Services at THSC are offered throughout your hearing treatment journey.
Every process or evaluation starts with a consultation to familiarize with the patients perceived problems and expectations on one hand and to explain upcoming test and procedures on the other.
Adult Hearing Assessments
Basic hearing assessment consists of a pure tone audiogram for air and bone conduction and a noise acceptance test. In more complex cases a short-term memory or Central Auditory Function Evaluation might be indicated.
Paediatric Hearing Assessments
Paediatric Hearing assessment differ greatly from adult hearing assessment as objective test are needed to assess if a child is hearing properly, either exclusively or to verify subjective tests results.
Audiological Assessments and Tests
As part of hearing assessments or as requested by physicians we are able to conduct a wide variety of subjective and objective audiological tests for adults and children.
- Impedance Audiometry
- Promontory Stimulation / eABR
- Otoacoustic Emissions – (OAE)
- ABR & ASSR
- Pure Tone Audiogram
- Visual Reinforced Audiometry
- Acceptable Noise Level (ANL) Test
- Central (Auditory) Perception tests
Product Selection, Fitting and Programming
Hearing Devices play a major role in most hearing treatments. To help you find just the right solution for you is one of our main responsibilities. All our devices are digital and have a wide range of applications and functions. To get the best benefit for each patient we use sophisticated algorithms together with your test results to program these devices and continually fine-tune them as your hearing adapts and develops.
- Fitting & Programming
- Hearing Aid Services
Sometimes devices alone are not able to provide the desired benefit, or some devices are specifically designed to work together with some counselling or therapy. To provide complete solutions for you we have an extensive therapy program available.
Aftercare- Ongoing Fitting and Evaluations
Getting hearing devices and starting on a therapy is the first step of an ongoing process. We will be with you along the way with ongoing support and services to ensure that your journey to better hearing is successful and comfortable.
Children have very different hearing needs from adults. Their whole auditory system is still developing and every intervention must always keep this in mind. Also whereas adult hearing services are often centered around bring back something which has been lost, with children it's about helping abilities to develop. With today’s technology it is possible to help almost all children to a degree of hearing which enables them to lead a normal life.
Cochlear Implant Services
Cochlear implant candidacy depends of many factors, getting not enough benefit from hearing aids is chief among them. Depending on the age of implantation more or less intensive therapy will be necessary to get the best benefit out of the implant system. To keep you hearing your best with your cochlear implant regular evaluations and programming are necessary.
To address your tinnitus problem effectively we have to perform a serious of specific tests and ask you a serious of very specific questions of your problems. Treatment is a mixture of counselling, masking and music therapy and typically takes 6 months.