Why Choose Audiology Associates for Your Hearing Aid?
Choosing the right hearing aid is a big step. Picking a hearing aid based on the lowest advertised price may be tempting, but chances are you won't be satisfied in the long run.
We believe that our patients do not simply purchase a hearing aid; instead they invest in a comprehensive rehabilitative program that is designed to improve their quality of life. That's why we offer our patients our Platinum Care Program. The program includes lots of added benefits but the biggest benefit is that our expert audiologists will fit you with the hearing aid perfect for you!
Audiology Associates Platinum Care Program
Extended 60-day Trial Period
Our trial period extends passed the mandatory 30-day trial, if you are not satisfied with your hearing aid after 60-days you may return it to our office for a full refund.
Lifetime Hearing Aid Service
As long as you have your hearing aid we will make any in-house repairs or reprogramming changes at no charge to you. No appointment needed and two locations to serve you!
Florida is hot and humid! Extend the life of your hearing aid by keeping moisture off the circuit and tubing with a hearing aid dehumidifier. It's yours free when you purchase a new hearing aid.
3-Year Supply of Batteries
With the purchase of two hearing aids, you will receive three coupons, each for a box of 48 batteries, plus you'll receive an additional 48 just for attending the hearing aid classes!
3-Year Repair Warranty
Guaranteed through the manufacturer for normal wear and tear, including internal parts of the device.
3-Year Loss &
Covers the replacement of each hearing aid one time in the 3 year period. (A restocking fee may be assessed by manufacturer.)
Free Hearing Aid
We offer two classes to help you understand types and degrees of hearing loss, expectations with hearing aid use and communication strategies to stay connected with friends and family.
Call our office today at 850-219-2604 to schedule a full evaluation. This is the first step to finding the hearing solution that is right for you!Contact Us Today!
Helping you maximize your hearing ability is at the heart of our mission. The good news is, today's hearing aids are better and more discrete than ever before. In fact hearing aids today have the highest satisfaction rates ever recorded from hearing aid users. However, no one size or type of hearing aid is best for everyone. Factors such as your hearing loss, your lifestyle, as well as your preference for the style of the hearing aid, are all things that your audiologist will discuss with you to determine the best hearing aid for your needs.
Audiology Associates of North Florida, is locally owned and has been serving patients in Tallahassee and the surrounding areas for over 25 years. We are proud to offer a variety of hearing aid options from some of the premier hearing aid manufacturers including Oticon and Widex. Hearing aid technology is constantly improving, take a look at a few of the hearing aids we offer and their incredible capabilities below.
Levels of Hearing Aid Technology
Highly Active - Think Involved Lifestyle
- Frequent Background Noise
- Active cell phone use, concert and musical events, demanding communication needs
- Diverse restaurant environments, family gatherings, group meetings or classrooms, noisy work environments
- Outdoor events, parties or social events, religious services and activities, shopping malls, and volunteer activities
Moderately Active - Think Casual Lifestyle
- Occasional Background Noise
- Moderate communication requirements, quieter restaurants, occasional telephone use, small meetings, quiet work environment, recorded music, and most television needs
- Less effective in background noise than the premium
Minimally Active - Think Quiet Lifestyle
- Limited Background Noise
- Limited music, one-on-one conversations, limited telephone use, limited shopping, and limited music needs
Implantable Hearing Aids
We strongly believe that our patients should have options when considering hearing amplification. We are dedicated to providing the latest technologies to our patients.
There are several types of implantable hearing devices that are available. Bone anchored hearing aids are implantable devices placed through the skin into the skull behind the ear. These devices are primarily used for conductive hearing loss or for single-sided sensorineural hearing loss.
More information can be found at Oticon Medical.
Hunters, musicians, machine operators these are for you!
One of the most common causes of hearing loss is exposure to loud sound. Whether the cause is from years of exposure to a symphony orchestra, or a single blast from a shotgun, loud sound can cause permanent hearing loss and ringing in the ears by damaging delicate nerve cells.
There are a variety of options available to help protect your hearing, including specialized custom-made devices for hunters and musicians. Contact our office to discuss your needs at 850-877-0101 extension 243.
While hearing aids alone can address most hearing problems, there are times when you may want more help to maximize your hearing potential. Contact our office to learn about the following technologies and more!
TV Ears are ideal for those wanting greater clarity for TV listening or for those whose families complain about the level of the television.
- Volumes can be set separately.
- Voice enhancement technology.
- Complement hearing aids.
- Automatic commercial control.
- Works with any TV.
Sonic Boom Alarm Clock
Safety becomes a concern for those with severe hearing loss. There are many devices available to alert you to fire alarms, telephone rings and even to awaken you. The Sonic Boom Alarm Clock is not only louder than traditional alarm clocks, but can be connected to a remote light flasher or a pillow vibrator.
A Pocket Talker is a cost effective hearing solution for people who have difficulty manipulating a traditional hearing aid. It works best for one on one communication.
With a hearing loop installed in a public building or your own living room, your t-coil equipped hearing aids can wirelessly capture words or music coming through a sound system to give you clear customized understanding. There are many situations in which a hearing loop can help improve understanding. Call us today to get more information or to come in for a demonstration 850-877-0101 ext 243.
You can widen your listening experience by combining Widex hearing aids with DEX assistive listening device accessories.
The UNI-DEX is a neck-worn plug and play solution for easy mobile phone use. The device streams audio to your hearing aids - not just from mobiles, but any device with a mini-jack output.
Its long battery life means that UNI-DEX can stream for up to 40 hours. And it takes only an hour to fully recharge again. Enjoy talking hands-free on your mobile phone or stream audio from your favorite device like an iPod, iPad etc.
A stylish, compact and user-friendly remote control that gives wearers better control of selected hearing aid functions. Allows the wearer to adjust volume and change between programs quickly and discreetly. Small enough to fit on a key ring.
A powerful and user-friendly device for managing mobile phones and hearing aids. Reproduces phone conversations directly into wearers hearing aids. Features the unique Room Off function which turns the hearing aids' microphones off temporarily so wearers can only hear their mobile.
A palm-sized, user-friendly wireless assistive listening device purpose-built for enjoying TV and audio. Allows up to 10 hours of uninterrupted stereo TV or hi-fi sound between recharges.
A hands-free, wireless neck loop for use with all hearing aids with a telecoil. It connects easily with Bluetooth mobile phones. The sound is transmitted wirelessly to the hearing aids.
A high quality streaming device that is small and discreet, and designed specifically for wireless hearing aids. Has three functions: FM, telecoil and audio line in, giving the wearer great flexibility. Easily operated with a toggle button.
ConnectLine is a gateway to wireless communication, transforming Oticon hearing instruments into personal wireless headsets. Phone conversations, TV, music, computer, cell phone chats, podcasts, live performances, presentations and more can be streamed to wireless Oticon hearing instruments with ease.
How it works
ConnectLine's Streamer Pro provides a wireless gateway to modern communications using Bluetooth, T-coil, and FM inputs. Streamer Pro then streams the information directly to your hearing instruments. Devices include:
Wirelessly listen to TV with the benefit of a private volume control.
Phone Adapter 2.0
Connect with existing analog landline home phones for easy and more clear conversation
Hear one-on-one conversations more clearly in noisy situations
ConnectLine App for iPhone
The new ConnectLine App for iPhone® works with Oticon’s Streamer Pro 1.2, providing a complete Oticon hearing solution that delivers excellent sound quality. The App’s user-friendly interface allows your patients discreet volume control and seamless toggling between programs at the touch of a finger. This new wireless solution is compatible with all Oticon wireless hearing instruments and styles.