing aids […]