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Broadwater Hearing Care Mascot

Introducing the Broadwater Hearing Care Mascot Surfer, Dr. Susan Terry’s beloved dog Wishing you a Happy Holiday Season!

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Holiday Hearing Event

Open House ~ December 4 – 8 ~ You’re Invited! You’re Invited to try OTICON Opn risk-free – the first hearing device proven to make it easier on the brain. Come and bring a loved one to receive: ~ FREE … Continue reading

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Hearing Aid Satisfaction

Hearing aid satisfaction has gone from about 33% in 1984 to 80% in 2014. I know that most people would find this hard to believe because we all know someone who refuses to wear their hearing aids. Most of my … Continue reading

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Holiday Gift of Hearing

This Holiday Season, give the Gift of Hearing with our Annual Holiday Hearing Aid Exchange. Bring your old hearing aids to Broadwater Hearing Care between November 1st and December 31st. For each hearing aid you donate (up to two), receive … Continue reading

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Laser Training for Tinnitus

It sounds good, doesn’t it? This is another scam aimed at taking money from desperate people. Lasers are either harmless, like a laser pointer, or they damage tissue, like laser surgery. Lasers do not do anything to tinnitus. This is … Continue reading

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Over-The-Counter Hearing Aids

Are Over-The-Counter Hearing Aids for You? There has been a lot in the news lately about over-the-counter hearing aids. Are they for you? Possibly, but they probably aren’t your best choice. First, everyone needs a hearing evaluation by a licensed … Continue reading

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October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness month, if you come in for a hearing consultation during the month of October, a donation will be made in your name to Women with Purpose. Women with Purpose is a non-profit organization in … Continue reading

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iPhone or Android?

Over the last two years, most hearing aid manufacturers have come out with Bluetooth enabled hearing devices. The technology has improved accessibility for hearing device wearers. With Bluetooth enabled hearing devices, you can stream calls, audiobooks, and music from you … Continue reading

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Buying Hearing Aids on EBay

What could go wrong? Hearing aids are always listed for sale on EBay. If you are tempted by a “great deal”, think twice. A lot of the newer hearing aids that are being sold on EBay were purchased by the … Continue reading

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Hearing Device vs Noise Canceling Headphones

Why Isn’t Hearing Device Noise Management the Same as Noise Canceling Headphones? I often hear from my patient’s that they still hear background noise with their hearing devices. Wouldn’t it be nice if they worked like noise canceling headphones? There … Continue reading

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