Due to inclement weather, all Eye Consultants of Atlanta Offices will not open until 12:00PM, with exception of snellville which will open at 10:00AM, October 29,2020.
Eye Consultant Atlanta’s team will be calling all patients with an appointment this morning to help you reschedule.

Hearing: If You Don’t Use It, You’ll Lose It.

Why You Shouldn’t Wait to Get Hearing Aids:

On average, it takes 7-10 years for a person who needs hearing aids to actually get them. What they may not realize is that waiting this long can negatively impact the potential benefits hearing aids can provide.

When people don’t address their hearing loss quickly, the hearing nerves become deprived, and weaken from lack of stimulation. Subsequently, the hearing centers of the brain weaken because they no longer receive and process auditory information. Over time, the ability to understand speech will not improve, even with a hearing aid. This is often referred to as “auditory deprivation.