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How important is having my hearing aids fit in person versus buying over the internet?

Megan carter

Megan Carter, AuD

Audiologist in Wenatchee

10 August 2017 - 811 Views

It is extremely important to have hearing aids fit in person versus buying over the internet! Hearing aids are custom fit for your ear and for your hearing. When a hearing aid is purchased from the manufacturer, it comes as a blank computer chip. The person fitting the hearing aid takes into account the size and shape of your ear canal as well as the slope and degree of your hearing loss to fit the hearing aid to each ear. There are also verification measures that allow the person fitting the hearing aid to verify the output of the hearing aid is set... Read more