Hearing Aids and Styles

Hearing aids are akin to having a small computer at your disposal. They’re 100% digital and they can modulate sound and speech to your specifications. Our audiologists are professionally qualified to counsel you on the best-suited product while taking into consideration your personal situation, your expectations, your lifestyle and your budget.

They’ll be able to suggest a broad range of solutions and technologies.

Here are some of the options available:


Completely-In-the-Canal (CIC) Technology
A device is custom-fitted to your ear canal. It is virtually undetectable: only you know it’s there.


In-The-Canal (ITC) Technology
ITC devices are also customized and extremely discrete.


In-The-Ear (ITE) Technology
ITEs are customized and fit into the outer portion of your ear.


Behind-The-Ear (BTE) Technology
As you might expect by its name, this type of device is hidden behind your ear: a personalized ear mould is necessary.


Open-Ear/Open-Fit Technology.
A small device is hidden behind the ear, while a slim and transparent tube runs over and into your ear.


Receiver-In-Canal/Receiver-In-The-Ear (RIC/RITE) Technology.
This device includes a speaker/receiver unit and is positioned inside the ear canal, significantly diminishing the size of the outer housing. This is commonly recognized as the nicest and most invisible type of mechanical hearing assistive.

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