Audiology and Hearing Aid Services
The Art of Hearing offers a full range of services. Clients will have the full dedication of audiologists as they work hard to resolve hearing problems. With advanced equipment utilizing the latest in cutting edge technology, the Art of Hearing has the solutions that clients need.
Diagnostic Audiologic Evaluations
The diagnostic audiologic evaluation consists of several tests used to determine the extent of hearing loss. Final results will give a fuller picture of the severity of the loss and which ear is affected. Three of the most common tests are speech, bone conduction and pure tone.
Hearing Aid Evaluation and Selection
A hearing aid evaluation is the next step for patients that can’t be treated medically or with surgery. Some of the steps involved in the process are a lifestyle assessment, question/answer session, demonstration of sample hearing aids and help choosing a custom hearing aid. No referral is needed for a hearing aid evaluation.
Hearing Aid Dispensing & Fitting
Once the programmed hearing aids arrive, patients will be invited back to the office for an official fitting. During the fitting, information about care, maintenance and features are covered in depth.
Hearing Aid Repairs
Like any other electronic device, hearing aids will break down over time. Proper care and maintenance and can stop the most common problems. On-site repair will cover minor issues, but major repairs will be sent off to the manufacturer.
Industrial Hearing Screenings
OSHA standards make industrial hearing screening mandatory for companies with high dB environments. Along with the test for hearing, industrial hearing screenings also serve as a tool to raise employee awareness.
Live Speech Mapping
Live speech mapping is an innovative new way to handle hearing aid fittings. With its improved accuracy, patients don’t have to worry about being called back in for readjustments. Live speech mapping is fully interactive technology that helps both the patient and audiologist.
Hearing loss tied to earwax buildup requires removal by irrigation. Getting rid of the wax buildup is a painless procedure that takes only a few minutes.
Musician's Ear Plugs and Monitors: Evaluation and Fitting
Hearing is the most important thing to a musician when they’re creating and performing music. Musician’s earplugs and monitors protect the ears without compromising the quality of music.
Custom Earmolds and Earplugs
Since the various systems produce different hearing impressions, it is important for you to make a comparison yourself. For this purpose we will produce custom-made earmolds based on the exact contours of your ears. We can then ensure that your hearing aid fits perfectly.
Pediatric Audiology (4 Years plus)
Behavioral and speech issues are often the first indicators of a possible hearing problem. These problems arise when a child has a hearing deficit. Pediatric audiologists can diagnose speech and hearing disorders.
Tinnitus Evaluation and Management
Although tinnitus is incurable, it can still be managed with the correct treatment. Finding out the cause of tinnitus helps audiologists suggest the best treatments. Since research is still ongoing for the condition, there are many new and exciting methods to manage daily symptoms.
Hearing Care Program At Your Place
This program has been designed to increase awareness of the importance of taking care of the hearing. This program is perfect for Retirement homes, PSWs, Nurses and everyone who is interested in learning more about prevention, care and treatment of hearing loss.
Home Visits (Hearing Evaluation and Fittings)
Workplace Safety and Insurance Board
We accept WSIB, ODSP and Veterans. We will help you starting the claim to WSIB if you have been exposed to loud noise at work.
Batteries and Assistive Listening Devices
Including TV amplifiers and special phones with amplification.