Hearing loss and Dementia

FORT MYERS, Fla.- The population of people with both hearing loss and cognitive decline is large and growing. Problems with communication are one of the earliest signs of dementia. Dr. Jessica Vilendrer, an audiologist, and Dr. Virginia Reed, a physical therapist from the FYZICAL Therapy and Balance Center, stopped by the studio to discuss the concerning correlation and a screening called the “mini-cog.”

Free hearing screenings

  • Fyzical Fitness
  • 13010 Metro Pkwy, Fort Myers
  • For more information, please call 239-561-5616