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 +

It’s All About Hard Work!

Countryside Hearing is continuing to grow and we have been blessed with what is one of the best fitting success rates in the industry at 98% (successful fittings of hearing aids – the national average is 81%). Looking at it another way, our hearing aid return rate of 2% is over 9 times better than the industry average of 19% return of hearing aids (from unsatisfied patients). At the end of the day, it’s about working hard to make our patients happy and keeping them that way for many years. Why the success? I’ll take a stab at it… 1. Superior hearing aid Programming and Service My 34 years of hearing aid experience helps out a good bit in the programming and fitting area. Our superior patient service really has to be experienced rather than read about. We put extreme Read More +