Hearing Aids – Digital Technology
The level of hearing aid is best determined based on the individual’s lifestyle.
Is the patient social, active, professional, retired, etc.?
There are different styles of hearing aids, and patients usually make a decision based on what they find aesthetically pleasing. The newest releases in hearing aid design, digital technology, and superior performances “Live” by ReSound (top right photo).
Other styles include:
- Open behind-the-ear:: specifically designed for high frequency hearing loss (center photo)
- Standard behind-the-ear
- Canal hearing aids (bottom right photo)
- Assistive Listening Services (ALS) aka Assistive Listening Devices (ALD)