Monthly Archives: January 2016


Starkey Expo 2016 Recap

What a weekend! I got to travel to Las Vegas, Nevada this last week for the Starkey Hearing Innovation Expo 2016 for continuing education credits and for some incredible pep talking with 3000 of my closest friends! Not only that, my mom, a hearing aid clinic owner (Baker Hearing Aids), and both of our husbands

Why You Should Get Your Hearing Checked

Are family members telling you to go get your hearing checked? You aren't alone. I hear this daily, not just from patients in my office, but from acquaintances at networking events, the cashier at the grocery store, the guy in line at the coffee shop. Sometimes it sounds like people are being downright mean to

Treatment for Tinnitus

What is it?  Tinnitus ("TIN-a-tus" or "Tin-EYE-tus", both are correct!) is the all inclusive term for sounds that are perceived to be heard but are not actually happening in the environment. Most often, it is described as ringing in the ears, but all the other sounds listed above (and more) still qualify. IT IS REAL.