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Hearing Loss in Adults

How Hearing Loss Affects Your Life

Hearing loss interferes with communication and our ability to connect with others. Several studies have shown that uncorrected hearing loss gives rise to poorer quality of life, isolation, reduced social activity, and a feeling of being excluded, leading to higher incidence of depression.

We recommend routine hearing testing every 2 years beginning at age 45, or sooner if there is a family history or medical condition such as diabetes, heart disease, or if you are taking medications that list hearing loss or ringing in the ears as side effects. 

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Expert Audiologists and Personalized Care

The Audiologists at Constance Brown Hearing Centers have years of experience in hearing healthcare. They work hard to meet your individual needs and make recommendations to improve your quality of life. They will work with you to meet your goals and offer guidance on how to improve communication.


DID YOU KNOW? A Hearing Screening is not the same as a Hearing Evaluation.

Everyone Should Have a Full Hearing Evaluation

We believe a full evaluation gives us the information we need to make appropriate recommendations for your particular situation. Hearing aids may not be the best or only option that you have.

For your convenience, New Patient Paperwork will be mailed to you prior to your appointment. Remember to bring the completed forms with you for a timely check in process. Duplicate blank forms are found below if needed.

CBHC Intake Form (PDF)

Adult Case History (PDF)

Financial Policy (PDF)

HIPAA Privacy Notice (PDF)


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Our Mission

The mission of Constance Brown Hearing Centers is to impact lives through comprehensive hearing care provided by experts with advanced degrees in audiology.

Hearing aids have meant everything to me. I can hear much better and enjoy having a conversation with others. A new world has opened up to me because I can hear what others are saying.

— Vivian R. Portage, MI
I chose Constance Brown Hearing Center because of its reputation as an ethical center to have my hearing tested. My recent experience confirmed my expectations.

— Sandra O., South Haven, MI
Our mother is now able to hear birds, conversations, and communicate with friends and family. Your help is appreciated.

—Jerry M. Augusta, MI
Constance Brown Hearing Centers offers convenient locations that are easy to access and handicap accessible. I have no complaints about the service I received!”

— Betsy B. Kalamazoo, MI
I would like to let you know how much hearing aids have changed my life. Since being fitted with a hearing aid, I can hear sounds that I have not heard in years. Thank you so much I am very grateful.”

— Velma K. Paw Paw, MI

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