Frequently Asked Questions
Getting urgent attention for a sudden hearing loss is an important factor in the successful treatment of hearing loss. If you experience a sudden hearing loss, contact your family doctor, audiologist, and Otolaryngologist immediately.
We complete hearing tests for patients aged six months and older. To find out more about the testing process for children, visit the Pediatric Hearing Testing section. Auditory processing testing is performed on ages 7 years and older. Contact us for more information on Auditory Processing Testing.
- For children, a hearing test takes less than 30 minutes.
- For adults, the appointment takes 30 minutes to 1 hour including reviewing the results with the audiologist after the hearing test and the next steps, depending on the results.