In South Pasadena you have a number of audiologists and hearing aid dispensers to choose from. We believe Dr. Bart (James) Baker is your best choice. He earned the doctor of audiology degree and has over 26 years of experience in hearing health care in the Tampa Bay area. He worked with Jay B Farrior, M.D., a renowned neuro-otologist for 23 years and is familiar with many ear and hearing abnormalities as well as the appropriate treatment protocols. He is now with Gardner Audiology, a private hearing healthcare company in business for over 30 years. Dr. Baker is certified by the American Board of Audiology, a member of the American Speech-language Hearing Association, and the American Academy of Audiology.
The decision to move forward with hearing aids is a big one. Dr. Baker can help you determine if hearing aids are appropriate of if you need to be seen for medical treatment of hearing loss. If amplification is appropriate, he can discuss your lifestyle and hearing needs as well as other assistive technologies.
Dr. Baker works with most major insurance companies for hearing evaluation and hearing aid benefit coverage. If you have an insurance benefit for hearing aids, Gardner Audiology can help you make the most of your benefit. Major insurance companies that Dr. Baker provide services for include, but are not limited to, Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield, Cigna, Tricare (Prime and Standard), Amplifon, Hearing Care Solutions, EPIC and United Health Care. He also works with Vocational Rehabilitation (State of Florida) I work with third party insurance plans such as Amplifon, Hearing Care Solutions, and EPIC.
Dr. Baker strives to provide the highest quality of care possible. His goal is to help you hear the best, with less effort, and to improve your quality of life. In South Pasadena dr. Baker is located in the Executive building at 1135 Pasadena Avenue South. Call 1-800-277-1182 to schedule a courtesy consultation with Dr. Baker.