Hearing Test

The purpose of this scale is to identify the problems your hearing loss may be causing you.  Answer either Yes, Sometimes, or No for each of the questions.  Do not skip a question if you avoid a situation because of a hearing problem.

Yes No Sometimes  
Does a hearing problem cause you to feel embarrassed when meeting new people?
Does a hearing problem cause you to feel frustrated when talking to members of your family?
Do you have difficulty hearing when someone speaks in a whisper?
Do you feel handicapped by a hearing problem?
Does a hearing problem cause you difficulty when visiting with friends, relatives or neighbors?
Does a hearing problem cause you difficulty in the movies, the theater, or when attending religious services?
Does a hearing problem cause you to have arguments with family members?
Does a hearing problem cause you difficulty when listening to the TV or radio?
Do you feel that any difficulty with hearing limits or hampers your personal or social life?
Does a hearing problem cause you difficulty when in a restaurant with relatives or friends?

If you scored higher than 8 pts on this Test Your Hearing Questionnaire, it is highly recommended that you make an appointment for a hearing evaluation that is conducted by a professional hearing health care provider.  If you suspect a hearing loss contact A & B Hearing Aid and Audiology Centers at the location nearest you.  We Will Help!