Causes of Hearing Loss


Causes of hearing loss may include

  • Ceruman impaction
  • Genetic predisposition
  • Deterioration during the normal aging process
  • Ear disease such as middle ear fluid/ perforation of the ear drum, Otosclerosis, Meniere’s Disease, Hypertension, Diabetes, Autoimmune Disease
  • Loud noise exposure such as loud music, weapons, industrial noise, machinery
  • Ototoxic medications (medications that are toxic to the ear or balance system such as Chemotherapy)
  • Head trauma
  • Tumors of the middle or inner ear such as Cholesatoma or Acoustic Neuroma
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4th of July / 07.03.2017

Audiology & Hearing Aid Services will be closed on Tuesday, July 4th. We will reopen on Wednesday, July 5th at 8:00am. Have a happy and safe holiday. 

Happy first day of summer! / 06.21.2017

Happy first day of summer! Today is the summer solstice, the longest day of the year. Now that it is officialyl summer, that means the temperature is sure to rise in the coming weeks. Your hearing ...

New Faces / 06.02.2017

We are pleased to announce four additions to the AHAS family. Over the next few weeks, you'll probably notice some new faces in our office. Click on our about and staff section to find out more ...