Category: Consumer Blog

Florida Academy of Audiology Spotlights Starkey, 2016 sponsor and Inventor of the new Synergy hearing aid platform, an industry first!

Florida Academy of Audiology Spotlights Starkey, 2016 sponsor and Inventor of the new Synergy hearing aid platform, an industry first! Synergy is the first in the industry to use dual compressors; one for speech and one optimized for music. Starkey will be spotlighting the Muse, Halo 2 and Soundlens Synergy products at this year’s FLAA… Read more »

HearUSA Awarded URAC Health Network Accreditation

December 2015 We did it again! We are pleased to announce that HearUSA has been awarded Health Network Standards Accreditation from URAC, a Washington, DC-based health care accrediting organization that establishes quality standards for the health care industry. “HearUSA should be commended for meeting strict quality standards,” said URAC President and CEO Kylanne Green. “It… Read more »

Florida Academy of Audiology spotlights HearUSA, a national hearing healthcare company, as a 2016 sponsor and exhibitor at FLAA convention in Orlando

What kinds of products/services does your company offer? HearUSA is a recognized leader in hearing care and is partnered with managed care organizations across the country to provide quality services to all of our patients. Through its Hearing Care Network of nearly 4,000 independently practicing audiologists and hearing care professionals and its more than 220… Read more »

Oticon premiers its BrainHearing technology and is spotlighted as a Florida Academy of Audiology 2016 sponsor.

What kinds of products/services does your company offer? Oticon is one of the most innovative hearing device manufacturers with more than 110 years of experience putting the needs of people with hearing loss first. Oticon has spearheaded a number of technological breakthroughs which have made a significant difference for people with hearing loss. Oticon’s “brain… Read more »

FLAA Legislative Alert – Institue of Medicine Final Report Issued Today

Hearing loss can take many forms: It can be mild or severe, present at birth or begin later in life, occur gradually or suddenly, result from a health condition or accompany aging. It is estimated that 30 million people in the United States have hearing loss, and hearing loss has been identified as the fifth… Read more »

Spotlight on Audiologist Dan Gardner M.S. in St. Petersburg, Florida

Daniel Gardner, M.S., Audiologist What university did you attend for graduate school and what year did you graduate? University of South Florida. Earned Audiology degree in 1975. Where do you currently work and what are your specialties? I am CEO of Gardner Audiology, a 35 year Tampa Bay company with 5 locations. My specialties and… Read more »

Florida Academy of Audiology Announces 2016/2017 Sponsors!

A huge thank you to the committed sponsors for the 2016/2017 year. We are excited to partner with you and appreciate your ongoing support! Florida audiologists – support those that support our statewide audiology community! Gold Sponsors: Audiology Systems Florida Telecommunications Relay Inc. (FTRI) Starkey Tele-Acoustics Widex Silver Sponsors: HearUSA Oticon Siemens/Signia