Audiology & Communicative Disorders

The Division of Audiology specializes in the evaluation and treatment of patients with disorders of hearing and balance. The UK HealthCare Audiology Program offers a full range of audiology services. Audiometric tests include both basic and advanced diagnostic testing, including hearing evaluation, electrophysiological assessment and balance assessment for both pediatric and adult patients. The neuroaudiology program provides patients with diagnostic services of auditory processing disorders. A comprehensive rehabilitation program is available that includes assistive listening devices and hearing aid evaluation, consultation and fitting. Additionally, there is a comprehensive cochlear implant program, which provides services to patients of all ages.  The following conditions are addressed:

  • Congenital and acquired hearing loss
  • Auditory processing disorders in children and adults
  • Vertigo (dizziness)
  • Tinnitus (chronic ear ringing) 

The following services are provided:

Testing and treatment occur in close conjunction with physicians within the Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery. We understand the frustration associated with disorders that affect your hearing and balance. Our goal is to provide outstanding, patient-centered care using a multidisciplinary approach.

To schedule an appointment with one of our clinicians, please contact the Audiology  Clinic at 859-257-3390.