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Pediatric Audiology

Our team is committed to early identification and treatment of hearing loss in our community. Our program builds on the foundation set by the Huntsville Hospital for Women & Children two-stage hearing screening program and follows the guidelines established by the Joint Committee on Infant Hearing (JCIH).

For more information, please call (256) 265-7952.

Services

  • Inpatient and outpatient hearing evaluations
  • Frequency-specific Auditory Brainstem Response (ABR) testing with or without sedation
  • Otoacoustic Emissions (OAE)
  • Tympanometry, including parameters appropriate for both infants and children
  • Acoustic Reflex Threshold testing
  • Ototoxic monitoring
  • Cochlear implant programming and post-operative management
  • Evaluation and monitoring of children using hearing aids
  • Family counseling regarding hearing loss and resources
  • Auditory-Verbal Therapy Services

View an article on newborn hearing screening published in Healthy Children by Tiffani Hill-Patterson.