How to Know You’re Getting the Right Hearing Healthcare

Question: I have an appointment for a hearing aid consultation. Any questions I should ask while there? Answer: Some points to consider when choosing the right practice for your hearing healthcare: Do you observe cleanliness and organization? Is the staff personable? Are their questions relevant to your health, or are they geared to fit with […]

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Do you have recommendations for what NOT to get in a hearing aid?

Question: Do you have recommendations for what NOT to get in a hearing aid? Answer: My first recommendation would be to not purchase a hearing aid online. The FDA advises that this is risky because hearing aids should be custom fitted to your ear and ear canal size. Each ear canal has size, shape, and […]

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I was told that moisture is bad for hearing aids. I work outside in the humidity, rain, and perspiration. Does this mean hearing aids will not work for me?

Question: I was told that moisture is bad for hearing aids. I work outside in the humidity, rain, and perspiration. Does this mean hearing aids will not work for me? Answer: Hearing aid technology has changed so much, even in just the last four years. One of our manufacturers now claims their aids can be […]

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