At the Gallaudet University Hearing & Speech Center, our clinicians offer comprehensive hearing evaluations, which include non-invasive hearing tests to inspect eardrums and, in a soundproof test booth, review the client's capacity to hear a variety of sounds. Our doctoral-level audiologists are licensed to provide these comprehensive evaluations of the hearing system and are trained to work with both adult and pediatric clients.
Hearing test with audiologist
Audiologist trying hearing aid equipment with a client
Hearing Aid Services
The Hearing & Speech Center offers comprehensive hearing aid services. After a hearing test is completed, a client is scheduled for a hearing aid evaluation where the clinicians collaborate to identify individual listening goals. Clinicians are knowledgeable about a variety of hearing aid manufacturers and will work with clients to identify the best technology for their individual needs.
Dizziness & Balance Testing
The Hearing & Speech Center offers diagnostic testing for dizziness and balance concerns. Clients experiencing dizziness or imbalance should schedule an appointment or speak with an audiologist. Clients experiencing sudden loss of hearing, sudden onset of ringing or other noises the ear, and/or prolonged dizziness of sudden onset should immediately see a physician (preferably an otologist - ear specialist). The following balance tests are offered by GUHSC:
If you are interested in dizziness and balance testing, please contact us.
Drs. Tamaki and Marcinkus demonstrate vestibular test
Pediatric client wearing headphones during a hearing exam