Researchers at The Johns Hopkins University have found that patients with hearing loss untreated by hearing aids are at increased risk of dementia. Dr. Sharma recommends that appropriate patients discuss the possibility of hearing aids with him and one of the multiple highly educated and trained Audiologists in his practice. Dr. Sharma’s practice carries multiple brands with a financial budget acceptable to almost any patient.
Buying hearing aids is complicated and frequently not covered by insurance. Unfortunately, unnecessary markups are common in some areas. And interestingly, even big-box retailers have begun to delve into this field. Our overwhelming experience shows there is no substitute for the ENT Physician / Audiology professional team to best evaluate your hearing and provide you with hearing aid options if that is appropriate for you.