Have you ever wondered why some people do better than others with their hearing aids? It’s not just about the hearing aid purchase – but the expertise of the Audiologist and the technology used to fit them. Real Ear Measurement is a critical factor for hearing success.
Dr. Carroll uses specialized testing equipment to fit and program your hearing aids – called Real Ear Measurement. This allows us to match the unique fingerprint of your ear for a precise fitting. Sounds will come through clearly and comfortably when Real Ear Measurement is used.
Our Audiologist uses her expertise with Real Ear Measurement technology to fit your prescription accurately to your hearing loss – right from the start! And this translates into hearing SUCCESS right from the beginning!
What is Real Ear Measurement?
Real Ear Measurement is an important part of your initial hearing aid fitting. It ensures you receive the precise level of amplification needed at each frequency for your hearing loss.
Dr. Carroll obtains measurement of exact sound levels while you are listening to recorded speech samples with the hearing aid in your ear. She can then adjust your amplification levels based on your ear “fingerprint” to match your target prescription for your hearing aid.
Utilizing Real Ear Measurement at your hearing aid fitting ensures an accurate fit for the EXACT amount of amplification your hearing requires. Every ear has unique characteristics that changes the “auto-fit” results. Don’t guess – KNOW if you have the correct amplification!
Other Uses for Real Ear Measurement: Not hearing great? Need a Second Opinion?
We can test your hearing aids and find out quickly if they have the right amount of amplification for your prescription!
We can even adjust your current hearing aids to keep up with hearing changes over time!
Contact us at 919-968-7556.