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TYPES OF HEARING LOSS

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Learn More About the Types of Hearing Loss

Since 2003, Boyd's Hearing Center is committed to providing you with knowledgeable information regarding hearing loss. If you or one of your family member is suffering from hearing loss, contact us today for more information!

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About Conductive Hearing Loss

Conductive hearing loss occurs whenever a sound barrier is present in the outer ear or middle ear. You can view some of the causes of conductive hearing loss below.
  • Impacted cerumen caused by ear wax
  • Perforation of the tympanic membrane in the ear drum
  • Fluid in the middle area
  • Disarticulated (separated) middle ear bones
  • Cholesteatoma
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About Sensorineural Hearing Loss 

Sensorineural hearing loss results from any action which reduces the ear's sensorineural activity. Take a look at some of the causes below.
  • Excessive noise exposure
  • Meniere's disease
  • Presbycusis (age-related hearing loss)
  • Constriction of the blood vessel supplying the inner ear structure

In-home Hearing Assessments

If you or a loved one is suffering from hearing loss, please contact us today. Boyd's Hearing Center has over 30 years of experience in matching customers with the correct hearing instruments. 

We'll happily provide you with in-home testing to provide a diagnosis. We will even travel to senior facilities and assisted living facilities to complete your hearing test. 
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You'll receive gold-star service and high attention to detail when you visit our store
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