The results of the hearing tests performed by your audiologist will determine the extent of your hearing loss. Your doctor will also ask questions about your lifestyle to determine your specific hearing needs in order to recommend the best hearing device for you. All hearing aids have a 30 day evaluation period so you can try out the device and make sure it fits your needs.
In addition to hearing aids, Northwest Audiology also provides:
- Hearing Protection & Musicians Earplugs
- Hearing Aid Batteries
Assistive Listening Devices (ALDs) including:
- Amplified Telephones
- Alert Devices
- Infrared Listening Systems
- TV Ears
Watch: Hearing Aid F.A.Q. & Demonstration
Hearing Aid Services
The audiologists at Northwest Audiology offer a variety of styles and brands of hearing instruments. We work with several different manufacturers, some of those include: Siemens, Starkey, ReSound, Oticon and Phonak. We will help you and your family determine which product best fits your lifestyle and budget.
We also offer assistive listening devices to enhance your hearing with or without hearing aids, such as TV Ears and FM systems.
We offer special devices to lengthen the life of your hearing aids like Dri and Store and other cleaning and drying systems.
We can perform minor hearing aid repairs in our office to avoid costly repairs at the manufacturer. This includes troubleshooting, cleaning, re-tubing and diagnosing hearing aid malfunctions.
We verify hearing aid performance and have the ability to program current instruments to assure that you are achieving maximum benefit.
*The Northwest Audiology Department utilizes the Amplifon Hearing Aid Discount Program.
Frequently Asked Questions
How much will my hearing aids cost?
Talk to your audiologist during your initial consultation to obtain a cost estimate.
What will it look like?
Hearing aids have come a long way! Manufacturers are creating more discrete hearing aids with some so small they fit in your ear canal. Hearing aids also come in a variety of colors and styles for those wanting to make more of a fashion statement
What can I expect?
Your audiologist will recommend the best hearing aid for your lifestyle to ensure your hearing needs are met. Advances in hearing aid design have also resulted in a reduction of background noise, making it less annoying and distracting. Your hearing aid will not immediately return your hearing to a normal level but they also take time and patience. Talk to your audiologist about any problems you are experiencing.