“Why Jane Feared Wearing Hearing Aids Due to Memories of her Grandmothers Frustrating Experience and Why Meeting Dr. Michelle Changed Her Perspective on Healthy Hearing”

I was not pleased. My experience with hearing aids was witnessing my grandmother who turned “the darned things” off because they annoyed her so, and annoyed us, too, because they frequently buzzed loudly. To help me choose a local hearing aid provider, my ENT gave me...

“Why A 64-Year Old With 9 Grandkids Was Worrying That Hearing Aids Would Make Her “Look Old” and How Working with Dr. Michelle has Changed Her Entire Perspective and Life

I am a 64 year-old-wife, mother and Grammy to 9 grands. I manage  law office, write as a columnist for a local paper and also volunteer in the community. Prior to meeting Dr. Michelle, my perception of audiology and hearing care was that it was for “old people” and I...

“Why Samuel, a 97-Year Old With Profound Hearing Loss Turned to Dr. Michelle in Need of Help to Ensure He Wouldn’t Lose His Two Favorite Things, Listening to Music and Telling Jokes

My name is Samuel DeRita and I am 97 years old. I have had profound hearing loss for the last 50+ years and have worn a hearing aid for 30+ years. I am completely deaf in my right ear and have minimal hearing in my left. I frequently have my hearing tested and am...

“Retired 77-Year Old Teacher Shares His Frustration With Most Audiologists, What He Loves about Dr. Michelle’s Service and Why He Happily Travels Over 2600 Miles For His Hearing Care”

My name is Bob Sigler and I’m a retired teacher. I spend three weeks each month in Nevada with my son. I visit to help with the grandkids and with the simpler maintenance tasks like cooking and standing in line for license renewal. I spend one week in the keys each...

The Three Things That Retired US Army Veteran Loves About Working With Dr Michelle and The Initial Signs of Hearing Loss That He Experienced Before Having His First Assessment”

I’m a 73-year old male that served in the US Army for 28 1/2 years and then worked in industry for another 13 years. I retired totally and permanently in July 2009. My ears and hearing were checked regularly in the Army and for the last part of my working life. I had...