The experienced audiologists at Pinehurst Surgical Audiology and our Pinehurst Surgical ear doctors understand that good hearing is important to living a full and active lifestyle. Better hearing is proven to improve learning power, enhance intimacy and family relationships, ease communication, and increase your self-confidence and control over life events. Our mission is to improve your quality of life by improving your hearing.
Along with Pinehurst Surgical Audiology, you can count on our local ear doctors in Pinehurst, Raeford, Rockingham, Sanford, Troy and surrounding areas. Most hearing problems can be treated with medication or surgery, when needed. You will find the best medical care available in Central North Carolina.
At Pinehurst Surgical, our trained audiologists will help determine the cause and extent of your hearing loss, and refer you to one of our local ear doctors for treatment of hearing disorders, when needed. We offer the latest technology to evaluate your hearing, and tools to determine where there may be an impairment. We offer a variety of hearing aids from the top manufacturers. We also offer hearing aid repairs, hearing aid products and custom ear molds.
One in 10 people in the US will experience some degree of hearing loss during the course of their lives. Fortunately, with the right treatment, most people with hearing problems can continue to lead happy and productive lives.
Hearing aids are often the best option to correct hearing loss. Technical advancements have made it possible to customize your hearing aid to suit your preferences, budget and needs.
The leading audiologists and local ear doctors at Pinehurst Surgical are available to treat adult and pediatric patients in Pinehurst, Rockingham, Raeford, Sanford, Troy, and Southern Pines, Fayetteville, Red Springs, Asheboro and all surrounding areas throughout North and South Carolina.
Hearing Aid Fittings are Our Specialty.
Once we have determined the cause of your hearing loss and its severity, and whether you are a candidate for a hearing aid, we will work with you to select the type of hearing aid that best suits your needs. This is an important step and will answer the question WHAT IS THE BEST HEARING AID FOR ME?
There are literally dozens of choices with multiple features and styles. There are options to suit every preference, budget and lifestyle. Often, the best choice is one that is most comfortable to wear and is cosmetically acceptable.
Types of Hearing Aids
Generally, there are two types- in the ear and behind the ear. They can be large or small. They can be invisible in the ear canal or completely in the canal. This type is very small and fit deep in the ear canal. There are low profile hearing aids that fit in the outer ear. Then there are behind the ear aids, designed to hide behind the outer ear and have a thin tube that routes sound into the ear. Other types have the speaker in the ear.
All custom hearing aids and earmolds are made from an impression of your ear. The National Institutes of Health estimated that 36 million American adults suffer from some degree of hearing loss; however, only about 7 million wear hearing aids.
The average person with hearing loss waits 5-7 years before seeking help. Why? Because they believe that wearing a hearing aid makes them look old, that hearing aids are too expensive, or that they don’t work. At Pinehurst Surgical hearing aids can be affordable and discreet.
Untreated hearing loss can lead to depression, isolation and dementia. Being hard of hearing is not merely a consequence of aging. Stop missing out. It is time you did something good for yourself. Call Pinehurst Surgical and meet our local audiologists and ear doctors. You will be pleasantly surprised.