Fitting your hearing aid

During this appointment, your hearing aid will be programmed around your hearing loss. Your lifestyle and environment situations that cause you difficulty will be discussed so that the device is tailored around your needs.

We recommend you bring someone along to this appointment as a lot of information is covered. If this is not possible, don't worry, as all information will be provided in a written format too.

The following will be covered in this appointment:

  • How to fit and remove a hearing aid. You will have an opportunity to practice.
  • How to assemble and disassemble a hearing aid
  • How to fit the batteries into the hearing aid
  • How to clean a hearing aid
  • A brown NHS battery issuing booklet
  • Where to go to obtain replacement batteries

Additionally, we will advise where you can obtain all your sundry items in the future and remind you how to access us, should you need to.