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Hearing Loss Affects Millions of Americans

Annapolis Hearing Aid Associates
2/10/2020

There are almost 40 million people in the United States affected by hearing loss. Hearing aids are extremely effective and can help more than 95% of patients with hearing loss. And yet, only 20% of people with hearing loss wear a hearing aid.

Annapolis Hearing Aid Associates offers comprehensive audiology services with a wide range of hearing aids to fit every lifestyle, every budget and every degree of hearing loss.

One in six hearing aid wearers say they restrict their activities because they worry about damaging their hearing aid. Our audiologists can help fit you for the best hearing aid ...

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Behind-the-Ear Hearing Aid

Annapolis Hearing Aid Associates
2/10/2020

The Design Rite hearing aid by Oticon is sleek and stylish – ergonomically shaped for maximum comfort.

The Design Rite is a breakthrough in hearing aid design. It’s incredibly discreet. You can hardly see or feel it. The hearing aid sits comfortably behind the ear with a clear tube and soft ear pieces that nestle inside the ear. The Design Rite hearing aid comes in an incredible range of colors. Special nano-coating repels moisture. This behind-the-ear hearing aid has an intuitive battery chamber and full wireless control. Ask Annapolis Hearing Aid Associates if the Design Rite hearing aid is right ...

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Preventing noise induced hearing loss.

Annapolis Hearing Aid Associates
2/10/2020

Hearing loss can be the result of a variety of causes, but noise induced hearing loss, the result of environment and lifestyle, is preventable!

Loss of hearing as a result of overexposure to environmental sounds can be permanent, and the National Institute of Health estimates that about 15% of Americans suffer from this type of loss. Exposure to repetitive loud noises either at work or during leisure activities can cause high frequency hearing loss, as well as a brief but very loud noise such as a gunshot at close range.

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Technology can improve your hearing aid function.

Annapolis Hearing Aid Associates
2/10/2020

The advances made in hearing aid technology have improved the patient experience! The introduction of the digital hearing aid in the late 1980’s has led to a steady development of the technology, bringing with it a range of new features and improved processing for a better hearing experience.

DevicesDigital hearing aids can now adjust to the specific needs of each patient, addressing their range of loss and reducing “white noise” with feedback management. Programmed using computer software, digital hearing aids offer many benefits, including wireless connectivity to cell phones, TVs, computers and telephones. This has brought an improved quality ...

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Are you experiencing hearing loss?

Annapolis Hearing Aid Associates
2/10/2020

Do you find yourself turning up the volume on the TV? Do you have difficulty following conversations, especially in a crowd? Do you frequently ask people to repeat what they said? 

These are common signs of hearing loss and are good reasons to come in for auditory testing with Annapolis Hearing Aid Associates. Our well trained and experienced staff can conduct testing to determine if you have lost some degree of hearing and work with you to address the loss with appropriate treatment.

Hearing loss can be caused by a variety of factors and conditions. One of the most common ...

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Caption Call can put you back in touch!

Annapolis Hearing Aid Associates
2/10/2020

Hearing loss can present a range of new daily struggles and challenges, but modern technology continues to make advancements that have enabled patients to “reconnect” in unique ways with the hearing world.

Those with hearing loss can now enjoy a telephone conversation with CaptionCall, a telephone that provides captioned text of what the caller is saying, enabling patients to communicate easily with friends and family. CaptionCall is FREE for anyone with certified hearing loss and the necessary connection requirements in their home: high speed internet and a land line telephone.

“Our patients have been so thankful for our referrals to ...

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Changing the Hearing Aid Experience With Technology

Annapolis Hearing Aid Associates
2/10/2020

Annapolis Hearing Aid Associates is dedicated to offering clients the latest technology in hearing devices in an effort to help them enjoy the highest quality of life possible.

Audiologists Lindsay Foster and Allison Witte provide complete audiology services for addressing hearing loss from diagnostic consultations to hearing aids and listening devices for all types of hearing loss. Modern technology has made great strides in enabling those with hearing loss to participate in and enjoy the sense of sound through music, conversation and the natural environment.

In addition to a wide range of hearing aids and listening devices, Annapolis Hearing Aid ...

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Diagnosing and Treating Tinnitus

Annapolis Hearing Aid Associates
2/10/2020

Most of us have at one time experienced an annoying ringing in our ears, a condition that can result from something as obvious as a respiratory infection or exposure to a loud noise. If it persists, however, the condition is known as tinnitus. This is one of the hearing disorders that is treated at Annapolis Hearing Aid Associates in Annapolis, Md.

Tinnitus affects about one in three adults, and is even found in children. The cause is not always clear, although the condition has been linked to the blockage of the ear with wax or foreign objects, to abnormal bone ...

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Broken Hearing Aid? Stop By Our Repair Clinic

Annapolis Hearing Aid Associates
2/10/2020

Annapolis Hearing Associates offers a daily hearing aid service and repair walk-in clinic for your convenience!

We are available between 1:00 and 3:00 PM Monday through Friday for patients who have a malfunctioning hearing aid and need minor repairs. In many cases, we can repair or service your device on the spot and send you on your way. If you are unavailable at these specific times, call the office to arrange a hearing aid drop off. We will contact you to let you know what repairs are necessary and when your device will be ready for pick up ...

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