Power up your hearing aids to power up your life
You just got fitted for a hearing aid and you can’t wait to hear all the sounds you’ve been missing. Then you find out there’s a list of hearing accessories that you may also need. Don’t worry, there is some maintenance involved with caring for your hearing device, but upkeep is not costly or complicated.
Our audiologists will show you what you need—and what you don’t—to get the most out of your hearing aid.
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How do I know which battery to order for my hearing aid?
Hearing aid batteries are standardized with number and color codes to make it easy to find what you need. The easy-to-remember codes are 675 (Blue), 13 (Orange), 312 (Brown) and 10 (Yellow).
How do I know what color or number battery fits my hearing aid?
Your hearing care professional will tell you what size and color of batteries you need.
How long will my battery last?
Hearing aid batteries will typically last about 5-7 days depending on the size of the battery, your model hearing aid, level of hearing loss and the demands of the location where you use them. The more active your hearing aid is, the more battery power will be used.
Why don’t these batteries last longer?
Watch batteries may last years but require little power to keep ticking. Hearing aids require more power to perform complex functions to amplify sound correctly to meet your needs in varying listening environments.
How can I avoid running out?
Simple, keep a month’s supply of batteries for your hearing aids on hand, about 8-10, and order more once you’re down to 8, to allow for shipping time.
Where should I store my hearing aid batteries?
The best place is right where you store your hearing aid at night: in a bedside table. That way the batteries will be there when you put your hearing aids in first thing in the morning. You may want to keep spares with you in your hearing aid carrying case, too.
It’s NOT a good idea to keep batteries in the refrigerator. Condensation and moisture can harm them. Avoid extremes in temperature too. Hearing aid batteries like room temperature—just like you.
Our hearing care professionals are happy to help whenever it’s time for you to purchase hearing batteries. Just ask!
Hearing Aid Accessories
Custom Ear Molds and Plugs
We provide custom hearing protection as well as custom molds for iPods and Sleep Plugs. We also sell Musician Plugs ER-9, 15, 25 and Musician’s Monitors.
Cell Phone Accessories
We offer a complete inventory of cell phone accessories.
Meet the Team
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What Our Patients Say
Find out what people you may know in your community say about our services.
Talk to the Experts
Call us today to cut through the confusion about hearing loss and hearing aids.
“I noticed about 4 years ago that my wife was complaining about the television being too loud. I also had begun to notice I was asking people to repeat everything that they were saying. After a while of asking to repeat, I would just nod and respond with a “yes” even though I didn’t understand out of just plain embarrassment. I knew I had a problem but for many years I couldn’t bring myself to go due to my pride.
Finally, my wife and I couldn’t take it anymore and decided to go to HearCare. They tested my hearing and advised me that I did indeed need a hearing device, and I purchased a set of hearing aids. It took about a week to get used to them. The day I received the hearing devices, I went back to my office and for the first time, I kept hearing a weird sound that I had never heard before….it was my wall clock!! Thank you for giving me back my hearing.
The staff at HearCare are very knowledgeable and a great group of people to help you. I encourage anyone who has a hearing problem to go to HearCare.”
— Danny Hutchins, patient