CLINICAL SERVICES

AUDIOLOGY CLINIC

ABOUT

The audiology clinic of the Department of Disability studies was established in 2007, together with Ceylon- Direkthilfe e.V. Germany through Sunflower Village. The clinic provides audiology services for a wide range of clients including newborns, infants, toddlers, school children, adolescents and adults .It also functions as a teaching-learning facility for audiology students, where students are given the opportunity to learn on-the-job the clinical skills required to become fully-fledged audiologist.

SERVICES

  1. Screening for hearing impairment using behavioral and physiological assessment methods
  2. Diagnosis of hearing impairment using behavioral and physiological assessment methods
  3. Hearing aid services & aural rehabilitation
  4. Counselling family/caregivers
    • Behavioral observation audiometry (0-6 months)
    • Visual reinforcement audiometery (6-24 months)
    • Conditioned play audiometry (3-5 years)
    • Pure tone audiometry (> 6 years)
    • Speech audiometry
    • Tests to identify cochlear pathology
    • Tests to identify retro cochlear pathology
    • Tinnitus evaluation
    • Central Auditory Processing assessment
    • Otoscopy
    • Middle ear analysis/ Immittance audiometry
    • Otoacoustic emissions
    • Auditory evoked potentials
    • Vestibular evoked myogenic potentials
    • Hearing aid fitting (with formal/informal hearing aid trials)
    • Custom ear mold making
    • Auditory verbal therapy
    • Auditory training
    • Speech reading
    • Communication strategies

APPOINTMENTS

Patients are seen strictly on appointment basis on Mondays, Tuesdays and Fridays.

Please call +94 11 2958251 Monday- Friday 9 am- 4pm for appointments.

COORDINATORS

Ms. Dinukshi Ileperuma
Ms. Dumini De Silva
Ms. Eranthi Chathurika
Ms. Bandini Jayasena

CONNECT WITH US

Department of Disability Studies
Faculty of Medicine,
University of Kelaniya,
P.O Box 6,
Thalagolla Road,
Ragama,
Sri Lanka

  • Tel :  +94 11 2961000

  • Tel :  +94 11 2961207

  • Email:  diststaff@kln.ac.lk

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