Diagnostic Hearing Tests

At Colorado Tinnitus and Hearing Center our primary concern is to assess your hearing ability and evaluate the best ways to manage your hearing problem.

We use a combination of advanced procedures and state-of-the-art technology to accurately diagnose and thoroughly treat patients who are suffering from various degrees of hearing loss as well tinnitus and or sound sensitivity.

When you arrive in our facility, you will always be cared for by Dr. Lisa Evans-Smith, Au.D or by Dr. Patty Kalmbach, Au.D. Both Dr. Lisa and Dr. Patty are certified and licensed audiologists. We believe that education, experience, and ethical professional standards set us apart. Based on the age and individual needs of each patient, one or more of the following diagnostic procedures may be done:
When a patient comes to our clinic for a complete or diagnostic audiological evaluation, he/she receives many if not all of the following tests;

Complete Diagnostic Hearing Evaluations

Puretone Air Conduction Testing

Bone Conduction Testing


Speech Reception Threshold


Speech Recognition Testing


Tympanometry


Stapedial Reflex


Acoustic Reflex Decay*


Play Audiometry


Eustachian Tube Function Testing


Otoacoustic Emission (OAE) Screening


Sound Field Testing