What is an audiologic function test?
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Similarly, it is asked, what can Audiologists diagnose?
Audiologists are experts who can help to prevent, diagnose, and treat hearing and balance disorders for people of all ages. Hearing Loss – Evaluate and treat hearing, balance, and tinnitus disorders. Hearing Aids/Assistive Technology – Select and custom-fit hearing aids and assistive technology.
Beside above, how is an audiology test done? A hearing test is performed in a sound proof room. You will wear headphones or earplugs connected to a device that sends sounds of different volumes and pitches to one ear at a time. You will be asked to respond by raising your hand or pressing a button each time you hear a sound.
Accordingly, what is the difference between 92551 and 92552?
92551 means: screening test, pure tone, air only. 92552 means, pure tone audiometry (threshold); air only. You may be thinking, “What's the difference?”. By definition, the difference between the two cpt codes is slight, but when medically billing these codes, it is huge.
How long does audiology test take?
about 30 minutes