Digital Hearing Aids and Styles
Digital signal processing technology is the most sophisticated hearing aid technology in today’s market. The range of technology varies. Recommendations for fitting an individual with a hearing instrument will be based on each person’s unique loss and communication needs.
Acuity Hearing Centers carry a variety of styles and brands of hearing aids. We will work with you to provide the best fit for your needs and lifestyle. Styles of hearing aids include:
In The Ear (ITE) Hearing Aids
In the ear (ITE) models are made specifically to fit the shape of your ear canal for maximum benefit and best possible comfort.
They are available in many skin tones, are unobtrusive, and very effective.
Completely In The Canal (CIC) Hearing Aids
The smallest models, completely in the canal (CIC) hearing aids sit in the ear canal and are virtually invisible.
They are suitable for mild to severe hearing loss.
Behind The Ear (BTE) Hearing Aids
Behind the ear (BTE) models are available for all degrees of hearing loss and, as the name suggests, can be worn comfortably behind the ear.
Models come in many different colors, styles, and designs.
Receiver in the ear (RIC) models are smaller than standard BTE models and are available for mild to severe hearing loss. They can be worn comfortably behind the ear with the receiver directly in the ear canal.
Models come in many different colors, styles and designs.