Lake Medical Hearing Centers

The Villages Community, FL: (352) 268-2578

Eustis, FL: (352) 483-4327

Clermont, FL: (352) 243-4327

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Smoking is associated with increased risk of hearing loss, according to a study of over 50,000 participants over 8 years in Nicotine & Tobacco Research, published by Oxford University Press. Researchers analyzed data from annual health checkups, which included audio testing performed by a technician and a health-related lifestyle questionnaire completed by each participant. They examined the effects of smoking

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So far this morning, I've gotten 2 calls where the caller asked me, "how much do your hearing aids cost?"  Here is how the dialogue went;   Me Well, we have 12 brands and each has a number of models.  Tell me about your hearing loss?   Caller I have hearing loss, can't hear what people are saying when a

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Our hearing is tied into so much of what we experience.....past, present and future.

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There is NOTHING scarier than dementia setting in.  I'll wear my hearing aids more to slow that down!  Do you have hearing loss and short term memory loss?   https://www.webmd.com/healthy-aging/features/hearing-loss-dementia#1

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People in Central Florida, especially those living in The Villages are very active, out and around in the warm Florida weather.  The human body has a very special way of keeping the outer ear the canal and eardrum clean from dust, bacteria and other matter (and living things like insects) that get trapped in the wax.  Ear Wax serves as

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In the Villages there are so many people that can not hear in noisy environments.  I meet them all the time, not only in my practice but out and around, at the squares, in restaurants, on the golf course and at the gym. If they realized that hearing lose attributes to dementia, very serious short term hearing loss, I know

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As a 65 year old man with hearing challenges of my own, I see patients all day long. I can empathize with the challenges completely. Some have gone a long time without hearing well. Some have significant others, wives or husbands where there is terrible friction in their relationship due to hearing challenges. For those of you considering hearing aids,

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OK.  Just had my 3rd person today come in the Villages office and tell us their hearing aid wasn't working.  In all 3 situations they were not clogged with ear wax and I put new batteries in so that wasn't the problem.  They were working just fine.  The problem was everything was loud but they could not understand what was

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Noise is produced at low frequencies which is where many do not have trouble hearing.  Like for instance on a Friday night at one of the Villages centers.  Speech is produced at higher frequencies and many times these higher frequencies are hindered by one or more of the following, age, heredity, exposure to loud noise (popping of balloons?), medicines, operations.  We

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In the last month we have helped greatly lessen and eliminate tinnitus. Many of the higher quality hearing aids have tinnitus programs that address most tinnitus challenges.  In the last 11 patients with moderate to severe tinnitus challenges we now have a product that will lessen tinnitus to where it is not noticeable and in some cases eliminate it all

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