3D Printing

Much has been written about 3D printing.  For those who fit hearing aids, especially custom-molded types, or earmolds, many of us have been told that the shells have been 3D printed.  But, what does this actually mean?   What is 3D Printing? This is known also as desktop fabrication, or additive manufacturing.  It is unique…

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Stethoscope Options for Hearing Aid Users

Stethoscopes Stethoscope use for individuals having hearing loss, both with and without use of hearing aids, continues to be problematic for many individuals.  This guest post, by Dr. Bankaitis, provides scenarios and options, depending on the needs of the stethoscope user.   Dr. Bankaitis is Vice President and General Manager of Oaktree Products, Inc., a…

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