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Hearing aids

Find everything you need to know about hearing aids and cochlear implants here, and stay up to date with the latest developments in hearing aid technology.

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What is a hearing aid?

A hearing aid is a small system which amplifies sound. It consists of a microphone, an amplifier and a receiver.

Types of hearing aids

Today’s sophisticated digital hearing aids deliver a sound quality that is closer to normal hearing than ever.

Sound you could only dream of

Widex South Africa is proud to present the absolute latest in hearing aid technology, the Widex Dream family of hearing aids.

Hearing technology - the latest

Powerful hearing aids, cochlear implants, cordless FM systems. Take a look at the most recent developments in hearing technology.

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Hearing Expert

Francis Slabber is a Speech & Language Therapist and Audiologist who has owned and run The Hearing Clinic in Wynberg, Cape Town for the last 17 years. Francis and her team have extensive experience in fitting and supplying hearing aids as well as assistive living devices. Francis has served as the Western Cape Chairperson for the South African Association of Audiologists for three years and has given many talks on the topic of hearing loss and amplification. The Hearing Clinic has a special interest in adult and geriatric hearing impairment, hearing aid fittings and hearing rehabilitation.

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