As Our Season Comes to a Close

Summer is coming! Cue the warm feelings of nostalgia surrounding summer camp, road trips, rustic cabins, and delicious backyard food! As our busy season in Southwest Florida comes to a close, we would like to encourage our hearing healthcare patients and community members to do a few things before you start to embark on your summer adventures. First, as always …

What Holds You Back from Hearing Hearing Healthcare?

Many factors hold people back from getting a free hearing test and investing in high quality hearing devices. On today’s blog post, we will discuss these factors in detail. Additionally, we will provide alternative lines of reasoning as to why Southwest Floridians must prioritize their hearing healthcare. Common Responses to Hearing Healthcare So, why do people refuse to do any …

Spring Break Visits and Hearing

Now that spring breaks are in full force around the country, it’s time to talk about all of the fun activities surrounding this time of year. And, it’s time to talk about the ways in which your hearing can impact the time you spend with your families. In Naples, Florida, the spring break time of year initiates visits from family …

Why Do People Lose Their Hearing?

What exactly is age-related hearing loss, and why do so many people experience this side effect of aging? (It’s true: approximately 35 million Americans suffer from some level of hearing loss.) What happens to our bodies as we age? Aging and Our Bodies It’s no secret — our bodies change as we age. Growing older involves lots of physical shifts, …

Adriana Villalobos, M.A. CCC-A

The Magic of Adriana Villalobos

Our teams of fabulous audiologists are amazing! Astounding! Fantastic! Equipped with tremendous brain power! They have the ability to work magic utilizing their knowledge, experience, and technology. One specific audiologist/family member at Decibels Audiology is Adriana Villalobos. The Magic of Adriana What is so amazing about Adriana? Oh, how we love her! Let us count the ways: Adriana has experience. …

What Makes An Outstanding Audiologist?

You need hearing aids. Yes, YOU! You probably already know it. Your spouse or partner has probably told you a million times to get your hearing tested. And, you’ve noticed that you can’t really understand what people are saying to you as well as you’d like to. Many people, when looking at the possibility of investing in hearing devices, shop …

What’s So Great About Hearing Devices?

There are a lot of really cool devices and machines available to consumers. And yet, none more amazing than a hearing device! Why, you ask? Well, we’re “HEAR” to tell you! Other Cool Devices You Use Regularly Yes, you shop at Nordstrom for clothing, Publix for food, and Target for stuff. You are hip to the latest, greatest items available. …

What Type of Hearing Aids Should I Buy?

The busy season in Southwest Florida is in full swing. Parties, events, social gatherings, and excitement abound! With all of the activity, maybe you have decided to address your hearing loss, come in for a hearing test and potentially invest in hearing aids. People make the decision to invest in hearing devices for a variety of reasons, but many times, …

New Year // New You

Are you looking for a chance to begin again? Start making progress on some of the goals you have for your life? Well, you’re in luck! The new year begins tomorrow! Everyone loves the new year. It’s full of promise and excitement. It’s a clean slate. The new year offers the opportunity to set fabulous intentions and make some goals. …

Caring for Your Hearing Aids

So, you can now hear with the help of fabulous hearing aids. Amazing! Wonderful! Miraculous! You’re probably having the best time — attending Christmas concerts, rocking a few holiday parties, and generally being amazing in your everyday life. But, all of that awesome stands precariously in the balance. Your tiny devices hold great value. Yes, they are delicate. And, yes …