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His New Gardner Audiology Hearing Aids Brought Tears of Joy

My name is Megan Labbe I am a Doctoral Extern at Gardner Audiology in Tampa Bay and I love going to work every day. You know they say; choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life.  Not only do I love what I do, I am proud of what I… [Read More]

Rechargeable vs Disposable Hearing Aid Batteries

Rechargeable hearing aids are becoming more popular amongst our patients. So, you ask, what are the difference between a hearing aid that is rechargeable vs a hearing aid that has a disposable battery? All hearing aids are similar regardless of style and size have the same basic working mechanisms such as a microphone, amplifier, receiver,… [Read More]

Overview of Bone Anchored Hearing Aids (BAHA)

What is a Bone-Anchored Hearing Aid or BAHA? A bone anchored hearing aid, or BAHA for short, requires surgery and is recommended to candidates with specific hearing losses. During the outpatient procedure, a titanium prosthesis in implanted into the skull with a small portion exposed outside of the skin or a magnet is place just… [Read More]

His Big Box Store Hearing Aids were inadequate and needed replacements

Many individuals wonder whether they should purchase their hearing aids at a big box store or see a doctor of audiology at a professional practice. Often big box stores can provide competitive pricing which make them desirable; however, it is important to note that there is a wide variation in the training, experience and type… [Read More]

Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS) hearing aids in Crystal River, Inverness, and Dunnellon, Florida

The Audiologists at Gardner Audiology in Crystal River, Inverness, and Dunnellon are in network providers for your Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS) plan. Many BCBS members have access to hearing aid benefits. Each plan is unique and may have different benefits; however, our insurance experts are available to answer any questions regarding your plan. Our… [Read More]

Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS) hearing aids in Crystal River, Inverness, and Dunnellon, Florida

The Audiologists at Gardner Audiology in Crystal River, Inverness, and Dunnellon are in network providers for your Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS) plan. Many BCBS members have access to hearing aid benefits. Each plan is unique and may have different benefits; however, our insurance experts are available to answer any questions regarding your plan. Our… [Read More]

Phonak Marvel Hearing Aid Provider in Crystal River, Inverness, and Dunnellon

Here at Gardner Audiology we can help you decide on a which hearing aid is right for you. Our audiologists can answer any questions you may have about the Phonak Marvel hearing aids. We can also assist with programming of your existing Phonak hearing aids. Our staff is familiar with all technology levels and can… [Read More]

Citrus County Tips for Loved Ones of Hearing Aid Users from Gardner Audiology

You or someone you know may have difficulty hearing and they have decided to do something about their hearing loss. Gardner Audiology makes this new experience with hearing aids as comfortable as possible with these tips to loved ones and family members. Try your best not to raise your voice. It will take some practice… [Read More]

Gardner Audiology Hearing Health: Can loud sounds cause hearing loss?

Protecting one’s ears from sounds that are too loud is very important. Hearing loss can be a direct result of choosing to not wear hearing protection. This type of hearing loss that is caused by loud sounds is known as noise-induced hearing loss or for short NIHL. A NIHL can occur immediately or gradually after… [Read More]

Dunnellon, Marion County Hearing Health: Signs of Hearing Loss that Mimic and Aggravate Dementia

Our Crystal River, Dunnellon and Inverness patients are never too young or too old to wear hearing aids. Wearing hearing aids is based on whether you have a hearing loss that hearing aids will help. Frequently, people are not worried about being too young to wear hearing aids; they’re concerned that hearing aids make them… [Read More]