Hearing Aid Types

Hearing aids are like advanced personal hearing computers. These fully digital hearing aids offer great fitting capabilities and automatically adjust to sounds and speech. Our hearing care professionals are fully trained to work with you to select the most appropriate product based on your hearing loss, your lifestyle and your budget. They can fit any product from the most basic to the most technologically advanced hearing aid.
Completely In-The-Canal (CIC) Technology

Completely in the canal hearing aids

These hearing aids are designed to fit entirely within the ear canal, and are custom-made to fit the ear canal.

 

In-The-Canal (ITC) Technology
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In the canal hearing aids

ITC hearing aids are custom-built to fit almost completely within the ear canal. These styles of hearing aids are often considered the easiest to physically handle for insertion and removal from the ear. This makes them a good option for patients with manual dexterity issues.

 

In-The-Ear (ITE) Technology
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In the ear hearing aids

ITEs are custom hearing aids that fit in the outer ear bowl. These styles of hearing aids are often considered the easiest to physically handle for insertion and removal from the ear. This makes them a good option for patients with manual dexterity issues.