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Welcome to Pioneer Hearing Aid Center, located in the Lafayette Plaza in Marietta, OH and downtown Woodsfield, OH

Pioneer Hearing Aid Center continues to stay current with all new digital technology, as well as improved testing and fitting techniques.  Pioneer Hearing Aid Center is your best choice for the most cosmetic option that will improve your hearing. We are trained on all up-to-date processes and procedures in hearing aid fittings. We offer the latest technology available in the industry; while maintaining the most user friendly and stylish instruments at an unbelievable savings to you. Stop in or call us to schedule your free evaluation and meet our friendly and courteous staff. We will assist you and answer all of your questions.

 

Marietta Office:
450-E Pike Street
Marietta, OH 45750
Call: (740) 376-9980
Fax: (740) 376-9981
Toll Free: (800) 685-1760
Monday thru Friday 9AM-5PM

 

 
Woodsfield Office:
154 South Main Street
Woodsfield, OH 43793
Call: (740) 472-0404
Friday 10:30AM-4PM
By Appointment Only

Pioneer Hearing Aid Center News

Swedish study finds improved hearing in older adults

August 10, 2018

Contributed by Debbie Clason, staff writer, Healthy Hearing August 8, 2018 Older adults in Sweden are hearing better than they were more than four decades ago, according to a May 2018 study published in Age and Ageing. The H70 study, part of a large-scale investigation initiated in the 1970s designed to study the medical and social effects of aging, found that hearing among 70-year-old residents of Gothenburg, Sweden had improved significantly in the last 45 years -- especially among its men. A Swedish hearing loss study provides  hope and insight. The comparison study tested hearing acuity in approximately 1,135 residents of Gothenburg born in 1944 and compared the results to three previous studies of residents born in 1901, 1906 and...

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What is a decibel?

July 13, 2018

Contributed by Debbie Clason, staff writer, Healthy HearingJune 28, 2018 The soft whisper of a grandchild sharing a secret, the loud blare of a fire truck's siren as it enters the intersection, the soothing melody of your favorite song on the radio. How do we measure the intensity of the sounds they make? Behold the humble decibel, a logarithmic way of describing a ratio between things like power, sound pressure and voltage. Decibels measure sound intensity Decibels express sound levels and  represent a ratio. Sound is energy that travels in waves and is measured in frequency and amplitude. Frequency, reported in Hertz (Hz), measures the number of sound vibrations in one second. Amplitude, reported on the decibel (dB) scale, measures its pressure or forcefulness....

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