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Comparing Hearing Aids Types and Brands

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Choosing the Right Type of Hearing Aid

When you’re comparing hearing aids, it’s essential to know which types, brands, and special features are available to choose from. The hearing experts at AudioNova understand that choosing the right device can transform your life. We work closely with all our customers to ensure a perfect match while considering your hearing loss needs, lifestyle, and budget. AudioNova is with you every step of the way in finding the best custom-prescribed hearing solution as you take charge of your hearing health.


Receiver-in-Canal (RIC)

RIC hearing aids are an open-fit hearing aid, meaning the this plastic micro tube extends into the ear canal but still allows air and sound to pass through naturally. RIC devices are our most commonly sold hearing aid due to its flexibility and durability with many key features like rechargeable batteries and Bluetooth® connectivity for streaming music and TV directly to the hearing aid.


Behind-the-Ear (BTE)

BTE devices are ideal for severe to profound hearing loss. They durable case rests on the back of the outer ear. While they are more visible than other hearing aid types, they are also the most powerful and versatile. Sound is transmitted into the ear via a discreet tube that connects to a customized earmold. They also feature models that are rechargeable with universial Bluetooth® connectivity.

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In-the-Ear (ITE)

In-the-Ear or In-the-Canal hearing aids are much smaller in size than other models. The battery and components are stored in the housing that slides into the ear canal. These types of hearing aids are often mistaken for wireless ear buds. The outer housing is completely customized to the wearer's ear by taking precise earmolds. The latest ITE models offer Bluetooth® connectivity and rechargeability.


Invisible-in-Canal (IIC)

Invisible-in-Canal hearing aids are the smallest device on the market. The device is completely discreet as it is inserted deep into the ear canal be a licenses hearing expert. Its small size does limit its battery life and additional features. Generally, IIC models are left in ear canal and swapped out by a hearing expert every ~30 days. This is advantagous for those leading an active lifestyle.


Comparing Hearing Aids

All patients have unique needs regarding their hearing health. The hearing experts at AudioNova cater to the varying needs of all patients, whether you’re interested in the natural sound quality of receiver-in-canal hearing aids or desire the durability of behind-the-ear devices. Our hearing experts are highly knowledgeable about the pros and cons of different types. When we compare hearing aids, we prioritize your ability to hear the world around you clearly.


Hearing Aid Brands

AudioNova is proud to offer patients the latest innovations in hearing technology from leading manufacturers, including Phonak and Unitron. Modern hearing aids set new standards in the industry, ensuring a renewed quality of life for wearers. From powerful behind-the-ear options to discreet receiver-in-canal styles, our hearing experts will match you with a pair that gives you back your freedom, confidence, and enjoyment for what life has to offer.

At AudioNova, our long-term partnerships with trusted hearing aid manufacturers ensure you have reliable access to advanced designs and the highest-quality devices in modern hearing technology. While over-the-counter (OTC) hearing aids provide short term relief, prescription hearing aids, offer unbeatable advantages to patients. Partner with AudioNova and you will discover a selection of hearing aids that will meet your highest expectations.

Phonak Hearing Aids

AudioNova is proud to partner with Phonak hearing aids, a global leader in hearing aid technology. Founded in 1947, Phonak has decades of experience improving the lives of their users with award-winning hearing instruments. Our staff has yearround training in the latest Phonak technologies and advanced designs. We offer customers an extensive portfolio of Phonak products, with features to meet the lifestyles, needs and budgets of everyone.


Unitron Hearing Aids

Unitron is a worldwide leader hearing aid manufacturer that started in Canada in 1964. Their extensive expertise has won them multiple design awards for their hearing instruments. Unitron users are delighted with their personalized options that empower them to take control of their hearing care journey. Untiron hearing aids are of the highest quality and reopen doors for those to reconnect to the world around them.


A Journey Towards Better Hearing

There’s a whole world out there filled with beautiful, rich sound. Whether you’re a music lover or wonder if the quality of your life could be amplified with the right hearing aids, it’s time to partner with AudioNova. From the moment you walk through the doors of our hearing clinics, you’ll be met with the professionalism a pinnacle audio care experience. We prioritize your comfort, needs, and entire patient experience. When you schedule a one-on-one consultation with our hearing experts, you'll be one step closer to rediscovering the joy of clearly hearing the world around you. Reach out to the clinical team at AudioNova today to learn more about our large selection of top-of-the-line hearing aids.

Enhanced Hearing. Enhanced Life.

When you team up with AudioNova, you align with an industry leader prioritizing positive hearing care outcomes. Our clinical teams help you compare hearing aids and we personalize our holistic suite of services and products for patients. We push the industry forward with compassionate, comprehensive care and a commitment to improving the lives of all our patients. There’s no reason to miss out on conversations with friends or making memories with loved ones. Our expertise ensures you experience improved hearing and more control over your hearing health.

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