Hearing management

17 December 2008

Do doctors always know what causes hearing loss?

In 30% of the cases of hearing impaired children the cause of the hearing loss is unknown or cannot be determined.

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In 30% of the cases of hearing impaired children the cause of the hearing loss is unknown or cannot be determined.
 

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Francis Slabber is a Speech & Language Therapist and Audiologist who has owned and run The Hearing Clinic in Wynberg, Cape Town for the last 17 years. Francis and her team have extensive experience in fitting and supplying hearing aids as well as assistive living devices. Francis has served as the Western Cape Chairperson for the South African Association of Audiologists for three years and has given many talks on the topic of hearing loss and amplification. The Hearing Clinic has a special interest in adult and geriatric hearing impairment, hearing aid fittings and hearing rehabilitation.

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