Oliveira Audiology Blog

The Different Types of Hearing Tests for Adults and Kids


  Many Americans, including children, suffer from hearing loss. More than 13% of people in the US have hearing loss issues based on standard hearing examinations. It is essential to undergo a hearing loss test since hearing loss might be a sign of another underlying condition. Oliveira Audiology & Hearing Center is a family-staffed and […]

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How Quickly Will My Hearing Loss Progress?


Hearing loss is a condition that affects millions of Americans. Most people start to experience hearing loss as they age, but certain health conditions, noise exposure, and even genetic predisposition, can expedite the issue. Hearing aids can help you compensate for hearing, but it is important to work with an audiologist to find the device […]

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Protect Your Hearing From Fireworks


In Texas, it is traditional to celebrate holidays such as the Fourth of July and New Year’s with fireworks. It is illegal to shoot them off within the Laredo city limits, but they can be used elsewhere within Webb County. However, it is important not only to be in compliance with the law when shooting […]

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How Hearing Works


You’re not an Audiologist, so you can’t diagnose yourself, but there are several reasons you should learn more about the ear and how hearing loss occurs. Understanding the functioning parts of the ear, including the inner ear, middle ear and outer ear can help you understand why you’re experiencing hearing loss. When you know some […]

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Difference Between A Hearing Aid Specialist vs An Audiologist


Key Takeaways:  Hearing loss affects anyone ranging from babies to adults, but an Audiologist and other professionals can help. Audiologists and Hearing Instrument Specialists (H.I.S.)  are both professionals who can assist with different areas of hearing loss treatment. If you’re not sure what type of hearing loss you’re dealing with, an Audiologist is the professional […]

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What is an OAE Test?


If you’ve become worried because you feel your young child can’t hear you, you might bring it up with the pediatrician. While your child’s primary care doctor can test the child’s hearing to a certain extent, he or she will typically recommend you see an Audiologist for an OAE hearing test in Laredo. If this […]

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Why Choose Our Certified Audiologists in Laredo, Texas


Our south Texas facility is proud to staff the most qualified and dedicated team in the Laredo area. Your hearing health-care is administered by state-licensed audiologists with years of clinical experience. We strive for the highest level of patient care, using both knowledge and compassion to pinpoint the best hearing loss solution for each individual […]

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