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Audiology - Advanced Hearing Care

When you or a loved one are experiencing hearing issues, trust the specialists in HSHS St. Joseph Hospital’s Audiology Department. From evaluating hearing to fitting and adjusting hearing aids, you’ll find the expertise and knowledge you need. Audiology Services are conveniently located in the hospital adjacent to the Medical Imaging and Central Scheduling departments.

Office Hours

Monday-Thursday 8:30am to 5:00pm
Closed Fridays and Weekends

What is an audiologist?

An audiologist is a Masters - Doctorate educated health-care professional specializing in identifying, diagnosing, treating and monitoring disorders of the ear.

Look to the Audiology Department for state-of-the-art treatment and comprehensive care for all ages from infants to adults. Here’s a just a short list of what they can do:

  • Diagnose and treat hearing problems
  • Fit and adjust digital and programmable hearing aids
  • Recommend other hearing assistive technology
  • Provide screening and other early detection
  • Provide industrial hearing screenings per OSHA guidelines
  • Help individuals communicate more effectively
  • Fit custom made ear plugs for musicians and for swimmers
  • NEW!  Videonystagmography, or VNG, is a test for patients with dizziness or balance issues.
  • And more

For an appointment or more information, call (618) 526-1421 or (618) 526-4511, ext. 2554.For additional assistance, please stop by the information desk, located at the main entrance of the hospital.