Hearing loss can be so gradual that you may not notice it at first. If left unnoticed and untreated, it can cause frustration, fatigue and social isolation.
Hearing specialists – audiologists – identify and evaluate hearing loss. They can also help you prevent or live with hearing loss.
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First published: 05/17/2006
Last updated: 06/04/2012
Reviewed by: Steven Bergeson, MD, medical director of quality, Allina Health clinic; J Richard Sheely, MD, medical director, Allina Health clinic