Hearing and Balance (Audiology)
Evaluation and care for hearing and balance disorders
Midwest Regional Medical Center provides a full range of care for conditions such as ear infections, tinnitus, swimmers ear, as well as dizziness, vertigo and motion sickness. Audiologists work collaboratively with ear, nose and throat doctors and perform detailed exams to determine the cause and extent of hearing and balance problems. Our specialists develop a comprehensive treatment plan to address balance issues, hearing loss and improve communication, including:
- Hearing assessments and vestibular (balance) testing
- Hearing-aid evaluations and fittings, and assistive listening devices
- Custom ear plugs
- Ear surgery
Our audiologists also provide education to ensure successful long-term management, as well as referrals to specialized doctors, therapists and other clinicians for multidisciplinary care.