Presbycusis

Dr. Gus Neoclis Hearing Loss

Presbycusis or age related hearing loss refers to the loss of hearing that occurs gradually in most people as they grow older. About 30-35% percent of adults aged 65-75 have hearing loss. Approximately 40-50% of people aged 75 and older have hearing loss. Because most age related hearing loss is gradual it may take years for a person to realize …