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Modern Technology in Hearing Devices

Good communication is vital to interacting with those around us. Asking others to repeat themselves or turn the TV up can make family visits taxing, misunderstanding instructions from your doctor can be dangerous, and hearing well is important in family and social gatherings. The first step toward better hearing begins with an evaluation by an audiologist. A hearing test will determine your hearing needs and your ability to understand speech. A plan of action will be recommended, which often includes hearing aids ... Read more

So, It’s Time for Hearing Aids

You have just been told that you or a loved one has a hearing loss. If there are not any underlying medical conditions that require additional medical treatment, an audiologist is a key professional to assessing an individual’s specific needs and capabilities. When hearing aids are recommended, preconceived notions about them often prevent people from getting the help they need, sometimes for years! Bringing a family member or a friend with you to your consultation can help you remember the information ... Read more

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update

There is no higher priority for Associates in Hearing than the health and well-being of our patients and employees. We are closely following guidance on COVID-19 (Coronavirus Disease 2019) from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Louisiana State Health Department to stay on top of all developments. We fully recognize that many of the population we serve are among the most vulnerable to diseases like COVID-19 and the flu. In accordance with interim guidance from the CDC, ... Read more

Yvette V. Bethea Honored By Healthyhearing.com

Our very own audiologist, Yvette V. Bethea, M.S., CCC/A, FAAA, was interviewed by Healthyhearing.com, the leading resource for news, interviews, and tips in the world of hearing loss, hearing aids, and hearing care. Being recognized by a site that attracts two million visitors per year is quite the accomplishment! Find out about Yvette’s history, goals, and esteemed career here. Read more