Audiology in East Brunswick, NJ
The physicians at Princeton Otolaryngology Associates, located in Princeton, New Jersey, specialize in audiology. If you live in East Brunswick, New Jersey and are experiencing problems with your balance, hearing or suffer from other ear-related issues, you should schedule an appointment to our audiologists. Dr. Rajool Dave, Au. D, CCC-A, and Karen K. Herring, M.S. CCC-A, will diagnose the causes of your hearing issues and determine the best course of treatment.
What Is Audiology?
Audiology is a medical field that deals with preventing, evaluating, identifying and solving problems regarding balance and hearing. Diagnosing hearing issues may involve electrophysiological testing, testing for balance and hearing disorders, central auditory processing disorder testing, aural rehabilitation and balance therapy. Audiology also involves prescribing and fitting patients with hearing aids.
An audiologist specializes in identifying and testing issues involving hearing health. They have a degree in audiology from an accredited institution. Examples of degrees held by audiologists include a Doctorate in Audiology or a Master’s or Doctoral degree from a graduate program. Audiologists may also earn certifications in their area of specialty. To stay informed of the latest advances in audiology, audiologists take continuing education classes during their years in practice. Audiologists can work in private practice or at a hospital. They treat patients of all ages.
When Should I Schedule An Appointment With An Audiologist?
Patients should schedule an appointment with an audiologist if they are experiencing hearing and balance issues. Treatment options include aural rehabilitation, balance therapy and hearing aids. Audiologists also help patients maintain their hearing health through wellness checks and other types of preventative care.
Why Should You Schedule an Audiology Appointment at Princeton Otolaryngology Associates?
Karen K. Herring, M.S., CCC-A, and Dr. Rajool Dave, Au. D, CCC-A, are audiologists at Princeton Otolaryngology Associates. Dr. Dave and Herring have years of experience as audiologists. During your consultation, you will undergo a comprehensive exam to determine the best solution to improve the health of your hearing. Our doctors and staff are knowledgeable and courteous. When you arrive for your consultation, you will enjoy an environment and staff that will make your visit as comfortable as possible.
What To Expect At Your Audiology Consultation?
At your initial consultation, the staff and doctors will seek to gain a thorough understanding of your hearing issue. The doctor will listen to your explanation of your symptoms and conduct an examination. Once the issue is diagnosed, the doctor may recommend further examinations and treatment options. You can also discuss payment options and address any concerns about insurance at this time. Princeton Otolaryngology accepts many insurance plans and even offers financing through CareCredit®. Because we believe that maintaining your hearing is important, we also offer payment plans that are designed to fit your budget.
If you live in East Brunswick, New Jersey and have concerns about your hearing, please call us to schedule a consultation. Dr. Dave and Karen Herring will gladly discuss your hearing issues and treatment options. To schedule an appointment, contact us at (609) 445-4445.