Monthly Archives: May 2018

The Secret

The true “secret” in regards to successful hearing aid fittings is actually the person doing the “hands on” fitting and programming of the hearing aids. If we’re talking about a decent top tier or 2nd tier hearing aid, it can generally be made to sound very well, provided the hearing aid professional has a clue about programming it. According to factory reps who have visited us during the past year, they report that over 2/3 of the hearing aid professionals they come in contact with (hearing aid specialists and audiologists), simply fit the speaker link and tip to the patient’s ear, auto-fit the hearing aids and send them on their way. There may be one or two follow-up visits, but then, it’s simply “call them” when you need them. There is so much wrong with this type of fitting strategy Read More +