One of the most common concerns I get from clients is whether they should wear hearing aids while working out. Moisture can quickly compromise an aid's functionality by hindering good sound output, among other mechanical issues. So the clients are always wary that...
Caring, Compassionate and Local Audiological Care for Hyattsville, MD
Originally called Beall Town in the early 1700s, our community struggled to become the thriving suburban it is today until the Washington-Baltimore Turnpike and the B&O Railroad came through the area in the early 1800s. Hyattsville, MD, came into existence as an incorporated city after the Civil War.
Today, Hyattsville has undergone significant residential and retail development in the Arts District Hyattsville, which is part of the Gateway Arts District, as well as significant upgrades to the facilities of Prince George’s Community College. Craft brewers and distilleries have also helped to revitalize older commercial properties.
For those with hearing loss, expert hearing care by a professional audiologist can help revitalize your mental, emotional, and physical health. Improving your hearing not only helps you communicate better but enhances your cognitive abilities and helps you maintain a better quality of life.
Over 10,000 people in Hyattsville, MD, and nearby communities have been able to achieve better hearing over the past 25 years because they have teamed up with the right hearing care partners rather than encountered the best hearing technology. Ongoing, caring, and compassionate audiological care coupled with today’s technology is the expertise of Jacobs Audiology and the reason we’re able to help you restore your active, independent lifestyle.
6915 Laurel Bowie Rd #304
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How We Can Help
When Was Your Last Hearing Test?
Most of us are pretty good about getting our teeth and eyes checked regularly, testing our cholesterol and blood pressure, and even scheduling our annual physical, but when was your last hearing test?
In spite of the fact that close to 30 million Americans over the age of 12 experience some form of hearing loss in both ears and hearing loss is the third most common health condition in the US, hearing tests continue to take a low position on most people’s list of preventive healthcare priorities.
Because hearing loss develops at such a slow rate, it usually goes unnoticed until the damage is extensive. Regular hearing tests at Jacobs Audiology’s Bowie or Lexington Park location are easy, non-invasive, and provide accurate and reliable information regarding the true status of your hearing before it becomes a significant problem.
How Hearing Technology Has Progressed
If someone mentions hearing aids, the image that pops into your head is probably those bulky, frustrating gadgets your parents or grandparents struggled with. In reality, micro-digital technology has transformed hearing aids in much the same way it has impacted cell phones.
Smaller, lighter, more discrete, and more powerful, today’s advanced technology hearing aids have advanced well beyond what they were just a decade ago. Features like rechargeable batteries, background noise-canceling technology, and the capacity to connect your hearing aids to other digital devices like your smartphone, tablet, stereo, or television significantly enhance your hearing experience.
However, technology alone, without the ongoing caring and compassionate hearing care support provided by the audiology experts at Jacobs Audiology, cannot produce the highly satisfying, life-changing better hearing we deliver to our patients.
Remote Audiological Support
Meeting for a face-to-face consultation about your hearing care needs is the situation we strive for at Jacobs Audiology, but there are times when health concerns, travel, and scheduling make an in-office appointment at our Bowie or Lexington Park clinic inconvenient.
Remote audiological support is our solution to overcoming the challenges of our rapidly changing world. Using your smartphone, laptop, or PC and teleconferencing technology, patients and newcomers alike are offered the opportunity to meet with one of our professional audiologists for a remote face-to-face audiological consultation.
Whether you’re out of town on business, taking a vacation, sheltering in place, or struggling to make an appointment fit your schedule, remote audiological support is our way of giving you access to the same top-level caring and compassionate hearing care you expect to receive during an in-office visit.
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