Dr. Dokianakis presents to the Kansas Hearing Society

Today, Dr. Dokianakis presented an instructional course at the Kansas Hearing Society. “Talking about how we can best help patients hear better in challening acoustic enviroments is one of my favorite topics. Hearing aids and Loop systems, when done right, offer amazing speech clarity, improving the quality of life for those with hearing loss. I would like to thank Dr. …

First Deaf NBA Player: Lance Allred, #41

This NCAA March Madness we would like to recognize the first deaf player in the NBA, Lance Allred. “Born with a severe hearing loss, Lance Allred is the best example of not letting hearing loss define you,” said Dr. Dokianakis. “I was lucky enough to meet this former NBA player, TEDx Star, successful author and amazing inspirational speaker. His keynote …

International Women’s Day

This International Women’s Day we would like to recognize a woman who changed the Audiology profession and inspired us to enjoy life to the fullest: Dr. Marion Downs. Dr. Downs started Universal Newborn Hearing Screening at a time when children were not diagnosed and fit with hearing aids until they were three years old. Going against the establishment 50 years …