Listeners will understand the Ponto 3 SuperPower fittings range, as well as the benefits of choosing this device. Listeners will obtain a good understanding of how and why the candidacy range for this power device is so large.
Course created on January 31, 2019
- After this course learners will be able to list current Oticon Medical Ponto processors.
- After this course learners will be able to describe the fitting range of processors and candidacy.
- After this course learners will be able to explain bone conduction output versus air conduction output.
Joanne Restivo, AuD, CCC-A
Joanne Restivo has been an audiologist since 2007. Joanne received her Master of Science (M.S.) degree in Audiology at Adelphi University, followed by her Doctor of Audiology (Au.D.) degree from University of Florida in 2009. Joanne started her career with Oticon Medical in July of 2018. Prior to that Joanne worked as a Professional Education Manager for a hearing aid manufacturer. Clinically, Joanne worked at both Columbia University Medical Center in New York and then at Providence Speech and Hearing Center in California. Her clinical focus was in pediatric audiology; working with cochlear implants and bone anchored devices. Joanne has also done humanitarian work, volunteering in Vietnam with the Foundation for Children with Hearing Loss in 2011.
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