HEARING AID DISPENSING & FITTING

Our philosophy is to provide our patients with the best hearing instruments available based on several factors including lifestyle, the severity of the hearing loss, the impact of the hearing loss on communication, as well as monetary considerations. We strive to find the perfect match to help you hear well again.

Our center provides comprehensive hearing care services including complete hearing evaluations, hearing loss rehabilitation, education and counseling. Our goal is to improve the lives of people with hearing loss through better hearing and quality hearing care services. In order to meet your individual hearing needs, we may refer you for medical treatment, if indicated, or recommend hearing aids or other assistive listening devices. We dispense a wide range of hearing technology including the latest models to suit most every hearing loss, hearing need, lifestyle and budget.

Hearing protection and hearing loss prevention are key components of our care. Through consultation on the effects of noise on hearing, community outreach talks, screenings, and the dispensing of hearing protection devices, we strive to educate our patients and the general public on the importance of hearing and how to protect it.

We look forward to meeting you and serving all of your hearing needs. Please contact us today.

  • Comprehensive hearing evaluations and screenings for children and adults
  • Evaluation and selection of hearing instruments to meet your needs
  • Custom hearing aid fittings, including conventional and advanced digital instruments
  • Advice and counseling on the use and care of hearing aids
  • Minor hearing aid repairs on-site, usually within 48 hours
  • Custom hearing products, including musicians’ earplugs, swim molds and hearing protection
  • Assistive Listening Devices, including FM technology, alarm clocks, doorbells, television and phone amplifiers.

If seeking advice on Hearing aids eligibility, Please note the following:

Pensioners and Veterans – Those holding a pension card may be eligible for free hearing aids through the Office of Hearing Services (OHS). An application needs to be completed;you would need to complete Part A of the application and Part B needs to be signed by a medical practitioner. A voucher is issued once the application is processed; this voucher is required before services can be accessed. You can call us on 1300 787 792 to get a Voucher application form or applications can be downloaded, or ordered, from the OHS website at www.health.gov.au hear or contacted on 1800 500 726 for further information. Clients can then go to the clinic of their choice that offers OHS services.

Under 25 years of age – Apply through OHS and then make further arrangements with Australian Hearing.

Others (including self-funded persons from above groups) can contact Hearsmart or other private providers found under “hearing aids” in telephone book. No referral is required.

Other Services

Audiometric Evaluations: Adults

The audiometric evaluation (audio) consists of testing with both speech and pure tones. Testing with pure tones is done to determine the amount of hearing loss for volume. Speech discrimination scores are obtained to estimate the loss of hearing pertaining.

 

Audiometric Evaluations: Pediatrics

Depending on the age of the child, different play techniques are employed to determine the amount of hearing loss in each ear using pure tones and speech stimuli. Hearing Aid Checks

We offer cleaning services for your hearing aids, and will check the function of the aids in our electro acoustic analyzer. We will also evaluate your performance with the hearing aids.

 

Hearing Aid Evaluations

At the hearing aid evaluation, you and your audiologist will determine which type of hearing aid is best for you and your unique needs, including the style, circuit, and number of hearing aids necessary. This choice should reflect your needs, preferences.

 

Hearing Aid Sales & Service

Hearing Aids – We offer a wide selection of hearing aids, including digital processing and digitally programmable, from a variety of manufacturers. We will work with you to find the best solution for your hearing healthcare needs within your budget.

 

Hearing Aid Warranty Service

If your hearing aid requires servicing while still under the manufacturer’s warranty, either for a new aid, or repair warranty, we will take care of the necessary paperwork and give you a loaner hearing aid to use in the meantime.

 

Tympanometry

We offer tympanometric screening for middle ear disorders, such as middle ear fluid (serous otitis media) and otosclerosis.