Hearing Protection for Saugatuck Band Students

Thank you Mr. Holtz and Saugatuck Public Schools for caring about hearing. Drs. Dokianakis and Crossland visited Saugatuck High School, talked about hearing protection with students and looked in their ears to ensure proper earplug fittings. Did you know that, in the general population, 1 in 10 people experiences ringing in their ears? When we asked 7th & 8th grade …

Fun Color Friday! :-)

Super soft silicone in this kiddo’s favorite colors. We love it when patients select ‘fun’ colors vs. transparent. He will be so excited!!! We can’t wait to fit them. For those who prefer to be discreet, it is amazing how invisible some of the new clear-silicone hearing aid earmolds are: they disappEAR! (We can now select a tint to match …

Keep your ears safe this 4th of July!

If fireworks are too loud at your location and moving away to a quieter location is not an option, here are a few suggestions. ADULTS: pack some earplugs or earmuffs. In a pinch, rolled up kleenex “earplugs” or fingers in ears work great 🙂 CHILDREN under 3 SHOULD NOT use earplugs! Instead, use small earmuffs or softband muffs for young infants. …