Hearing Tips

Help! I hear a buzzing sound in my hearing aid when I use a mobile phone

Some people who wear hearing aids or have implanted hearing devices experience problems with the radio frequency interference caused by mobile phones.

Can I obtain financial assistance for a hearing aid?

Hearing aids are generally not covered by health insurance companies, although some do. Financing is usually available.

Which hearing aid will work best for me?

The hearing aid that will work best for you depends on the kind and severity of your hearing loss.

New types of hearing aids

Implantable hearing aids are designed to help increase the transmission of sound vibrations entering the inner ear.

What research is being done on hearing aids?

Researchers are looking at ways to apply new signal processing strategies to the design of hearing aids.

Do all hearing aids work the same way?

Hearing aids work differently depending on the electronics used. The two main types of electronics are analog and digital.

Hearing aid evaluations

Our highly trained staff at Hearing Healthcare of Virginia provides hearing healthcare in a manner that provides you with the information that you need for a successful hearing aid experience.

How hearing tests work

When you arrive for your hearing test, you will be greeted by the front office staff and asked to fill out several forms.

Myth: Hearing loss is rare

Are you one of those millions of people who does not hear as well as they once did? If so, you are certainly not alone.

Digital hearing aid technology

Digital technology accounts for most of the hearing aids sold today. In fact, the basic digital hearing aid cost about the same as the conventional analog hearing aid.