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Gardner Audiology in Tampa and S. Pasadena, is a Provider for Florida Blue Cross Blue Shield Federal Employees Hearing Aid Coverage

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida covers individuals through a variety of programs. Those participating in the Federal Employee program (FEP) have a $2500 total benefit every 3 calendar years (Jan 1 – Dec. 31). Hearing loss is a major factor in the quality of life. Hearing and understanding conversations is very important to daily… [Read More]

Oticon Sensei Hearing Aid Buddies

Leandro is a five year old patient of Dr. Angela Schenk, a Gardner Audiologist in Citrus County, Florida. Dr. Schenk had him scheduled to be fitted with red colored Oticon Sensei Behind the Ear hearing aids. She was surprised to have an extra visitor during that appointment. Leandro brought his Oticon Sensei Bear and it… [Read More]

FLAA 2018 Board Member Introductions

Happy 2018 FLAA Members! Your 2018 Board is enthusiastic about another great year of Audiology in Florida. We have already been busy spreading the word in the Tallahassee about the Hearing Care for Children Act and plan on being a part of many more events to promote this important legislation. We wanted to take a… [Read More]

Day on the Hill Reflection

The following is an excerpt by Brieanne L. Salzman a University of Florida Doctor of Audiology Student in an article posted on the Florida Academy of Audiology website. “Today I had the opportunity to advocate for something that I am so passionate about: hearing aids for children with hearing loss. The day started with nervous… [Read More]

Starkey 2018 Hearing Expo Day 2 with Gardner Audiology and Tony Hsieh, CEO of Zappos

Gardner Audiologist listened to Tony Hsieh, CEO of Zappos, talks to the 3,200 attendees of the 2018 Starkey Hearing Expo.

Gardner Audiologists attend Starkey 2018 Hearing innovations expo

Gardner Audiologists, Dr. Bart Baker and Dr. Jodi Conter prepare for a Starkey 2018 presentation on new hearing technology in Las Vegas.

Day one of Starkey 2018 Hearing Expo.

Three thousand two hundred hearing professionals joined Gardner Audiology in Las Vegas for an expo on new hearing technology for today and the future.

Research shows severity of tinnitus is related to emotional processing

New research shows that the impact tinnitus has on your life could be a matter of how your brain processes emotions. 2017 908 Research shows severity of tinnitus is related to emotional processing​. ​ ​Tinnitus​, ​or ringing in the ears, you might already know how debilitating it can be. Or perhaps you are one of… [Read More]

2017 Starkey Muse Hearing Aid in Noise Comparison Study

Both new and existing hearing aid users want the ability to hear and better understand speech in noisy environments such as restaurants, social events and parties. Gardner Audiology, a Tampa Bay hearing health company known for it’s consumer satisfaction research, did a hearing aid comparison study of the new Starkey Muse wireless hearing aids in… [Read More]

2017 Tele-Audiology Consumer Opinion Study

Gardner Audiology, a Tampa Bay hearing healthcare company, collected consumer opinion surveys from 117 patients who were offered Tele-Audiology services in 2017. The hearing doctors of Gardner are pioneers of Tele-Audiology. During the past 3 years they have installed virtual exam rooms in 7 locations. In March of 2017 they formally began offering remote hearing… [Read More]