What Is Audiology?

Audiology is the branch of science dedicated to the study of hearing, balance and the disorders that are related to these functions in the body.

Some areas that come under the field of audiology are:

  • Hearing loss
  • Hearing devices and assistive technology
  • Noise-induced hearing loss and prevention
  • Aural rehabilitation
  • Tinnitus and sound sensitivity disorders
  • Dizziness and balance¬†disorders