The difference between a hearing screening and a hearing evaluation can sometimes be confusing. If you're wondeirng if you need to have your hearing or your child's hearing tested, there are questions and considerations that can help you find out.
A hearing screening is a quick test that you will pass or fail. If you pass, then you show no signs of hearing loss. If you fail, you will need more in-depth hearing testing. You should see someone trained to do hearing screenings, like an audiologist, nurse, or teacher.
A hearing evaluation, also called an audioogic evaluation, is a complete hearing test. You should see an audiologist for a hearing evaluation. An audiologist can talk to you about
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