Tag Archives: Medical Professionals with Hearing Loss

Uncertain About Amplified Stethoscopes? #AskOaktree

Finding a suitable amplified stethoscope solution for medical professionals with hearing loss remains a challenge.  Oaktree Products, a multi-line distributor of over 4000 hearing healthcare products, handles at least 12-15 inquiries a day from audiologists seeking information about amplified stethoscope … Continue reading

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Master the TL-One in About Five Minutes

Amplified stethoscopes remain an area of extreme interest to subscribers, followers, and finders of A.U. Bankaitis’ Audiology Blog. Of the nearly 300 posts published since the summer of 2010, the most accessed topic category has been amplified stethoscopes.  In the past … Continue reading

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How to Connect a Hearing Instrument Streamer to an Amplified Stethoscope

There are currently two amplified stethoscopes available designed to directly interface with a hearing instrument streamer: 1) the E-Scope II and 2) Thinklabs One (TL-One). In both instances, cords are needed to directly connect the hearing instrument streamer to the amplified … Continue reading

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New Standard Solution in Amplified Stethoscopes

A new product in the form of an amplified stethoscope deserves immediate attention.  The Thinklabs One is a unique electronic stethoscope integrating advanced technology in a compact and elegantly simple design. It represents a viable solution for normal hearing medical professionals … Continue reading

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Amplified Stethoscopes – No Shortcuts!

When short-staffed, I occasionally sit in the “pit” with the Oaktree Products’ customer service team to take customer calls. I honestly don’t mind as it makes me re-appreciate how hard they work every day. It also keeps me honest, forcing me … Continue reading

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Quick Reference on Amplified Stethoscopes for Hearing Aid Wearers

Every week I receive at least one phone call from a fellow audiologist asking for an amplified stethoscope solution for a patient who is a medical professional and current hearing instrument wearer.  I can’t tell you how often I get a phone … Continue reading

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Amplified Stethoscope & Hearing Instruments – Current Solutions

Hearing instrument wearing healthcare professionals performing auscultation procedures as part of their job requirements often turn to their audiologist to find an amplified stethoscope solution that will not only amplify the breath and/or heart sounds they need to hear, but will enable … Continue reading

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The Stethoscope Solution Audiologist can now offer Medical Professionals

NOTE: at the time this blog post was written, the Audiologists Choice Bluetooth Amplified Stethoscope demonstrated promise as a viable stethoscope solution for hearing instrument wearers; performance issues (see July 10, 2013 post) warranted the need to offer more reliable … Continue reading

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