Auditory Processing Evaluation

Auditory processing disorder (APD), a neurological condition also known as central auditory processing disorder (CAPD), affects the brain’s ability to process auditory input, making it difficult to understand speech, follow oral instructions, or distinguish speech in noisy environments...

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Captioned Phones

A captioned telephone is a phone that has a built-in screen to display what the person on the other line is saying in text...

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Custom Hearing Protection

Hearing loss happens for many reasons, one of the most popular being exposure to loud noise (noise-induced hearing loss, or NIHL). Repeated exposure to sound levels above 85 decibels (the sound of a bulldozer) can cause permanent, irreparable hearing loss...

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Earwax Management

Earwax, that yellowish-brown substance produced by the glands of the external ear, may conjure the ick factor for many people, but it actually serves a pretty important purpose...

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Evaluation of Hearing Loss

In terms of our ability to communicate with others, hearing is our most critical sense. Even relatively mild hearing loss can seriously disrupt how we interact and connect with others...

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Hearing Aid Repairs

Even if you take care of your hearing aids and keep up with regular maintenance, time takes its toll on all technology, and it’s possible that yours will eventually wear out through the course of normal use...

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Musician Monitors & Custom Earbuds

To perform your best, you need to hear your best. Stage performers are routinely exposed to hearing damage both from amplifiers and the ear monitors that must be turned up to potentially harmful levels just so that they can be heard above the music...

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Post-Concussion Evaluation

Hearing & Balance Specialists of Kansas City, our testing allows for objective measurement of the auditory and vestibular system and related reflexes that are commonly disrupted following a concussion....

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Tinnitus and Sound Sensitivity

Tinnitus is defined as the perception of sound when no actual external sound exists. Tinnitus is characterized by a persistent sound in one or both ears that is typically only heard by the affected individual...

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Vestibular Evaluation for Dizziness and Imbalance

Hearing & Balance Specialists of Kansas City specializes in the evaluation of issues causing dizziness and balance problems. We not only have the most experience in these evaluations, but we also have state-of-the-art equipment...

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