Are You a Candidate for Hearing Aids?

Hearing aids are not for everyone. It usually depends on the type of hearing loss or the degree of hearing loss you may have as to whether or not a hearing aid will work for you. Most people who have a sensorineural hearing loss can greatly benefit from using hearing aids. A sensorineural hearing loss occurs when there is damage to the small sensory cells in the inner ear, called hair cells. This damage often occurs as a result of disease, aging, or injury from noise or certain medicine. To learn more about the different types of hearing loss.