Aim Hearing - Providing Greensboro, NC with Hearing Aids and Great Hearing Healthcare
Welcome to Aim Hearing & Audiology Services. We are pleased to provide the Piedmont Triad region of North Carolina including Winston-Salem and High Point with our office in Greensboro, NC. Our hearing healthcare is second to none. Our professional staff of audiologists will make sure your receive superior hearing services. We specialize in hearing tests and hearing aids.. If you suspect you have hearing loss, call us today!
What To Expect
Everyone is a little nervous the first time they visit someplace new. We want your visit with us to be as stress free as possible. Here’s a little bit of what you can expect.
Please download these forms to complete at home. We understand that no one likes paperwork (we don’t like paperwork either). We provide the forms online to make your visit to our office a little less complicated for you. Please don’t forget to bring the forms with you when you come to the office for your visit.
Our Company works with industry groups to ensure that its products and services meet or exceed industry standards with respect to the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (“HIPAA”). Our Company’s products and services are specifically designed to include features that help our customers comply with HIPAA. Our Company uses a relational database that employs a secure login process requiring a user name and password. Our Company supports role-based access. That is, users are assigned to groups, each with certain access rights, which may include the ability to edit and add data or may limit access to data. When a user adds or modifies data within the database, a record is made that includes which data were changed, the user ID, and the date and time the changes were made. This establishes an audit trail that can be examined by authorized system administrators.
Presbycusis is the loss of hearing that gradually occurs in most individuals as they grow older. Hearing loss is a common disorder associated with aging. About 30-35 percent of adults between the ages of 65 and 75 years have a hearing loss. It is estimated that 40-50 percent of people 75 and older have a hearing loss.
For most people presbycusis is an insidious disease, it doesn’t happen overnight. The progression of an age related hearing loss can extend over a great deal of time, sometimes years. And
You know you’re having some problems hearing. Your friends and family members seem to point out what you’re missing or how often they have to repeat information every day now. But are you aware of exactly how that might be impacting you on a daily basis?
CONSEQUENCES OF UNTREATED HEARING LOSS
Untreated hearing loss can have serious emotional and social consequences.
A study conducted by the Seniors Research Group, an alliance between the National Council on Aging (NCOA) and Market Strategies, Inc. “debunked the myth that untreated hearing loss…is a harmless
“Should I wear my hearing aids every day?” is a question we’re asked many times. Our patients will often equate their hearing aids to reading glasses. They will tell us that, “I only wear my reading glasses when I know I’ll need them, can’t I do the same thing with my hearing aids?”
ADJUSTING TO YOUR HEARING AIDS
In the beginning adjusting to your new hearing aids will take some time. The adjustment period and ultimately how well you’ll do with hearing aids will vary from person to person
First of all it’s never a bad idea to get your hearing checked even if you don’t think you’re having any problems hearing. A baseline assessment of your hearing can always be used as a comparison years from now when you’re sure you have a problem.
But back to the original question, “Is it time to get your hearing checked?”
Your significant other has started to mention that you might be having some problems hearing, your kids have noticed, even your closest friends are wondering about your ability to hear. So,