Health Professionals

This is the Australian Hearing Health Professionals Section

Contraindications to the fitting of a hearing aid

Sometimes there are medical contraindications to the fitting of a hearing aid. These can depend on whether the hearing aid uses air or bone conduction to deliver the sound. The following conditions could indicate a potential contraindication: Visible evidence of

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Why refer your patients to Australian Hearing?

 We are here to help you help your patients. There are many benefits for General Practitioners, Practice Managers and patients alike, by referring to Australian Hearing, the nation’s leading hearing health expert. Important for your patient’s quality of life 60%

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What GPs need to know about Australian Hearing

Why should you be concerned about hearing health? Currently one in six Australians has some form of hearing loss, and this is set to increase to one in four by 2050. Left undetected, hearing loss can also increase an individual’s

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New website makes a big noise about hearing risks

The research division of Australian Hearing – the National Acoustics Laboratories, launched a fantastic new website called Know Your Noise.  The website includes useful resources such as a Noise Risk Calculator, an on-line hearing check and a Decibel Database. It

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