Patients

When to Get a Hearing Evaluation

Common Hearing Problems

If you answer “Yes” to one or more of these questions, a hearing evaluation may be recommended.

• Do you find yourself asking others to repeat what they said?
• Do you avoid people and large gatherings?
• Do you have difficulty understanding what is being said on the TV, radio or telephone?
• Do you hear what people say, but not understand what they are saying?
• Do your family members complain that you are not hearing them?

 Hearing Loss Checklist

If you answer yes to three or more questions on this checklist you may want to see an audiologist for a hearing evaluation.

Please also visit our online Resource Library for more information about hearing loss.