/Dr. Cynthia L. Ellison, Au.D

About Dr. Cynthia L. Ellison, Au.D

Dr. Ellison obtained her undergraduate and graduate degrees at Northern Illinois University and her Doctorate in Audiology (Au.D.) from Arizona School of Health Sciences. She is licensed in Tennessee and specializes in rehabilitative audiology and Tinnitus.

Acknowledging the Reality of Hearing Loss

By |2019-07-16T21:46:49+00:00July 16th, 2019|Categories: Hearing|

Hearing loss isn’t something that anyone likes to face. Because of stigma, or denial or discomfort, many people don’t address their hearing loss when it first arises. In fact, the average time between when people first notice an issue with their hearing and when they seek treatment is a startling seven years! Unfortunately, the earlier hearing [...]

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Chocolate may help to slow down hearing loss

By |2019-09-01T01:09:09+00:00June 14th, 2019|Categories: Blog, Hearing, Uncategorized|

We so often hear the negative aspects of eating too much chocolate, however, a new study shows that it may prevent us from hearing loss in middle age. It may sound too good to be true as we near Easter Sunday, but doctors in the South Korean capital Seoul found the rate of hearing loss among [...]

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Can you ‘hear’ these gifs? Scientists reveal why silent images appear to make sounds

By |2019-09-01T01:09:09+00:00April 26th, 2019|Categories: Blog, Hearing|

Scientists have discovered why a ‘visual ear’ phenomenon lets some people ‘hear’ silent gif images such as the famous ‘skipping pylon’ animation. A new study has suggested the remarkable ‘synaesthesia-like effect’ is caused by interference between areas of the brain responsible for processing sight and sound. Normally, these two parts of our brains do not work [...]

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Applying for a Job: Tips for People with Hearing Loss

By |2019-09-01T01:09:10+00:00April 19th, 2019|Categories: Blog, Hearing|

Landing a good job, fitting into a new workplace, and successfully advocating for yourself to ensure you are a productive and valued employee, while never easy, are even more complicated when you have hearing loss. Even the first steps of applying for a job and navigating an interview can be a challenge. To meet your career [...]

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