How often do you need to check or adjust the hearing aids?

How often do you need to check or adjust the hearing aids?

It is essential to have your hearing aids checked and adjusted regularly. How often you need to do this will depend on the type of hearing aid you have and how well it is working for you.

At Melody Audiology Hearing Clinic in Edmonton, we provide comprehensive testing to ensure the care of your hearing health. We are dedicated to providing you with the best possible care and service. Contact us today to schedule an appointment.

Maintaining hearing aids properly is crucial to ensure they function optimally and last for a long time. Here are some essential tips on how to maintain hearing aids:

  1. Keep Them Clean: Regularly clean your hearing aids using a soft, dry cloth to wipe away dirt, earwax, and debris. Be gentle and avoid using water or harsh chemicals.
  2. Remove Earwax Buildup: Earwax can accumulate in the hearing aid’s sound outlet and microphone. Use a small brush or a wax pick provided by the manufacturer to clean any wax buildup carefully.
  3. Avoid Moisture: Keep hearing aids away from moisture, such as rain or water splashes. When not in use, store them in a dehumidifier or a drying kit to remove any moisture and prevent damage.
  4. Replace Batteries Regularly: If your hearing aids use disposable batteries, make sure to replace them as needed. Keep spare batteries on hand to avoid running out unexpectedly.
  5. Turn Off When Not in Use: When you’re not wearing your hearing aids, turn them off to conserve battery life and prevent accidental adjustments.
  6. Handle with Care: Be gentle when handling your hearing aids to avoid dropping or damaging them.
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