Articles By Dr. Murphy
In the June 2021 Consumer Reports, CR Insights provides a brief discussion on 3 Common Hearing Aid Problems and Fixes. I have encountered these same three topics several times each week with patients for thirty-five years. The three issues I will discuss with you are feedback or whistling in hearing aids, being confronted with background noise, and battery life.
In this article I answer the questions, “Are hearing aids covered by insurance?”
This article discuss how to chose and pay for hearing aids that you need.
I describe why I care about better hearing and why you should too.
With the occurrence of coronavirus in late 2019 (COVID-19) and subsequent Worldwide pandemic spread, we have been confronted with learning the history of progression and steps to protect ourselves while living our daily lives. We know the disease arose from Wuhan,...
The old saying, to delay is to deny is never more applicable than a person who should be considering the pursuit of better hearing. Some may make time for cleaning out a closet, organizing the garage, ridding the basement of excess stuff, completing paperwork, or addressing neglected chores. However, people with hearing problems will deny it and put off making the time for a hearing test.
For better or worse, our lives change in an instant. Whether those changes are something we make or have been thrust upon us, we adapt and move forward. These moments can be a new life, a death, an accident, a planned move, a new venture, unexpected news, or an idea....
For almost three decades I have advised every patient to get their hearing checked annually. Many do. Most do not. Some never do. Why should I care?
However, I care and we should all care about better hearing
There are some people that believe that certain professional hearing services, like those provided by Dr. Murphy, are free. However, all professional hearing services incur a fee to insurance companies and patients.
When a person comes to the realization they need assistance with hearing difficulty, their first step is critical for success. In consumer fashion, some fall for the loss leader trap in an advertisement featuring a lowball price on hearing aids and a free test from a...