Berkshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust’s Adult Hearing Service is part of their Hearing and Balance services.
We test your hearing and if we think you need a hearing aid(s) we will fit it too. We’ll also support you to manage your hearing loss by advising you on listening tactics and equipment and products that can make your life easier.
To be referred to us you need to see your GP or ear, nose and throat specialist.
We are an Any Qualified Provider of adult hearing care. This means if you are aged 55 or over and live or work in Berkshire you can choose our service for hearing care.
Our main base is:
King Edward VII Hospital , St Leonard
Berkshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust’s Hearing and Balance services help you cope with your hearing or balance problem, whether you have routine hearing loss or more complex hearing problems.
The services include adult hearing, children’s hearing, and specialist balance clinics to support people who have conditions such as tinnitus and Ménière’s disease .
We see people of all ages, including people with learning disabilities.
We also run daily drop-in repair clinics and a battery replacement service. More information about these can be found by clicking on the links in the Your Local Services section on this page.
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