Hearing Matters

It’s Audiology Awareness Month!

Are you aware?! October 2018 – Real Ear Measures By Ryan Hill, Au.D. October is Audiology Awareness Month, and instead of trying to increase public awareness of audiology and hearing protection broadly, we would like to help increase public awareness of one facet audiology and our practice that is deeply important to us. Have you [...]Read More

Hearing Aid Accessories – Assistive Listening Devices

More options, more help! By Ryan Hill, Au.D. Although hearing aid technology keeps getting better and better every year, there are still some situations where hearing aid users may need a little extra help. Whether you have difficulty on the phone, hearing the TV, or in background noise, there are accessories to help in almost [...]Read More

What You Don’t Know About Hearing Aid Batteries

Some tips about how to get the most out of your hearing aid batteries By Ryan Hill, Au.D. As technology in hearing aids changes, hearing aid battery technology is also changing. There are several styles to choose from ranging from our traditional pull tab batteries to totally encased rechargeables. Zinc-Air Batteries Zinc-Air batteries are our […]

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Summer is here, protect your ears!

Summer is here and at The Hill Hear Better Clinic we not only love helping patients hear better but we also love helping patients, children, musicians, and swimmers protect their ears and hearing. One especially summery way to protect your ears is to wear custom swim plugs to prevent water from the swimming pool getting […]

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Don’t neglect your hearing health: How hearing loss can affect your overall health

By Ryan Hill, Au.D. Hearing loss is more than just an auditory issue. Did you know that hearing loss can have consequences that span a larger reach affecting your overall health?  It is the 3rd most common chronic condition affecting baby boomers, after high blood pressure and arthritis, so it is very important to treat. […]

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Turn it to the Left

By Ryan Hill, Au.D Happy May Day! In addition to May bringing spring flowers, Mother’s Day and National Pun Day, May is also Better Hearing & Speech Month— something that is near and dear to our hearts. So, what you can do to protect your hearing? According to The American Academy of Audiology (AAA), hearing […]

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What You Need to Know About Hearing Loss and Prevention

Want to learn more about hearing loss, hearing loss prevention and the latest in hearing aid technology? Click below to listen to Dr. Ryan Hill discuss hearing issues on WMKV 89.3's “Healthscope” segment. https://hillhearbetter.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/Healthscope-for-March-26th-2018-2.m4aRead More

How Better Hearing Plans Benefit You

By Mike Hill, Au.D Did you know that untreated hearing loss can affect overall health and wellness? Therefore, it’s critical to not only treat hearing loss as early as possible but to also manage your hearing loss that same way you would for other chronic health conditions—with proactive and ongoing care. The hearing aid is […]

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All You Need is Love

Tips for Learning to Love Your Hearing Aids By Ryan Hill, Au.D Have you been recently fit for hearing aids? If so, we understand that it may take some time to get used to wearing them.  Some of our patients only take a few days to get used to them while others take longer—weeks or […]

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What Hearing Aid is Right for You?

By Mike Hill, Au.D. Over the past 38 years, I have had the pleasure of helping thousands of people improve their hearing through thorough diagnosis and treatment. However, I’ve also worked with patients that are a bit overwhelmed when they come to see us, often because there are just so many hearing aid options available. […]

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