Category Archives: Hearing Instrument Technology

Product of the Moment for #AudPeeps: Mirror-Go-Round

Don’t you wish you could show your patients how their new hearing instruments look in their ears without having to break out that huge mirror and positioning it just so in order for it to reflect to the other main … Continue reading

Posted in Audiology, Hearing Instrument Technology, Tools & Accessories | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Vanish: Hide Your Patient’s Hearing Aids – guest post by Robert M. Traynor

The Problem: About 4 years ago, a hearing aid consumer came to me with a problem. Al Musser was using a very nice set of relatively new, high-end receiver-in-the-canal (RIC) hearing instruments but remained concerned that the receiver wire covers were too … Continue reading

Posted in Guest Blog Posts, Hearing Instrument Technology | Tagged , , , , | 7 Comments

Hearing Aids Made for iPhone – guest post by Jennifer Groth

Like many technical fields, audiology is rife with acronyms. Many are identical to those used in other fields, to the consternation of anyone trying to learn them. Take “REM” or “CIC”, for example. Recently, a new acronym has begun to … Continue reading

Posted in Guest Blog Posts, Hearing Instrument Technology | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Business Phone Solutions for Hearing Aid Wearers: Part 3

This is the third post in a three-part series addressing ideal business phone solutions for hearing aid wearers experiencing difficulty using the phone at work. Part 1 and Part 2 both addressed options for hearing instrument wearers employed in traditional work … Continue reading

Posted in Hearing Assistance Technology, Hearing Instrument Technology | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Business Phone Solutions for Hearing Aid Wearers: Part 2

This is the second post of a three-part series addressing ideal business phone solutions for hearing aid wearers experiencing difficulty using the phone at work. Part 1 outlined options for users of streamers and/or T-coil equipped hearing instruments using standard PBX phone systems. … Continue reading

Posted in Hearing Assistance Technology, Hearing Instrument Technology | Tagged , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Business Phone Solutions for Hearing Aid Wearers: Part 1

This is the first of a three-part series addressing ideal business phone solutions for hearing aid wearers experiencing difficulty using the phone at work.  Why a three-part series? Because viable business phone solutions depend on available hearing aid features (streamer vs. no-streamer, T-coil vs. no T-coil) as … Continue reading

Posted in Hearing Assistance Technology, Hearing Instrument Technology | Tagged , , , , , , , | 12 Comments

Hear life to its fullest with Halo, the new Made for iPhone Hearing Aid from Starkey Hearing Technologies – guest post by Dave Fabry

Starkey Hearing Technologies is excited to announce the release of Halo, our Made for iPhone Hearing Aid. Halo offers proven best-in-class hearing aid features for feedback reduction, adaptive noise management, frequency lowering (when needed) and directionality.   But that is just … Continue reading

Posted in Guest Blog Posts, Hearing Instrument Technology | Tagged , , , , , , | 5 Comments

Ear Impression Have Gone Digital with the AURA 3D Ear Scanner – guest post by Brian Fligor & Andrew McGrath

Taking an ear impression is perhaps the most common non-diagnostic procedure performed by audiologists, and is one of the first technical skills that students learn in audiology training programs.  While common, taking ear impressions is also a very technically challenging … Continue reading

Posted in Audiology, Guest Blog Posts, Hearing Instrument Technology, Impression Material | Tagged , , , , , , , | 7 Comments