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Mobile Unit for Healthcare Resources Ribbon Cutting

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Hearing Safety for July Fourth

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Dysphagia: Understanding Swallowing Disorders

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Mobile Unit for Healthcare Resources Ribbon Cutting

The Eye Institute (TEI) recently announced the ribbon cutting of the new and improved mobile healthcare unit on Wednesday, June 26. The ...

Hearing Safety for July Fourth

With the excitement of July Fourth approaching, it is important to prepare for noisy fun that will occur. The signature pops and booms come at a...

Dysphagia: Understanding Swallowing Disorders

A variety of swallowing disorders is called dysphagia. In similar terms it refers to difficulty swallowing, as it takes more effort and time to...

Ninth Annual Residents Day Celebration

The ninth annual Residents Day at Salus University was a major success, welcoming both on and off campus residents back to Elkins Park,...

Speech Care for Cerebral Palsy

Cerebral palsy (CP) is a group of neurological conditions that affect muscle movement and coordination. CP is typically caused by damage or...

How Do I Know if I Have Hearing Loss?

According to the National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders (NIDCD), roughly 15% of Americans over the age of 18 report some...

Protecting Eyesight This Summer

As summer is fast approaching, it is important to know how to protect your vision during summer’s outdoor activities. With warmer weather and...

Notice of Merger of Salus University into Drexel University: Current Patients

Notice of Merger of Salus University into Drexel University: Current Patients

The Role of Speech-Language Pathology in Hearing Loss Treatment

Although hearing loss management is commonly associated with hearing aids, sign language, and other audiological practices, speech-language...

Computer Vision Syndrome: Eye Care in an Online World

Over the last few decades, our lives have become more online than ever before, and it has taken a toll on our eyes. This constant and often...

How to Safely Enjoy Music

Music is a universal language that enriches our lives in countless ways, from providing relaxation and inspiration to fostering connection and joy....

Understanding Voice Disorders

Voice disorders are when there is a difference in quality, pitch, and loudness that is considered inappropriate for an individual’s age,...

Do I Have Astigmatism?

If you have been struggling with unexplained blurry vision or eye strain, it is possible that you may have astigmatism, a condition caused by an...

Personalized Features in Modern Hearing Aids

Gone are the days when hearing aids were simply amplifiers.Today's modern hearing aids come equipped with many personalized features tailored...

The Eye Institute’s Collaboration with Head Start Programs

For over 35 years, The Eye Institute (TEI) of Salus University has maintained a partnership with Head Start programs in the Philadelphia area.

Low Vision Rehab and Research Conference

The Envision Conference East 2024 held at the Elkins Park, Pennsylvania campus of Salus University was an opportunity to keep up with the latest...

Inclusive Communication for Autism Acceptance

April marks Autism Acceptance Month, a dedicated holiday to help foster better awareness and inclusion surrounding individuals with autism. Also...

Meet Our Residency Class of 2024-2025

It was a day filled with anticipation and excitement as we await our residency placements. For Pennsylvania College of Optometry (PCO) fourth-year...

Aural Rehabilitation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology

In this podcast, Rebecca Blaha, AuD, lead audiologist at the Pennsylvania Ear Institute (PEI) of Salus University and Robert Serianni,...

Safety First When it Comes to Viewing the Eclipse

If you’re going to observe the upcoming solar eclipse on Monday, April 8, Pennsylvania College of Optometry (PCO) at Salus University faculty...

How Albinism Affects the Eyes

Albinism is a group of heritable disorders affecting the skin, hair, and eyes, caused by a lack of melanin. While albinism is popularly...

Neurodiverse Speech-Language Care at We Rock the Spectrum

Did you know that We Rock the Spectrum kids gym not only provides an inclusive play environment for all kids, but also guided speech-language...

Fashion Friday: Audiology Faculty

A dog, hearing aid, drag queen, love sign, and crossfit. Although topics seemingly unrelated, these items make up Rebecca Blaha’s, AuD,...

Behind the Scenes at the Pennsylvania Ear Institute

In this podcast, we talk to Lindsay Bondurant, PhD, CCC-A, director of the Pennsylvania Ear Institute (PEI) about everything her role as director...