Tablet Audiometry and the Evolution of Occupational Hearing Conservation

In the 7 years since Apple released the first iPad®, how we connect, communicate, receive and share information has changed in ways we could not have imagined. Nearly every industry – from automotive to music, retail, publishing, education, construction, even farming has taken notice. They have found ways to leverage the mobility of tablet technology and take advantage of these powerful computing devices. [...]

Elderly Hearing Loss – It’s Riskier Than You Probably Think

I think it is safe to say that most of us are familiar with the risks children face when their hearing loss goes undetected. It is well documented that they may fall behind in school, have cognitive or speech delays, feel isolated, and even suffer emotionally. These are all very serious issues, and it saddens me to think about even one child who [...]

Sensorineural Hearing Loss | Never Ignore a Sudden Change in Hearing

I was chatting with our founder, Dr. Matt Bromwich, over lunch yesterday. He told me about an interesting case that he had seen in the E.R. that week, and I thought it was important to share. I had never heard of Sudden Sensorineural Hearing Loss (SSNHL) before. My guess is that I’m not the only one. He said that a woman made the [...]

Inventing the Future of Hearing Health

It’s an exciting day for us around the Clearwater Clinical office. If you haven’t seen the news, we announced $6M in Series A funding led by Whitecap Venture Partners. This brings the total amount invested in our company to $9.5 million to date, so we are taking a moment to celebrate. Clearwater Clinical was founded by Dr. Matthew Bromwich over 10 years ago. However, [...]

10 Audiology Conferences To Attend in 2017

As we wind down these last few days of 2016, I’ve been spending a lot of my time planning and preparing for the year ahead. At the top of my list has been thinking about our audiology conference agenda in 2017. Not only are we excited to share news about SHOEBOX Audiometry with our current and prospective customers, but we are always keen to [...]