Hearbase – Hearing test hearing aid service
The practice is now able to offer patients the ability to have hearing tests and hearing aid assessment and fitting at the surgery.
The service is provided by Hearbase, who visit the practice twice a month. They have a team of fully qualified hearing aid audiologists and are able to offer short waiting times and a fast turnaround of hearing aid devices. It is a self-referral service, please contact the surgery for a self-referral form which needs to be completed and then emailed by the surgery, you will be offered an appointment for the audiology test at the practice, offering our patients a convenient and easily accessible audiology service.
If you need batteries for your hearing aid, these can be obtained from Hi Kent during normal business hours from Monday to Friday. However, opening hours may vary so you are advised to telephone first. The phone number is 01227 760046.
For batteries, re-tubing, and minor servicing, you can also go along to one of our drop-in centers run by Hearbase in conjunction with Hi Kent. You can find a list of the clinics in southeast Kent here. Hearbase also operates a postal battery service and your audiologist will give you information about this at your fitting appointment.
For a list of the Hi Kent battery clinics in north Kent and South East London click here.