Numerous factors may contribute to hearing loss, including ear disorders, aging, prolonged noise exposure and ear injury. When patients experience hearing difficulties, a common course of action is to purchase over-the-counter hearing aids from a store like Costco or Sam's Club. But more often than not, store-bought hearing aids do little more than “turn up the volume” – and many patients find … [Read more...] about Hearing Aid Failure: What’s Next?
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It is perfectly normal for children to get sick from time to time. But when a child suffers from problems such as ear ache, coughing or sore throat on a frequent basis, this is a sign that he or she should be seen by a pediatric ear nose and throat doctor. It goes without saying that you want to choose the very best care provider for your child – to ensure that your young one receives an accurate … [Read more...] about What to Look For in a Pediatric Ear Nose and Throat Doctor
Your sinuses connect your nasal and drainage passages. When these passageways become blocked, it’s not uncommon to feel pressure or pain in the ears and throat. In this article, we discuss the connection between sinus pressure and ear pain and how the team at ENTFPSS can help you find relief from these painful symptoms. Besides treating ear pressure and earaches, Dr. Joshua Goldberg and his … [Read more...] about Sinus Pressure and Ear Pain: What’s the Connection?
It’s a persistent hissing, clicking, or ringing sound, and it’s driving you up the wall. Tinnitus is a common condition that plagues millions of people in the U.S. disrupting their days and affecting their quality of life. Do you need ear ringing relief? Turn to Dr. Joshua Goldberg and the team at ENTFPSS for comfortable care and effective solutions. Our team of audiologists are board-certified … [Read more...] about Finding Ear Ringing Relief | Willow Grove Tinnitus Specialist
It can be so frustrating. You pop-in hearing aids and, for the first time in a long time, you can hear the world as it is. Almost like hearing in HD or like rediscovering the world! But then within a few short weeks, whether it's a poor fit or a low quality device, those hearing aids are not working properly. That can take a heavy toll, especially if they weren’t cheap. Is it even worth buying … [Read more...] about Costco Hearing Aid Not Working? We Can Help.
It’s not uncommon to feel frustrated by the fit of your hearing aid. One study showed “comfort” is a defining factor in whether or not a patient wears their hearing aid. If you often find yourself thinking, “My hearing aid irritates my ear, so I won’t wear it,” then this guide is for you. Here are a few reasons your hearing aids may irritate your ear, as well as our recommended solutions… Why … [Read more...] about My Hearing Aid Irritates My Ear: What to Do