Audiometry is an examination of hearing loss. This methodology helps one know the condition of hearing capacity. It not only tests the hearing but also inspects tone of sounds, intensity, balance issues and other concerns of inner ear. Naturally, hearing loss comes with age but it can take place in youngsters too. Globally hearing loss has become a common issue among people in their 40s or 50s.
Causes of hearing loss are normally identifiable and examined easily. Some of the usually observed causes include;
- Severe neurological infections
- Injury in head
- Auto-immune infections
- Issues in blood-circulation
- Infections in inner-ear
- Regular exposure to loud noises
Audiometry is well-regulated process. It involves a pure-tone test for the quietest sound one can hear at varied pitches. For this, an audiometer is used that simply is a machine accompanying headphones. Besides this one, more test is conducted in which patient is asked to distinguish a particular sound from background noise. Audiometry test is completely safe, comfortable and stretches for about 60 minutes.
AHRI offers the best audiometry test in Gwalior. The Audiology department at AHRI is well-equipped with all the latest technological advancements to requirements of any kind. Under the guidance and comprehensive supervision of Dr. S R Agrawal and Dr. Rahul Agarwal, audiology team at AHRI consists of the best doctors and well-experienced medical professionals. SR Agarwal is one of the most acclaimed ENT surgeons in India who has been serving his patients for more than 50 years. Dr. Rahul Agrawal with experience in more than 200 cases of successful surgeries is the best ENT surgeon in Gwalior.
AHRI offers its patients all hearing-related treatments which are safe and economic. The hospital is facilitated enough to test all types of hearing issues in adults as well as in newborns. AHRI consists of maintained labs and pathologies under the supervision of trained professionals. It is committed to ensuring excellent outcomes for patients by the effective use of technology, taking care of their satisfaction and safety as well.