Dr. Savickis’ Favorite Patient

Jennifer Savickis

For over 25 years Dr. Jennifer Savickis’ passion was to prove to her patients how important hearing is when trying to improve their quality of life.  There was one patient in particular from the Ear Works Audiology, Port Jefferson Station location that did not need any convincing at all. ...

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How to Care for Your Hearing Aids

by Anne Capogna, Au.D., CCC-A Proper care and cleaning of your hearing aids will minimize potential problems for daily use.  Follow these 5 steps to help keep your hearing aids working well.   1. Avoid moisture Your hearing aids are electronic and electronics and moisture do not mix well.&...

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The Next Generation of Hearing Aids

Smart hearing aids are more and more becoming the norm, not the alternative. By plugging into the Internet of Things (IoT) the latest generation of hearing aids are not just glorified amplifiers of the sound in a user’s immediate physical location. Instead, they are now both input and output devic...

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What are Captioned Phones?

Many people with untreated hearing loss may avoid using the telephone or rely on others, often isolating themselves, which can contribute to loneliness, depression and other negative health effects.  Captioned phones can be an excellent tool to help people living with severe to profound hearing...

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The Challenge to Hearing in the Modern World

The Challenge to Hearing in the Modern World Modern life has a lot going for it. A wide range of consumer choices, travel opportunities, the Internet. But it might not be so good for our ears. It’s become clear that contemporary life, with all its noise — and the ability to drown it out with... ...

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