Hearing screenings are tests to determine whether, or to what extent, a patient suffers from a loss of hearing. Hearing screenings are painless and typically take only a few minutes. Contact SIU HealthCare to arrange an appointment or answer any questions.
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SIU scientist receives DOD grant to advance hearing loss treatments
The U.S. Department of Defense has awarded a $1.5 million grant to SIU Medicine scientist Brandon Cox, PhD, to test compounds that are predicted to stimulate regeneration of hair cells used for hearing. The process could illuminate a path to restore human hearing loss.