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Hearing Aid Technology & Styles

Hearing Aid Styles

Receiver-in-the-Canal (RIC)

Receiver-in-the-Canal (RIC)

For mild to severe hearing loss
 

  • Leaves the ear open.
  • Reduced or no “plugged up” feeling.
  • For mild to severe hearing loss.

 
 
 
 
 
 
Mini Behind-the-Ear (BTE)

Mini Behind-the-Ear (BTE)

For mild to severe hearing loss
 

  • Smaller than standard behind-the-ear hearing devices.
  • Leaves the ear open.
  • For mild to severe hearing loss.

 
 
 
 
 
 
Standard Behind-the-Ear (BTE)

Standard Behind-the-Ear (BTE)

Appropriate for almost all types of hearing loss
 

  • Fits behind the ear.
  • Custom earpiece is molded to fit your outer ear.
  • Appropriate for almost all types of hearing loss.
  • Appropriate for people of all ages.

 
 
 
 
 
Completely In-the-Canal (CIC)

Completely In-the-Canal (CIC)

For mild to moderate hearing loss
 

  • Molded to fit deeply within the ear canal.
  • Smallest, least visible type of hearing device.
  • Placement within the ear cuts down on wind noise.
  • For mild to moderate hearing loss.

 
 
 
 
 
In-the-Canal (ITC)

In-the-Canal (ITC)

For adults with mild to moderately severe hearing loss
 

  • Fits in the ear canal.
  • Barely visible.
  • Smallest size available with directional technology to hear better in noise.
  • For adults with mild to moderately severe hearing loss.

 
 
 
 
Half Shell In-The-Ear (ITE)

Half Shell In-The-Ear (ITE)

For people with mild to severe hearing loss
 

  • Fits directly into external ear.
  • Inserted and adjusted with ease.
  • For people with mild to severe hearing loss.

 
 
 
 
 
Full Shell In-The-Ear (ITE)

Full Shell In-The-Ear (ITE)

For people with mild to severe hearing loss
 

  • Fits directly into external ear.
  • Inserted and adjusted with ease.
  • For people with mild to severe hearing loss.
 
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