What is Audiology?

Audiology is the branch of medicine that deals with the study of the hearing, balance, and their associated diseases or disorders.

The medical health specialist who provides health-care assistance to hearing and ear balance disorders in children and adults is known as “Audiologist” or “Doctor of Audiology”. 

The first and foremost duty of an audiologist is to verify and diagnose the “hearing impairments” in patients and then prescribe hearing aids and medication to them. Generally, an audiologist is also known as ‘Hearing Doctor”. 

Nonetheless, the expertise of an audiologist is not limited to just hearing disease and disorders, rather it also includes issues regarding ear balance and speech rehabilitation programs.

Hearing and Balance Disorders | Consult with Audiologist

If you are suffering from hearing impairments or any ear balance disorders you should consult an “Audiologist”. Audiologists would do your complete hearing examination, diagnose your issue, and will provide you with the best treatment accordingly.

Services by Healthwire Audiologists

The services and treatments offered by our Audiologists are:

  • Complete Hearing examination- Audiologists will diagnose a hearing disability, pinpoint the reason for the hearing loss, and provide a solution.

  • Adjustment, Fitting, and Maintenance of the hearing aids- such as helping patients with amplification of sound using hearing aid devices.

  • Hearing and Speech Rehabilitation Programs.

  • Treatment for tinnitus (Ringing in the ears)- the buzzing or whistling sound in ears.

  • Treatment of Hyperacusis and Misophonia- a hearing issue in which a person has sound sensitivity.

  • Treatment for the balance disorders- It is characterized by disturbance in the ear balance due to ear infections and trauma.

  • Speech-Language Pathology- Audiologists in this field mainly diagnose, assess, treat and prevent the “speech-language” related disabilities such as speech disorders, language disorders, social communication disorders, cognitive-communication disorder, and swallowing disorders in both children and adults.

Certified Audiologists in Pakistan | Just a Click Away!

An audiologist in Pakistan is a licensed medical healthcare practitioner, having “Doctorate in Audiology or Master’s or Doctoral degree” from a recognized university that offers a program in audiology. However, the specialists who provide “hearing instruments” to the audiologist and patients should be either licensed by the state or board certified.

Pakistan has many top qualified Audiologists who are best in their field. In order to help you, Healthwire is providing you with easy access to Pakistan’s Best Audiologists. You can find the complete list of both male and female audiologists all over Pakistan with their detailed information of expertise, practising location, and timings.

You can easily book an “Online Appointment” or even Opt for “Video Consultation” at your own ease, Anywhere, Anytime all over Pakistan by either Calling us at 04232500989 or download our Healthwire App to book appointments.

Frequently Asked Questions
What does an Audiologist do?

An audiologist is a medical specialist who is responsible for the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of the hearing, ear balance disorder, and speech rehabilitation programs for both children and adults.

When should I consult an Audiologist?

An audiologist is a doctor to help you diagnose and treat hearing and ear balance disorders. If you are suffering from hearing impairments or any ear balance disorders you should consult an “Audiologist”. Audiologists would do your complete hearing examination, diagnose your issue, and will provide you personalized treatment.

What are the other names for an audiologist?

An audiologist is a medical health specialist who specializes in the hearing and balance disorders of a person and is also known as “Doctor of Audiology” or “Hearing Doctor”.

Are the Audiologists and ENT doctors the same?

Audiologists are mainly responsible for diagnosing and treating the hearing and balance issue while ENT doctors specialize in treating ear, nose and throat diseases and disorders. So, the medical doctor you seek help regarding your particular health issue would differ both in education and skill. Hence, this is the case with audiologists, hearing doctors and ENT doctors.

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