Hearing loss

Hearing loss, or deafness, is the partial or total inability to hear sound in one or both ears. Types of hearing loss include conductive hearing loss, sensory hearing loss, mixed (conducive and sensory combined) hearing loss, and neural hearing loss.

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People related to the topic: Hearing loss

Daniel H Ashmead, Ph.D.
Professor of Hearing & Speech Sciences

Fred H. Bess, Ph.D.
Vickie and Thomas Flood Chair in Hearing and Speech Sciences; Director, National Center for Childhood Deafness and Family Communication

Rene Gifford, Ph.D.
Professor of Hearing & Speech Sciences, Associate Director of Pediatric Audiology, Director of Cochlear Implant Program

Linda Hood, Ph.D.
Professor of Hearing and Speech Sciences

Benjamin Hornsby, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Hearing and Speech Sciences

Gary Jacobson, Ph.D.
Professor of Hearing & Speech Sciences

Ramnarayan Ramachandran, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Hearing & Speech Sciences

Anne Marie Tharpe, Ph.D.
Professor of Hearing and Speech Sciences and Chair of the Department; Professor of Otolaryngology; Associate Director, Vanderbilt Bill Wilkerson Center

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