Only a qualified
hearing care professional like an
audiologist or doctor of audiology can tell
whether there is a hearing loss and
recommend the best course of action.
Audiologists are trained to identify, treat
and prevent hearing loss. They hold masters
or doctoral degrees from accredited
universities and work in a variety of
settings, including: clinics, hospitals,
schools, speech and hearing centers as well
as private practices. Many are even involved
Our audiologists at Hearing Resource
Center of San Mateo provide both clinical
and counseling expertise. During the hearing
evaluation, we will conduct a number of
tests to determine whether you have a
hearing loss and whether it can be addressed
with hearing instruments or medical
treatment. Only 5% of hearing loss in adults
can be improved by medication or surgery.
Hearing instruments can help most people
with hearing loss.
Itís very easy to schedule a visit at
Hearing Resource Center of San Mateo. During
your appointment, the audiologist will
conduct a hearing examination and let you
know your results.