Prescription Hearing Aids
Advanced Prescription Hearing Aids with Ongoing Support
Are you excited that you finally get to wear hearing aids?
Most people aren’t. The main reason is because there has been a stigma attached to hearing aids since … well, since forever. That stigma is disappearing.
The same advancements in digital technology that transformed the brick phone of the 1990s into the smartphone of the 2020s is being used to develop hearing aids that are smaller, lighter weight, more discreet to wear, more powerful and loaded with lots of extras to produce a stellar hearing aid experience.
Is there a place to get my hands on these advanced technology hearing aids near me?
Hearing Aid Source in Scarborough and Toronto, ON can provide you with advanced technology hearing aid solutions able to address your unique hearing challenges while taking your lifestyle and personal preferences into account.
We invite you to explore how advanced hearing aid technology is transforming hearing care.
9 Features That Destroy
the Stigma Attached to Hearing Aids
Are hearing aids prescribed?
In a manner of speaking but not exactly. Hearing aids that are considered prescription hearing aids are a more advanced type of hearing aid designed to meet the needs of those with a more severe hearing loss. They are distributed by licensed Hearing Instrument Specialists (HIS), Audiologists, ENT doctors and other medical professionals.
Are OTC hearing aids any good?
How long do hearing aids last?
How long will it take me to adjust to wearing my hearing aids?
Can my hearing aids be repaired if they break or stop working?
Can I wear my hearing aids while swimming or in the shower?
Are hearing aids covered by insurance in Canada?
Most insurance companies don’t cover hearing aids, which means that people are going without adequate financial support for acquiring them. However, with the Ontario Health Insurance Health Card, costs are covered up to a maximum of $500 per ear. There are additional programs associated with Canada’s workers’ compensation, federal employees’ benefits and Veterans Affairs Canada.
The Hearing Aid Selection Process at Hearing Aid Source
We understand how dramatically your hearing challenges affect your relationships and your ability to enjoy life to the fullest. So, our team is dedicated to addressing unique challenges and meeting the specific needs of each individual.
As an independent hearing aid clinic, we work to establish strong, long-term relationships with each patient to provide the best possible hearing care by making a variety of better hearing solutions available. Our hearing aid selection process includes:
To give you access to a broad range of choices to address your unique needs, we partner with several brand name manufacturers, such as:
A Variety of Hearing Aid Styles to Choose From
The traditional hearing aid style, which looks like the old analog units but are far different, BTE hearing aids have the most processing power in order to address more severe hearing losses. They feature a processing unit that rests behind the ear, while processed sound is transmitted in various ways, depending on the specific hearing aid style.
Rather than a separate processing unit behind the ear, ITE hearing aids are a single component contained within the same housing. The size and their position within the ear are what distinguishes each style included in this category.
Although some do not have the processing power of BTE devices, the advantages of ITE devices include: less interference with glasses, oxygen cannula or headwear; a more secure fit for more active individuals; and greater wearing discretion.
Schedule An Appointment
We partner with the leading manufacturers of hearing aid devices, to bring you the best options available to improve your hearing and your overall quality of life.
To talk to one of our experts about the best approach to put you on the path to better hearing, simply fill out the form and we will be in touch.
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