Pacific Northwest Audiology Highlights Technology in Bend OR

Pacific Northwest Audiology and Lyric co-hosted a technology and Open House event on October 30. Kevin Haslam from Lyric presented and answered questions about Lyric Invisible Hearing Aids and discussed the next generation of Lyric Hearing Aids. Pacific Northwest Audiology provided food, drinks, and great prizes…including: – Bose® QuietComfort® 15 Acoustic Noise Cancelling® Headphones – A Kindle Fire HD Tablet – Special product discounts – Professional service giveaways Lunch included: – Beer, Wine, Soda – Marinated Teriyaki Beef & Thai Chicken Skewers – Swedish Meat Balls – Roasted Vegetables – Turkey and Ham Roll-ups – Potato salad – Macaroni Salad …

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Bend Area Residents Invited to Invisible Hearing Aids Information Party

Pacific Northwest Audiology and Lyric will highlight invisible hearing aid technology on Oct 30…from 10 am to 5 pm…and you’re invited. This will be an information-rich party…we will provide food, drinks, and great prizes…including Bose® QuietComfort® 15 Acoustic Noise Cancelling® Headphones, special product discounts, and professional service giveaways. Kevin Haslam from Lyric will present important information on invisible hearing aid technology in the morning…then we will offer certificates for 30 day risk-free trials of Lyric Invisible Hearing Aids. Lyric is the industry leader in this exciting new technology so this will be a great chance for you to interact with …

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Fall Health & Wellness Fair in Bend OR

Pacific Northwest Audiology was an exhibitor at the Health & Wellness Fair on September 24 at the Bend Senior Center. Vendors included service providers, health and wellness practitioners, fitness experts, nutritional counselors, and medical professionals. Highlights of the event included: Educational Presentations Oregon Lion’s Club Mobile Screening Unit The Strollin’ Colon Interactive Display Diabetes Testing Glaucoma & Visual Acuity Testing Community Barbecue Flu vaccinations and much more The show provided a great opportunity for Dr. Li-Korotky to interact with and answer questions for hundreds of people about many aspects of hearing health…including hearing loss, tinnitus (ringing in the ears), Meniere’s …

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Fall Design & Outdoor Living Show in Bend OR

Pacific Northwest Audiology was an exhibitor at the Central Oregon Builders Association Remodeling Design & Outdoor Living Show at the Athletic Club of Bend, Oregon on September 21-22. The show had hundreds of vendors and thousands of attendees…making this year’s event a huge success. The show provided a great opportunity for Dr. Li-Korotky to interact with and answer questions for hundreds of people about every conceivable aspect of hearing health…including hearing loss, tinnitus (ringing in the ears), Meniere’s disease (balance disorder), hearing aids and assistive listening technology tropical inflatable water slide. Our congratulations to Ron Robbel (left) the winner of …

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Dr. Li-Korotky Talks at Lions Club

Dr. Li-Korotky, AuD, PhD, MD, was a guest speaker at the Crooked River Ranch Lions Club Community Appreciation Evening on April 29…at the Ranch Chapel at Crooked River Ranch in Terrebonne, Oregon. The event was in support of the Lions’ Sight and Hearing mission. The Doctor talked about her experiences growing up in China during the Cultural Revolution, and then spoke about Age-Related Hearing Loss…the topic of her PhD Thesis. Dr. Li-Korotky was a “barefoot Doctor” for two years during this period, taking care of the medical needs of country-side villagers. This experience sparked her interest in medicine and eventually …

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Spring Home and Garden Show in Bend, OR

Pacific Northwest Audiology was an exhibitor at the Central Oregon Builders Association Spring Home and Garden Show in Bend, Oregon on May 3-5. The show had hundreds of vendors and thousands of attendees…making this year’s event a huge success. The show provided a great opportunity for Dr. Li-Korotky to interact with and answer questions for hundreds of people about every conceivable aspect of hearing health…including hearing loss, tinnitus (ringing in the ears), Meniere’s disease (balance disorder), hearing aids and assistive listening technology. Dr. Li-Korotky also gave a seminar on tinnitus on Sunday at the education booth…attended by 6 very interested …

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Tinnitus Awareness Week – May 19-25 2013

Pacific Northwest Audiology joins with the American Tinnitus Association (ATA) to recognize Tinnitus Awareness Week Established in 1927, May has since been known as “Better Hearing and Speech Month” – a time to raise national public awareness, knowledge and understanding of speech, language and hearing disorders. To complement ATA’s year-round advocacy efforts, each year we set aside a week in May to focus specifically on increasing public awareness about tinnitus and most importantly the need for increased funding for tinnitus research. What You Should Know About Tinnitus These facts were collected by the American Tinnitus Association: According to data analyzed …

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36 Million Americans Suffer Hearing Loss …May is Better Hearing Month

Dr. Li-Korotky wants you to know that hearing loss currently affects more than 36 million Americans. Although hearing problems are commonly associated with normal aging, more than half of all hearing-impaired individuals are younger than 65. With the increased use of personal music players (MP3s) and earbuds, the number of Americans experiencing hearing loss at a younger age is growing. Most Americans consider hearing loss a condition that is simply associated with aging, and don’t know how to recognize the condition or who is qualified to diagnose and treat the condition. In an effort to raise public awareness for the …

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Pacific Northwest Audiology Films a Commercial with WTVZ in Bend

Pacific Northwest Audiology shot film footage for two commercials that will see air time on WTVZ during December, January, and February. The film segments will provide backgrounds for two scripts …an informational message for the general public, and an appeal for physicians to take advantage of local audiological expertise. Why Reach Out to Physicians? Dr. Li-Korotky recently published an article in EzineArticles.com, highlighting a growing need for audiologists and physicians to collaborate for the best health outcome of patients. Key findings in a recent study indicate that specific audiometric patterns could be an early indicator of cerebrovascular disease (an indicator …

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Happy Thanksgiving!

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 I (Josh Korotky) are thankful that we found each other…just two out of 7 billion on an increasingly crowded planet …in an unassuming solar system …in the suburbs of the Milky Way … We wish you and your families’ good health and happiness…