Hearing Aid Technology

Hearing Aid Technology

  Hearing aids are often associated with a stigma of being inconvenient and old fashion. The good news is, this is no longer true. Over the past decade, the hearing aid industry has experienced tremendous innovation. One advancement over the past few years is...
Swimmer’s Ear (otitis externa)

Swimmer’s Ear (otitis externa)

It’s that time of year where everyone is hitting the beach, pool, or any place to stay cool and beat the summer heat. As an ENT office, we see an increase in patients who are suffering from swimmer’s ear. Swimmer’s ear is a condition where water becomes trapped in the...

The First Time I Tried Botox

“What’s wrong?  You look angry!”  My husband’s words took me by surprise, because I wasn’t angry at all.  It was a sunny day, and I was multitasking, feeling productive, and simply standing in the kitchen, thinking about the laundry that needed to be switched from the...

In-Office FNA Procedure

Have you been diagnosed with a thyroid nodule? Are you searching for where to turn next? Look no further than Michigan ENT & Allergy Specialists – your leaders in thyroidal care in the greater West Michigan area. At Michigan ENT & Allergy Specialists, we...
Ear infections: Symptoms and Treatment

Ear infections: Symptoms and Treatment

As a child I had ear infections frequently and went through my own set of tubes for my ears, and now that I have children I am going through the process again. It is no fun for anyone in the house when your 14 month old has an ear infection, especially when it starts...

10 Surprising Facts About Hearing Loss

1. Approximately 12 percent of the U.S. population – 38 million Americans – have a significant hearing loss. (Center for Hearing and Communication) 2. One in every three people over the age of 65 – a total of 165 million people worldwide – lives with hearing loss....