September 21, 2015

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The Canadian Hearing Institute is ready to assist you to bring joyful sounds back into your life. We have experienced the positive impact on our clients’ health, happiness and overall well being when hearing aids allow them to hear clearly once again. We can see that quality of your hearing has a profound impact on your independence and interest in social participation.  If you live in or near Chatham-Kent and think that you may need a hearing aid, our friendly hearing instrument specialists are prepared to offer you the very best in hearing aid service and repair.

How long do hearing aids last?

With regular maintenance, your hearing aid can be expected to last from three to five years. Should your hearing aid require servicing and/or repair, the technicians at the Canadian Hearing Institute have the skills and experience to resolve a variety of maintenance issues. Typical repairs to your hearing aid can be accomplished here at our hearing aid clinic in Chatham-Kent. Often we find that hearing aids require only a minor service – which we can usually complete while you wait.

Types of Hearing Aids available to Chatham-Kent

Completely-in-the-Canal Hearing Aids (CIC)

A custom made device molded to fit completely in the ear canal, making it almost invisible.

In-the-Canal (ITC) Hearing Aids

This instrument is a small device customized to fit into the ear canal. It is slightly larger than a CIC hearing aid.

In-the-Ear (ITE) Hearing Aids

This hearing appliance is larger than the ITC style and is custom made to fill the outer ear bowl.

Behind-the-Ear (BTE) Hearing Aids

These hearing instruments fit comfortably behind the ear and attach to a custom ear-mold. They are usually designed for more severe hearing losses.

Chatham-Kent hearing aids made easy

The continuous development of hearing aid technologies can make choosing the best hearing aid for your needs a bit overwhelming. Fortunately, you have us in your corner, keeping up with the latest hearing aid advancements. When you book a free, no-obligation hearing test with us, we can  determine the extent of your hearing loss and from there, establish an appropriate hearing device for your needs. Our expert hearing specialists will review the state of your hearing, plan a course of action, and suggest suitable hearing aid options of greatest benefit to you.

If you live in the Chatham-Kent vicinity, and are in need of hearing aid assistance, please contact our hearing aid clinic to book your free consultation today.

Let's talk about your hearing aid options.