These days, hearing loss is not only experienced by retired people. The younger generation can also be affected due to exposure to high
It is estimated that in excess of 500 million people around the world suffer from some hearing loss. In many cases a hearing aid may
significantly improve quality of life, should the loss be detected and treated.
Such treatment can be undertaken by a qualified Hearing Aid Acoustician. It includes testing of hearing for hearing aid evaluation,
fitting of hearing instruments, making of ear moulds and supply of assistive listening devices and hearing aid batteries.