After months of five star reviews…a great web site with lots of updated content…an active Facebook page…a productive Blog…and numerous five star reviews spreading throughout local review sites…Pacific Northwest Audiology still manages to evade Google’s efforts to place us in their search results! Still, we have been extremely busy due to “word of mouth” referrals, … Read more Months of Reviews…Still Invisible to Google!
The Holidays are approaching like headlights on NE 3rd Street on a busy shopping night in Bend Oregon …and as we avoid the oncoming traffic our thoughts turn to family, friends, and good food. I am reminded of something Carl Sagan (astronomer and author) once said about apple pie: “If you wish to make an … Read more Holidays and Apple Pie
We are thankful that we are in a position to restore better hearing and communication to hearing impaired children and adults …that we can make a positive difference in their lives. And we are grateful when we see the smiles and hear the stories of new found hearing discoveries. On a personal note, Ha-Sheng and … Read more Happy Thanksgiving!
The sky is darkened by menacing clouds and the wind is howling outside my window. The Sisters, Broken Top, and Mt. Bachelor are gone…probably taken away during the night! This weather is in stark contrast to our mostly glorious summer and a quick glance at my calendar confirms the seasonal change. I’m too old (and … Read more Celebrate the Season with Big Savings!
Dr. Li-Korotky recently published this article in EzineArticles.com, a searchable database of hundreds of thousands of quality original articles, posted by Expert Authors & Writers. A growing body of research is showing a significant correlation between cardiovascular disease and low-frequency hearing loss. Moreover, the studies underscore a growing need for Audiologists and Physicians to work … Read more The Link Between Cardiovascular Disease and Hearing Loss: A Growing Role for Audiologists
Dr. Li-Korotky provided free audiological services at the Bend Senior Center today. The original announcement follows: The audiological services included… Free consultations for hearing loss, tinnitus, and communication challenges/solutions. Free ear wax and eardrums check (using a lighted otoscope). Free “dangerous decibels” checks for personal listening devices (iPod, MP3). Free hearing aid cleaning, minor hearing … Read more Dr. Li-Korotky Runs a Free Clinic at the Bend Senior Center
The election is over and President Obama has won a second term as our president. But the real winner is the United States of America. We are a Nation of wildly differing opinions on topics ranging from the economy …to energy policy …to marriage rights …to abortion …to the size and scope of Government …to … Read more Election Over …The United States Wins!
A growing body of research is showing a solid connection between decreased blood flow from cardiovascular disease and low frequency hearing loss. Reduced blood flow in the body can cause the restriction of blood flow in the inner ear, causing irreversible damage and low frequency hearing loss (Learn more about 3 types of hearing loss … Read more A Link Between Hearing Loss and Cardiovascular Disease – Bend Residents Should Get a Baseline Hearing Exam.
The road ahead can be a hazardous trip for those unwilling to pay attention to the signs… A ground-breaking study indicates that people who experience significant hearing loss as they age may also be at higher risk of developing dementia. The study was conducted by researchers at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in … Read more The Link Between Hearing Loss and Dementia
The road ahead can be a hazardous trip for those unwilling to pay attention to the signs… A ground-breaking study indicates that people who experience significant hearing loss as they age may also be at higher risk of developing dementia. The study was conducted by researchers at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in Baltimore … Read more Baby Boomers in Bend Oregon Should Pay Attention: Hearing Loss and Dementia ..Linked!