Ask the Expert – What To Do if Your Baby “Refers” on Newborn Hearing Screen

My baby failed the hearing screening so she is deaf, right? This Ask the Expert article is a follow up to “Screening Newborns for Hearing Loss,” by Dr. Kirstin Chiasson. See that original article for a description of the newborn screening process, and for her amazing credentials.   Newborn undergoing screening (cutie-pie!)       […]

Ask the Expert – Screening Newborns for Hearing Loss

This Ask the Expert article is the first of many articles provided by guest experts. My guest expert for the inaugural installment of Ask the Expert here on is a long-time friend of mine, Dr. Kirstin Chiasson. I invited Dr. Chiasson to provide some insight into “hearing testing” that is done on newborns – why […]