Beyond the Audiogram: Diagnostic and Verification Tools to Improve Hearing Aid and Cochlear Implant Fittings

February 21, 2018


Summary

When we have a hearing problem, we begin with a hearing test, often called an audiogram. This basic set of data gives us a starting point for setting how much sound the hearing device should produce. However, it falls short of the complete picture of needs most people have.

This webinar, Beyond the Audiogram: Diagnostic and Verification Tools to Improve Hearing Aid and Cochlear Implant Fittings, will review some other tools and techniques available to most hearing care professionals to better define needs and measure the outcomes of hearing aid and cochlear implant settings and features.

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Brad Ingrao

Audiologist, VA Long Beach Healthcare System

Brad Ingrao, Au.D. is employed by the VA Long Beach Healthcare System and has been involved with HLAA for more than 20 years. He is active in several chapters in southern California and serves as the professional adviser to the HLAA-City of Orange Chapter. Dr. Ingrao is known as an... Read More >

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David Andreaggi

Staff Audiolgist, Long Beach VA

Dr. David Andreaggi graduated from the University of Pittsburgh and received his doctor of audiology degree from Towson University. He performed his 4th year externship at the Greater Baltimore Medical Center’s Cochlear Implant Center as well as at a local private practice. Dave currently works as a staff audiologist at the... Read More >