What does an audiologist do?
An audiologist is an expert specializing in hearing and balance
disorders. Audiologists offer their expertise to prevent,
diagnose, and treat auditory conditions.
As Elite ENT’s clinical audiologist, Dr. Ferriera restores hearing,
balance, and language development to improve your quality
When you preserve your hearing, you are also preserving your independence, vitality, and cognitive health.
Many are surprised to discover that hearing loss is the 3rd most common chronic health condition seen in older adults. Many are also under the impression that hearing loss is just a normal part of the aging process– something the elderly just have to live with. Thankfully, this is simply not the case.
At Elite ENT we understand that:
-Hearing loss doesn’t just happen to the elderly
-Hearing loss doesn’t just affect the ear; it affects the brain, and overall health
-Hearing loss is associated with a greater risk of depression,
-Hearing loss is associated with a greater risk of dementia and Alzheimer’s
At Elite ENT, we understand the importance of scheduling an annual, non-invasive, painless, hearing test, as this will provide valuable insight into your hearing health year after year. In the same way we practice preventive care with regular blood work, eye exams, and dental checkups, we need to practice preventive care for our hearing.
Schedule a hearing evaluation today, your overall health and wellness will thank you for it.