Many hearing aid options improve your quality of life in hearing-specific situations:
St. Anthony’s Audiology and Hearing Center is proud to partner with a variety of manufacturers; as a result, we provide our patients with the most appropriate amplification for hearing needs. We encourage you to call us and/or schedule an appointment to further discuss your options and available hearing-loss solutions.
Hearing aids contain many of the same parts in which to carry sound from the environment into your ear. However, hearing aids come in a variety of styles, sizes, and fittings.
Some hearing aids fit partially in your ear canal; others are small enough to fit inside your ear canal, making them nearly invisible.
An in-the-canal hearing aid is custom molded and fits partly in the ear canal, but not as deeply as the completely-in-the-canal aid. This hearing aid can improve mild to moderate hearing loss in adults. An in-the-canal hearing aid:
A larger version of the in-the-canal hearing aid, the half-shell is custom molded and fills the lower portion of the bowl-shaped area of your outer ear. This style is appropriate for mild to moderately severe hearing loss. A half-shell hearing aid: