Ear canals are like fingerprints, no two are the same. Therefore, in the ear hearing aids have to be custom made and fitted. Musician and swimmer ear plugs also fall into this category.
Once you have made an informed decision that a hearing aid is an appropriate solution for your hearing loss, Melissa, who continues to keep up to date on the latest technology concerning hearing aids, is able to select the most suitable aid from the many types currently on the market. The choice will also reflect your lifestyle, personal requirements and any health concerns.
Once your hearing aids have been fitted, you will have several follow-up appointments with Melissa, to continue to help you adapt, address any of your concerns and to monitor your progress. She will continue to be available to help with any problems that might arise.
BTE (behind the ear) loaners are available when your hearing aid needs to be serviced, repaired or replaced.
It’s important to have realistic expectations, nothing can replace your own hearing, but it’s not a bad compromise.