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Does your baby react to loud noises?
Is your baby responding to his or her name?
At age 2 does your toddler make playful sounds with their voice?
Does your toddler imitate simple words, and enjoy games like peek-a-boo?
At age 3 does your child understand “not now” and “no more” and follow simple directions?
Should I Wait to Have My Child's Hearing Tested?
The most important period for language and speech development is generally regarded as the first 3 years of life. It is important that hearing impairment be recognized as early in life as
The primary justification for early identification of hearing impairment in infants relates to the impact of hearing impairment on speech and language acquisition, academic achievement, and social/emotional development. If a child is hard of hearing or deaf at birth or experiences hearing
Pediatric Hearing Stats
Think your child may be struggling to hear? You’re not alone. Here are some statistics to help you understand just how common hearing loss is in children.
About 2 to 3 out of every 1,000 children in the United States are born with a detectable level of hearing loss in one or both ears.
Five out of 6 children experience ear infection (otitis media) by the time they are 3 years old.
More than 90 percent of deaf children are born to hearing parents.
It is estimated that as many as 17 percent of teens (ages 12 to 19) have hearing test results that suggest a noise induced hearing loss in one or both ears
FOllow Up & Care
Caring for Your Child’s Hearing Impairment
We are skilled in providing audiological services to infants and children. If you suspect your child may have a problem hearing, please contact our office today to schedule an appointment.
1211 West Front Street
Traverse City, MI 49684
Telephone: (231) 947-2420
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