Audiology and Hearing Aid Services
Berks Hearing Professionals provides removal of cerumen (earwax) from the ear canal. Excess earwax can be uncomfortable and interfere with hearing, especially if you wear hearing aids.
Custom Earmolds and Earplugs
You hear best when your hearing aids fit well. We produce custom-made earmolds that uniquely fit the contours of your ears, giving you the best sound. Custom earplugs provide long-lasting comfort and protection and may be for occupational purposes or home use.
Diagnostic Audiologic Evaluations
The licensed and nationally certified hearing experts at Berks Hearing Professionals perform specialized tests to determine the degree of your hearing loss and how hearing aids may help improve your hearing. Insurance often covers these services.
Hearing Aid Evaluation and Selection
Our licensed professionals, Dr. Brudereck and Dr. Kendrig, will discuss the benefits of hearing aids and show you the many styles, colors and technologies available. You may be able to try different hearing aids in the office. Some styles are custom-fit and require impressions of your ears.
Hearing Aid Dispensing & Fitting
After you have decided upon a hearing aid style, a fitting appointment is next. Your hearing aids are programmed specifically to your needs. Any adjustments can be made at this time to make sure the settings and fit are right.
Hearing Aid Repairs
We can make some hearing aid repairs at our office. More serious issues may require repairs by the manufacturer. Our staff will examine your hearing aids to determine any damage and how it may best be fixed.
Industrial Hearing Screenings
If your occupation requires you to receive regular hearing tests due to the risk excessive noise in the workplace, our experienced professionals provide quick and comprehensive screenings that comply with OSHA standards.
Live Speech Mapping
This cutting-edge process uses a special microphone to chart and map how well you hear with your hearing aids in real time. It allows your audiologist to make immediate adjustments to the sound and fit.
Musician's Ear Plugs and Monitors
These specialized earplugs are custom-made to help musicians reduce their risk of hearing damage due to exposure to high levels of sound. The earplugs help limit sound exposure but still provide the optimal music experience for performers and the audience.
Parents may suspect a hearing issue when a child demonstrates behavioral or speech problems. The pediatric audiologists at Berks Hearing Professionals can diagnose speech and hearing disorders in children.
Tinnitus Evaluation and Management
Many people suffer from tinnitus, often described as a ringing in the ear. Our specialists perform tinnitus evaluations to identify the impact of the problem on your daily life and determine if there are treatment options available.