FAQs About Hearing Aids

Hearing aids are small electronic devices that amplify sound for individuals with hearing loss. They consist of a microphone, amplifier, and speaker that work together to enhance sound quality and speech clarity. Hearing aids are customizable to fit each person's specific hearing needs and can be worn discreetly either in or behind the ear.

Dr. Giulio Cavalli offers high-quality hearing aids in Pittsfield, MA, and can help you find the best hearing aid for your needs. Dr. Cavalli can also perform fittings and adjustments and provide ongoing support to ensure optimal performance. Additionally, they offer maintenance and repair services for hearing aids to ensure they remain in good working order.

FAQs About Hearing Aids 

Here are a few frequently asked questions (FAQs) our patients have asked about hearing aids in Pittsfield, MA. If yours is outstanding, give our office a call.

Can Hearing Aids Fully Restore My Hearing?

No, hearing aids can't completely restore hearing. They can, however, significantly improve your ability to hear and understand speech, particularly in noisy environments.

How Long Do Hearing Aids Last?

The lifespan of hearing aids varies depending on the quality of the device and how well you maintain them. On average, most hearing aids last between three and seven years.

Do Hearing Aids Cause Side Effects?

Some people may experience mild side effects such as ear irritation, itching, or pressure. It may take some time to adjust to wearing hearing aids, and some people may experience dizziness or disorientation during the initial adjustment period.

Schedule Your Appointment With Our ENT

Consult Dr. Cavalli about hearing aids if you experience difficulty hearing or have been diagnosed with hearing loss. During your initial visit to our office, our ENT will perform a comprehensive hearing evaluation to determine the extent and type of hearing loss. Based on the results, our ENT may recommend hearing aids in Pittsfield, MA, or other forms of treatment to improve your hearing. They'll also discuss the different types of hearing aids available, their benefits, and limitations and help you choose the best option for your specific needs.

Please explore our website to learn about the conditions we treat and the services provided. If you have additional questions about hearing aids in Pittsfield, MA, and want to schedule an appointment with Dr. Cavalli, call (413) 443-6116.