Guiding you to better hearing

Can you hear what others can?

Hearing loss can happen slowly and without you noticing. If you’re concerned about your hearing, take our quick online hearing test.

Which hearing aid is for you?

Find out what hearing aid options are available, and how to find the right one for your needs. 

What causes hearing problems?

Inner ear

Some possible causes are:

Age-related hearing loss (presbyacusis)

Poisoning of the nerve cells (ototoxicity)

Acoustic trauma

Outer ear

Some possible causes are:

Foreign bodies in the auditory canal

Excessive earwax

Inflammation of the outer ear (otitis externa)

Middle ear

Some possible causes are:

Eardrum perforation (hole in the eardrum)

Otitis media (middle ear infection)

Otosclerosis

Age and exposure to noise are the two most common causes of hearing loss.
The incidence of hearing loss increases as we get older.

FACT

Hearing loss doesn’t just affect older people

Not sure what to do next?

Our hearing consultants are here to help.

Call 1300 209 826 (9am to 5pm Monday to Friday)

FACT

How you hear depends on where you are

Want to know more about hearing aids?

Download the free guide

Our free hearing aid guide is packed with information about hearing loss and hearing aids. Find out how modern hearing aids work, what options are available, and how to find one that’s right for you.

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