Dave Forrester is a semi-retired hearing professional. He has been involved in the hearing health-care system for over 40 years. He has worked in nearly every area of the profession; from research, dispensing, manufacture and academia. He has been licensed, at various times over his career, in 16 states. He has no loyalty to any brand, or segment of the hearing health-care profession. He prefers to think of himself as brutally honest to a fault.[question_form width=’x’ bordercolor=’x’ style=’x’]Ask An Expert[/question_form]