Audiology

Audiology Services & Tests

Comprehensive Hearing Evaluations: Available for children of all ages and adults. Cochlear Implants: Spokane Ear, Nose & Throat Clinic has been providing cochlear implant services since 1993. Cochlear implants are designed to provide sound to people with severe to profound sensorineural hearing loss in both ears. Typically the implant is presented as an option to patients who get…

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Newborn Screening

Spokane ENT provides diagnostic newborn testing for the Washington State Early Hearing Loss Detection, Diagnosis, and Intervention (EHDDI) program. All children who fail the newborn screening or who are at risk for developing hearing loss should have a diagnostic hearing evaluation. Newborn Hearing Test Instructions (PDF) Diagnostic Tests We Provide: ABR/BAER (Auditory Brainstem Response) OAE (Otoacoustic Emissions)…

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Balance & Vestibular

Do you suffer from: Dizziness or vertigo? Balance problems? Unsteadiness with a tendency to fall? Nausea? Abnormal eye movements (nystagmus)? Light headedness? Blurred Vision? Pressure or fullness in the ears? Tinnitus (ringing or roaring in the ears)? Hearing Loss? These are all symptoms of vestibular disorders. If you suffer from any of these symptoms, you…

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VNG & Newborn Testing Instructions

Instructions: VNG Testing Instructions (PDF) Newborn Testing Instructions (PDF)

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Tinnitus

Ringing in the ear, or tinnitus, is a widespread condition that affects an estimated 50 million Americans. Some people describe it as a hissing, roaring, whooshing or buzzing sound instead of ringing. It may be sporadic or constant, and is a symptom of an underlying condition rather than a disease itself. There are many factors…

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