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posted By: Earlens Web | 07.10.17

Can I Customize My Listening Experience with Earlens?

The Earlens Contact Hearing Solution uses advanced digital technology to automatically adapt to challenging listening environments, like restaurants or social gatherings. But, Earlens also offers customizable programs that users can select from in order to best meet the needs of the particular situation they are…

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posted By: Earlens Web | 07.09.17

How Are Earlens Devices Made?

The major parts of the Earlens Contact Hearing Solution include the Processor, Ear Tip, and Lens. Two of those components, the Ear Tip and Lens, are custom made for each patient.   The Earlens behind-the-ear Processor captures sound information and sends it to the Ear Tip….

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posted By: Earlens Web | 07.03.17

Hearing Technology: The Last 15 Years

We’ve come a long way since the ear trumpets of the 18th century. The development of transistor technology in the 1950s was a major step forward in creating smaller hearing aids that could even have multiple settings in one device. But since the late 20th…

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posted By: Earlens Web | 06.28.17

How Often Do I Need to See My Doctor with an Earlens?

The Earlens Contact Hearing Solution requires an Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT) physician working together with an audiologist. This partnership ensures a high level of hearing healthcare for Earlens patients.   The Earlens system consists of three parts: The behind-the-ear Processor, the Ear Tip, and…

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posted By: Earlens Web | 06.20.17

How Long Does It Take to Adjust to New Hearing Aids?

Although we hear with our ears, we listen with our brains. And our brains are very “plastic”—or highly adaptable to changes.*   Using hearing aids changes the way that we process sound information like speech in noisy situations. Therefore, it’s no surprise that research shows…

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posted By: Earlens Web | 06.16.17

Earlens FAQ: What Does It Feel Like to Wear the Earlens?

Just like any hearing technology, wearing Earlens can take some time to get used to. The Earlens Contact Hearing Solution consists of 3 parts: The rechargeable behind-the-ear Processor, Ear Tip, and Lens. The Processor is designed to rest comfortably on the ear. If you have…

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posted By: Earlens Web | 06.04.17

How Earlens Is Different from Hearing Aids

In normal hearing, sound vibrations are captured by the ear lobe or pinna and funneled down the ear canal to the eardrum. The sound waves vibrate the eardrum and the three tiny interconnected bones in the middle ear. The movements of the middle ear bones…

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posted By: Earlens Web | 05.27.17

When Should I See an Audiologist vs. an ENT Doctor?

Hearing is a complex sense, so it is no wonder that patients sometimes have trouble deciding which type of professional to see for different hearing issues.   At a high level, an Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT) physician is a doctor who specializes in diagnosing…

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posted By: Earlens Web | 05.19.17

How do Audiologists Choose the Best Hearing Aid for Me?

The most important factor in determining the best hearing aid for you is whether the hearing aid will effectively treat your hearing loss. Therefore, an audiologist will typically test your hearing several different ways to understand the type of hearing loss that you have, as…

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