Hearing Rehabilitation

At Manning Audiology, our experts conduct a full range of assessments to help you get the best out of the therapy.

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Treatment Specialties

Hearing assessment for children (3+ Age)

This includes a detailed examination of the effects of hearing loss. Along with this, a history of lifestyle, genetic factors etc is also taken to understand when the problem set in. Through therapy and tests, the audiologists help arrive at a solution. 
  • A detailed assessment is conducted
  • A detailed history of the ear is taken by the audiologists
  • An Otoscopy is performed where the structures of the ear are analysed and their health is seen to
  • Pure tone audiometry is done to ascertain at which frequencies sounds can be heard clearly
  • The conduction of sound in the middle ear is assessed
  • Speech testing is done to check whether the child can distinguish between speech and background noise
  • Follow-ups and recommendations if needed
  • Written report to the parent or school in case exception needs to be made at school
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Hearing assessment for Adults

Our checks for adults encompasses a wide list of tests and analyses that spans everything right from the symptoms, the effects to the treatment that needs to be done. 
  • History of the ear health is taken and checks are conducted
  • 60 minutes comprehensive appointment
  • Otoscopy includes checks of the ear structures and canals
  • Pure tone audiometry is conducted wherein the subject is required to wear headphones and sounds of various frequencies are sent through the headphones. The test checks at what frequencies the sounds can be heard
  • The health of the middle ear is assessed to check the conduction of sound
  • Speech audiometry is conducted to assess how well the subject can distinguish speech from background noise
  • Medical Referral not required

Speciality Hearing Tests

Before venturing into a profession, it is best to get your checks done by the audiologists so as to be certain you are fit. We provide special assessments for the following profession: 
  • Diving
  • Commercial driving
  • Aviation
  • Police & Protective Services Application
  • Workplace hearing screening
  • Pre-employment hearing assessment

Auditory Processing Disorder (APD)

The test is done to ascertain which disorders in children and adults makes it difficult for them to process sound and improve communication. These come under Auditory Processing Disorders. In children who are below the age of 7 years, the test results are not conclusive as the brain is still developing. During the session, the following will be done: 
  • A case history will be taken to know since when the difficulty has been present
  • An assessment will be done to check the source of the problem 
  • An Auditory Memory Test is conducted to assess phonological or echoic memory and visual cues will be tested
  • Auditory processing tests are done to check if the subject is able to analyse acoustic events over time and communication skills are checked
  • A comprehensive report is prepared and given to the subject

Solutions that Makes Life Better

While there can be various reasons for a decrease in hearing ability including age, genetic build, injury or certain health conditions, there are ample solutions available today that you can avail of.

The following funding options can be availed at our clinics:

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Please feel welcome to contact our friendly reception staff with any general or medical enquiry. Our doctors will receive or return any urgent calls.

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