An NIDCD report says that “among adults aged 70 and older with hearing loss who could benefit from hearing aids, fewer than one in three (30 percent) has ever used them. Even fewer adults aged 20 to 69 (approximately 16 percent) who could benefit from wearing hearing...
Starkey Hearing Aids
Five US presidents, two popes, Mother Teresa, Nelson Mandela, and other notable world leaders have enjoyed better hearing with the help of Starkey hearing aids, which launched in 1970 and rapidly grew to become one of the world’s best known brand names.
William Austin, who purchased Starkey Labs ear mold company and applied his expertise in hearing aid repair, used innovative research and development along with aggressive marketing strategies in an elite market to lead the company to prominence. Starkey’s fame as an innovator continues to grow, becoming a leader in the use of artificial intelligence in their hearing aids since 2017.
Starkey’s Hearing Aid Technology Innovations
Major steps toward naturally clear sound processing and technological breakthroughs to support the overall wellness of their hearing aid wearers are at the heart of their use of AI in their hearing instruments.
Your hearing device is now able to track your physical activity and cognitive health, while also providing language translation, fall detection and alerts, tap control, and other cutting-edge features, like instant AI-based analysis of the acoustic environment in order to make immediate adjustments to improve speech intelligibility.
Starkey’s commitment to iPhone and Android connectivity is a natural part of being able to communicate the wellness information gathered by their devices. In combination with the Thrive app, users can link all of their digital devices with their hearing aids to enhance sound quality and share health monitoring data without the need for an in-office appointment.
Dr Michelle’s Patient-Focused Hearing Care
Starkey is one of the many advanced hearing technology solutions available to Dr. Michelle in order to address your unique hearing care needs, but the primary focus of personalized hearing care is you.
Using professional, comprehensive hearing assessments to accurately identify your hearing challenges and expert guidance while you select the hearing instrument that not only addresses your specific type and severity of hearing loss, but your budget and personal preferences make you an important partner in your goal to achieve better hearing.
In addition to fitting you with an advanced technology hearing aid, our clinic also provides ongoing technical support, device maintenance, and hearing aid repair for devices from manufacturers like Starkey, Oticon, Unitron, Sivantos, and more, making it possible for residents of the Florida Keys to enjoy better hearing as well as a better quality of life.
If you, or a loved one, has a hearing challenge, or you need some help from one of our hearing instrument specialists, contact the Tavernier, Marathon, or Key West clinic nearest you using the adjacent form.
Schedule A Hearing Performance Tune-Up
Regardless of where you are on your hearing journey, if you’re looking to work with a highly experienced doctor of audiology that has expertise across all types of hearing challenges, then you’re highly encouraged to schedule your consultation.
To schedule your ‘Hearing Performance Tune-Up’ – then simply complete the form on this page and your request will be sent to Dr. Michelle’s assistant to find a convenient date/time for you, or you can call Dr. Michelle at (786) 627-7858 or (305) 247-8227.
Local Hearing Loss Stories
Jane feared wearing hearing aids as her Grandmother had a frustrating experience
Dr. Michelle stood out. Not only because she a highly qualified audiologist, but because she is a warm and caring human being. She has very high standards and was not content with my hearing correction until I was.
Dr. Michelle changed my perspective and my life
My initial thoughts when I met Dr. Michelle was how professional she was, how she listened to my individual concerns and how helpful she was to solve my problems.
I truly feel that Dr. Michelle cares deeply for her patients.
Samuel was determined to still be able to listen to music and tell jokes
I have been experiencing an increased difficulty hearing with my most recent hearing aid and have recently moved to the area. After reading many reviews, I decided to make an appointment with Dr. Michelle based on the positive comments.
Why I Happily Travel Over 2600 Miles For My Hearing Care
If you are like me and the quality of your hearing is important to you, service is more important than then the instruments themselves.
Dr. Michelle is the best.
After retiring from the Army I have loved working with Dr. Michelle
After my permanent retirement in 2009, I knew that I needed to have my hearing tested again, and, more importantly, I knew I needed to consider hearing devices as part of my Hearing Care.
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