These Toys May Pose a Risk to Your Child's Hearing: 2019 Noisy Toys List

Does your child own any of the toys on this year's Annual Noisy Toy List from the Sight & Hearing Association? If so, you may want to take some precautions in order to protect your child's hearing. Out of the 24 toys tested this year, only 5 tested at or below 85 dB which is the level set by the National Institute of Occupational Health and Safety for mandatory hearing protection. The other 19 toys that were tested may pose a threat to your child's hearing. Earning the top spot as the loudest toy on the list is The Fisher-Price®…
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Topics: Audiology, Blog

Sound (Hearing) Advice for Gifting Toys and Tech Gifts

Does your child's holiday gift require hearing protection? The Sight & Hearing Association recently released their 2019 Annual Noisy Toys List © and the results may shock you. "This year's list included 19 out of 24 toys that tested louder than 85 dB, the level set by the National Institute of Occupational Health and Safety for mandatory hearing protection." The Fisher-Price® Laugh & Learn® Smart Learning Home™ was the loudest toy on the list producing a whopping 104.6 dB of noise. That's louder than a motorcycle or approaching subway train and is loud enough to cause hearing damage within 15…
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Topics: Audiology, Blog

Advanced Specialty Care Fall 2019 Newsletter

In this newsletter, get Fall allergy tips, RSVP for a free open house and complimentary cosmetic consultation, learn about treatments for thinning hair, take advantage of a spider vein treatment special and more! Free Cosmetic Open House $300 Spider Vein Treatment Special Fall Allergy Tips Hearing Loss & Developmental Delays in Children Does Your Child Suffer From Chronic Sore Throats? Treat Thinning Hair with PRP Same-Day Dermatology Appointments Accomplished Plastic Surgeon, Dr. Stacey June, Joins Advanced Specialty Care Free Cosmetic Open House: November 7th in Ridgefield | 4-8 pm Mix, Mingle & Experience the Latest in Cosmetic Plastic Surgery, Dermatology…
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Topics: Allergy & Asthma, Allergy & Asthma, Audiology, Blog, Cosmetic Plastic Surgery, Dermatology, Ear, Nose & Throat, Hand Surgery, News & Events, Skincare & Laser

ASC Summer 2019 Newsletter

Stay up-to-date on the latest practice news delivered to your inbox with special offers, announcements, upcoming events and more! In this newsletter, take advantage of a limited time MicroNeedling special, RSVP for a free open house on non-invasive fat reduction, read about almond desensitization, get summer health tips & more! $100 Off MicroNeedling or Buy 2 MicroNeedling Treatments, Get 1 Free* Receive $100 Off Any Regular or PRP MicroNeedling Treatment $100 Off a Single MicroNeedling Treatment Or, Buy 2 Full Price MicroNeedling Treatments & Get 1 Regular MicroNeedling Treatment Free Must buy 2 Treatments at Full Price Book your MicroNeedling treatment by July 31 with Sarah Tullo, Dermatology APRN, or…
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Topics: Allergy & Asthma, Audiology, Blog, Cosmetic Surgery, Dermatology, Ear, Nose & Throat, Hand Surgery, News & Events, Plastic Surgery, Skincare & Laser

8 Signs That You Need Your Hearing Checked

Hearing loss is a very common problem affecting nearly 40 million people of all ages and when left untreated, it can have a substantial impact on a person's overall well being and health. The ability to hear contributes to personal safety, social and emotional well being, independence and more. In fact, studies have shown that untreated hearing loss has been linked to depression, stress, memory issues along with other social and medical conditions. There are many factors that can cause or contribute to hearing loss and they range from aging, genetics, medications, medical conditions such as heart disease and diabetes…
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Topics: Audiology, Blog, Ear, Nose & Throat

ASC Spring 2019 Newsletter

Stay up-to-date on the latest practice news delivered to your inbox with special offers, announcements, upcoming events and more! In this newsletter, take advantage of $100 off your first Botox treatment with our Spring special, learn about the warning signs of skin cancer, RSVP for Dr. Soni's upcoming cosmetic surgery seminar and more! $100 Off Your First Botox Treatment* We get it... and we can treat it! Advanced Specialty Care’s Leading Ladies of Botox know exactly how to banish your wrinkles, smooth lines & leave you looking refreshed! These ladies aren't only licensed & certified medical providers-they’re also experienced injectors trained by Allergan, the manufacturer of Botox.…
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Topics: Allergy & Asthma, Audiology, Blog, Cosmetic Surgery, Dermatology, Ear, Nose & Throat, Hand Surgery, News & Events, Plastic Surgery, Skincare & Laser

ASC Winter 2019 Newsletter

Stay up-to-date on the latest practice news delivered to your inbox with special offers, announcements, upcoming events and more! In this edition, find out how you can take advantage of a special offer on non-invasive fat reduction and spider vein treatments, read about food allergy desensitization and more! Spider Vein Treatment Special Get a leg up in summer by taking advantage fo this limited time sclerotherapy, spider vein treatment, special. Sclerotherapy is a quick and nearly painless office treatment that reduces the appearance of spider veins in only a few sessions. Michelle Grosso, PA, is an expert at treating spider veins and will have you…
Dr. Jocelyn Dore: Audiology & Hearing Aid Specialist at Advanced Specialty Care
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Topics: Allergy & Asthma, Audiology, Blog, Cosmetic Surgery, Dermatology, Ear, Nose & Throat, Hand Surgery, News & Events, Plastic Surgery, Skincare & Laser

Unusual Foreign Bodies in the Ear, Nose & Throat

  Ticks in ears and batteries in noses. You'd be surprised by the types of foreign objects ENT doctors remove from someone's ear, nose and throat on a regular basis, especially children! ENT specialist, Dr. Jeffrey Monroe, recounts some of the most bizarre, dangerous and downright weird objects that he's removed from ears, noses and throats over the years. Things can get stuck in people’s ears, nose or throat in a variety of ways. Sometimes it's accidental and uncontrollable, other times it may be the result of a curious child innocently sticking something in their nose or ear. Either scenario can be equally scary for…
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Topics: Audiology, Blog, Dr. Jeffrey Monroe, Ear, Nose & Throat

Year in Review: Practice News and Highlights from 2018

  As 2018 comes to a close, we wanted to say thank to all of our wonderful patients for allowing Advanced Specialty Care to care for you and your families. This past year we've welcomed new providers to our practice, celebrated accomplishments and milestones with our patients and doctors alike and saw many of our physicians recognized for their work and dedication to patient care. To wrap up the year, here's a recap of news and highlights along with some of our most popular blogs from 2018! News & Highlights: Dr. Goldenberg Recognized for Complex Tumor Removal Surgery  Dr. Goldenberg of…
Advance Specialty Care Year in Review 2018
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Topics: Allergy & Asthma, Audiology, Blog, Cosmetic Surgery, Dermatology, Ear, Nose & Throat, Hand Surgery, News & Events, Plastic Surgery, Skincare & Laser

Children Recognize Speech Before They Can Talk

  We see many young children, between the age of 1 and 3 years old, for hearing testing at Advanced Audiology. While it may seem young, this is the age range when parents and pediatricians start to notice speech and language delays in children. And with any speech and language concerns in children, the first thing clinicians recommend is a hearing test. Audiologist, Jocelyn Dore of Advanced Specialty Care, illustrates how and why hearing loss can impact a child's speech and language development if left untreated and why early intervention is so important. Perception Precedes Production Audiologists and speech-language pathologists use the…
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Topics: Audiology, Blog, Ear, Nose & Throat, Jocelyn Dore, Au.D.
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