Hearing Aid Brands and Styles

At HearCare Rhode Island, we respect the individuality of each patient and understand there is no one size fits all solution to hearing loss.

If you are new to the world of hearing aids and are researching information about the aids available to you, you've arrived at the right place. Below we will outline hearing aid styles, the hearing aid brands we offer as well as pricing for your point of reference.

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Styles of Hearing Aids

There are many styles of hearing aids. The degree of the hearing loss, power and options required, manual dexterity abilities, cost factors, and cosmetic concerns are some of the factors that will determine the style the patient will use.

IIC Hearing Aids
Invisible-in-the-canal (IIC)

ITE hearing aids are a bit smaller than CIC models, and can be custom ordered to match your skin tone.

CIC Hearing Aid
Completely-in-Canal (CIC)

CIC hearing aids are customized to fit snugly inside your ear canal for ultimate discretion and amazing clarity.

ITC Hearing Aid
In-the-Canal (ITC)

ITC hearing aids are slightly larger than CIC models, yet are still custom fit to the shape of your ear for comfort.

ITE Hearing Aid
In-the-Ear (ITE)

ITE hearing aids are a bit larger than CIC models. In-the-Ear hearing aids can be custom ordered to match your skin tone.

RIC Hearing Aid
Receiver-in-Canal (RIC)

RIC hearing aids are a popular choice for hearing aid wearers due to their sleek design, versatility and dependability.

BTE Hearing Aid
Behind-The-Ear (BTE)

BTE hearing aids are the largest wearing style and consequently offer the most power. They are great for those with severe hearing loss.