Hearing aids

A hearing aid is a small electronic device that you wear in or behind your ear. It makes some sounds louder so that a person with hearing loss can listen, communicate, and participate more fully in daily activities. A hearing aid can help people hear more in both quiet and noisy situations. However, only about one out of five people who would benefit from a hearing aid actually uses one.

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Hearing aids

A hearing aid is a small electronic device that you wear in or behind your ear. It makes some sounds louder so that a person with hearing loss can listen, communicate, and participate more fully in daily activities. A hearing aid can help people hear more in both quiet and noisy situations. However, only about one out of five people who would benefit from a hearing aid actually uses one.

Quality range of aids to suit every budget

0% interest-free finance plan available on application

How can hearing aids help?

Hearing aids are primarily useful in improving the hearing and speech comprehension of people who have hearing loss that results from damage to the small sensory cells in the inner ear, called hair cells. This type of hearing loss is called sensorineural hearing loss. The damage can occur as a result of disease, aging, or injury from noise or certain medicines.

A hearing aid magnifies sound vibrations entering the ear. Surviving hair cells detect the larger vibrations and convert them into neural signals that are passed along to the brain. The greater the damage to a person’s hair cells, the more severe the hearing loss, and the greater the hearing aid amplification needed to make up the difference. However, there are practical limits to the amount of amplification a hearing aid can provide. In addition, if the inner ear is too damaged, even large vibrations will not be converted into neural signals. In this situation, a hearing aid would be ineffective.

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Andover
Charlton Hill Surgery
Charlton Road
Andover
SP10 3JY

Ash Vale
Ash Vale Health
Centre
Wharf Road
Ash Vale
GU12 5BA

Chessington
1 Elm Road
Chessington
KT9 1AF

Fleet
Branksomewood Healthcare Centre
Branksomewood Road
Fleet
GU51 4JX

Hampton
Hampton Medical
Centre
49A Priory Road
Hampton
TW12 2PB

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3 Broomfield Hall Buildings
London Road
Sunningdale
Ascot SL5 0DP

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Ear Wax Removal Clinic
2nd floor
Madeira Road
West Byfleet
Surrey KT14 6DH

Rapid access, convenient and quick appointments.

Andover
Charlton Hill Surgery
Charlton Road
Andover
SP10 3JY

Ash Vale
Ash Vale Health
Centre
Wharf Road
Ash Vale
GU12 5BA

Chessington
1 Elm Road
Chessington
KT9 1AF

Fleet
Branksomewood Healthcare Centre
Branksomewood Road
Fleet
GU51 4JX

Hampton
Hampton Medical
Centre
49A Priory Road
Hampton
TW12 2PB

CEDA Healthcare, Sunningdale, (Opposite Fego’s)
3 Broomfield Hall Buildings
London Road
Sunningdale
Ascot SL5 0DP

West Byfleet Health Centre
Ear Wax Removal Clinic
2nd floor
Madeira Road
West Byfleet
Surrey KT14 6DH

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