Reply to a patient asking about possible health risks from hearing aid use radiation:

Hearing aids in normal operating mode emit around 0.0000025 watts, whereas a typical mobile phone power output is 1 watt. i.e. a hearing aid emits approx. FOUR HUNDRED THOUSAND times less heat / EMF than a mobile phone. The relative amount of RF energy absorbed in the head […]

Happy 4 years on with Phonak Audeos

“The hearing aids are excellent and I love being able to listen to my podcasts on my phone when out walking with no tell tale wires in my ears but most of all I love the customer service that I continue to receive from Rob. I would never […]

Rona talks about OTICON OPN 4.0

Our patient talks about her hearing improvement after her successful trial of the Oticon Opn 1 mini-RITE (v.6.0)  

Sue’s home visits (Oticon Opn 1)

Sue came to us for advice and after trying various models selected the Oticon OPN 1. “…He made adjustments to my hearing aids which made an impressive improvement and followed this up with phone calls and visits to fine tune them. Since that time I have tried various […]

HGV driver overcomes hearing problem

I was in denial to my wife’s concerns about my hearing ability, she said I spoke too loud and that I was missing parts of conversation, and that I should get my ears checked out. She booked an appointment for me at R J D Cleckheaton, and after […]

Lovely review from our York Branch

“I have been wearing hearing aids since my mid fifties and have a moderate loss in both ears. Over 20 years, I have had NHS aids periodically replaced, and also hearing aids purchased from a well known high street chain. During that time, I would describe the hearing […]

Margaret Hockney’s analogue hearing aids

“I have worn hearing aids for over 50 years. My first one was a Medresco hearing aid from the National Health Service, named after the Medical Research Council of the NHS. It was as big as cigarette box, and had a length of wire to the ear mould. […]

Hearing aid review: our new website for technology-based hearing aid reviews (Featured PHONAK VENTURE, OTICON OPN, RESOUND LiNX2)

www.hearingaidreview.org.uk Our idea was to provide reviews solely on the physical and aesthetic attributes of the particular hearing instrument, rather than adding on the important influence that the Dispenser / Audiologist adds. Have a look first, then find a good local Independent Audiologist, registered with the regulator, the HCPC. That […]