ENT Specialists of Alaska

ENT Specialists of Alaska

Stay Tuned in to the Sounds of Life by Getting Regular Hearing Exams

Hearing loss is often a gradual process, making it easy to disregard the subtle changes in your ability to hear sounds. Although children are regularly tested, the majority of adults don’t even consider scheduling a hearing exam like they would their vision. So why should your hearing be any less critical than your vision? It’s […]

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How to Interpret Your Hearing Test or Audiogram

It might seem, at first, like measuring hearing loss would be simple. You can most likely hear certain things clearly at lower volumes but not others. You might confuse particular letters like “S” or “B”, but hear other letters perfectly fine at any volume. It will become more obvious why you have inconsistencies with your […]

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She’s Not Faking It: 4 Signs a Loved One Should Get a Hearing Aid

It’s a common first reaction – denial. My loved one must be just making it seem like their hearing loss is worse than it actually is. She’s not old enough to need a hearing aid. Maybe, the two of you have begun to kid around with one another about it. Your loved one always asks […]

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Types, Facts, and Diagnosis of Hearing Tests

Diagnosing hearing loss by yourself is basically impossible. For example, you can’t actually put your ear up to a speaker and effectively evaluate what you hear. So getting a hearing test will be crucial in figuring out what’s happening with your hearing. But there’s no need to worry or stress out because a hearing test […]

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Seven Clear Signs You Should Have Your Hearing Evaluated

Bananas taste a lot different than they did in the past. That’s because modern banana farmers grow a very different variety of banana than they used to. These new bananas grow faster, are more resilient, and can thrive in a wider variety of climates. And they taste quite different. So why haven’t you noticed the […]

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Have You Had a Hearing Examination Recently?

Surprisingly, it’s been more than 10 years since most people have had a hearing test. Harper is one of them. She schedules a cleaning and checkup with her dentist every six months and she shows up dutifully for her annual medical test. She even knows to get her timing belt changed every 6000 miles! But […]

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What Hearing Loss Symptoms Are Red Flags?

Hearing loss is usually a frustrating condition that can be the result of a number of things. While hearing loss is commonly the result of age or an injury, in some situations, hearing loss may be a symptom of a more serious root medical issue. Look out for these hearing loss red flags There are […]

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The Yearly Visit You Probably Forgot to Schedule

You will still visit your eye doctor annually even if you already wear eyeglasses. Because your eyes change over time. Nothing in your body is static, not your eyes and not, it turns out, your ears either. That’s why, just as it is with your eyes, it’s essential to keep getting your ears examined even […]

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