Which Hearing Aid Brand Is The Best?
Buying hearing aids is not like buying an appliance or a car–there aren’t “most reliable” awards. The best pair of hearing aids for you will depend on the results of your hearing evaluation and an assessment of how you’ll want to use them. We’ll happily walk you through the options—just schedule an appointment to get started.
Once we determine whether hearing aids are a good fit for you, we’ll explore different styles and options from the top brands. Here are just a few of the most popular brands we carry.
Oticon is a global leader in hearing science and technology. Oticon wants to ensure that customers are comfortable with their hearing aids so they can get back to enjoying an active lifestyle without interruptions. Each year the company honors their slogan to “put people first” by recognizing those with hearing loss who have positively impacted their local communities.
Phonak is a globally trusted distributor of hearing aids. They are well known for their wireless and rechargeable products as well as their new dust and water-resistant hearing aids. Phonak also funds a charity called Hear the World, aimed at providing disadvantaged people with hearing loss the ability to hear again.
Lyric Hearing Aids
Lyric hearing aids are considered “extended wear” hearing aids and you can wear them comfortably around the clock for months at a time. The devices don’t require batteries and are completely invisible when placed inside your ear. Thanks to their unique design there is minimal signal processing and great sound quality.
Patients who find it difficult to communicate with others over the phone may be eligible for a free CapTel phone. This is a specialty phone that amplifies and reduces noise on calls while providing captions and a call transcript of every discussion. There are no monthly service fees and no hidden charges. To see if you qualify for a free phone, schedule an appointment with our office so that we can provide you with a hearing evaluation and confirm your hearing loss. During the consultation we’d be happy to assist you with any other hearing problems discuss solutions to help you stay connected to colleagues, friends and family.
Optional Features And Accessories
Many hearing aids we offer come with optional features like directional microphones, listening programs and Bluetooth® compatibility as well as accessories to help with TV watching and hands-free cell phone connection. Assistive listening devices are available when hearing aids are not enough or not an option.