Hearing Aids

Hearing Aids

Choosing a Hearing Aid

Hearing loss is a problem that affects an estimated 48 million Americans. Fortunately, 9 out of 10 people with hearing loss can benefit from wearing hearing aids. With an improvement in hearing aid technology and smaller devices with a more natural sound quality, over 70% of hearing aid users would recommend hearing aids to a…

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Hearing Aid Accessories

Hearing aids alone are an excellent solution to most patients with hearing loss. However, it is important to understand that hearing aids do have some limitations especially when distance, background noise or poor acoustics are factors. In these situations, accessories can complement a user’s hearing aids to improve communication and effectiveness. There are many hearing…

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Hearing Aid Financing

Today’s amazingly advanced hearing aids may be small, but each instrument packs an incredible amount of technology into its tiny casing. More and more insurance companies are offering coverage for hearing loss treatment; however, many patients are still responsible for financing part or all of their hearing aid purchase. At Great Lakes Ear Nose and…

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Hearing Aid Service & Repairs

Hearing aids are built to provide many years of useful service. However, since hearing aids are regularly exposed to the harsh environment that is your ears, it means that you may occasionally encounter problems. No matter how thorough you are when it comes to hygiene, the ear canals inevitably attract dirt, moisture and earwax buildup…

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Hearing Aid Types

You’ll be pleased to learn that today’s instruments are smaller, more comfortable and provide a more natural sound quality. Your audiologist will help you decide which hearing aid style is right for you based on your specific needs and preferences. Available hearing aid styles include: receiver-in-the-canal, open fit, behind-the-ear, completely-in-the-canal, in-the-canal, in-the-ear, and extended wear…

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