We are in Harbour Bay Medical Centre next to John Bull!
Diagnostic assessments for children (6 mos. & up) and adults, including middle ear assessment and acoustic reflex testing. For children, testing may include visual reinforcement audiometry (VRA), conditioned play audiometry (CPA) or traditional audiometry.
Newborn, school and occupational screenings help determine if there is a potential hearing problem and are non-diagnostic in nature.
A needs assessment is completed before a treatment pan is recommended, followed by a hearing aid fitting and orientation appointment. In addition to considering the degree of hearing loss, speech-in-noise testing is completed along with discussions about lifestyle and other personal preferences during the needs assessment.
Ensures that hearing aids deliver appropriate amplification based on your personal ear characteristics. This is an essential part of any hearing aid fitting and reduces office visits.
Thorough case history and questionnaires are given to help determine cause of tinnitus. Management techniques and treatment are discussed.
May include ear molds, custom earbud tips, swim plugs, in-ear-monitors, etc.
Professional removal of wax done both manually and via irrigation. We use video otoscopy to provide a clear image of the ear canal before and after removal.
Routine in-office hearing aid checks (cleaning & listening check) are done and programming when necessary Devices may be repaired in-house or sent off to the manufacturer as needed. Electroacoustic analysis is completed when we receive new hearing aids or recently repaired hearing aids from the manufacturer to ensure that they are meeting the appropriate specifications.