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Q&A from the most trusted names in audiology.

How Can the EasyView Otoblock Help Me Take Deep Canal Impressions?

Paul J. Kreimer, MA, CCC-A

November 20, 2017

I fit a lot of RIC and BTE devices and am out of practice when it comes to taking deep canal impressions. What is the EasyView Otoblock and how can it help me take deep canal impressions?   Read More

What Does the Phonak Virto B-Titanium Offer in Terms of Performance?

Paul J. Kreimer, MA, CCC-A

October 16, 2017

I fit a lot of RIC and BTE hearing aids, but some of my patients insist on a discreet custom option. I want a small device that is high on performance – what does the Phonak Virto B-Titanium of...   Read More

What are the Benefits of Using Titanium in the Phonak Virto B-Titanium?

Paul J. Kreimer, MA, CCC-A

September 19, 2017

What are the benefits of using titanium in the Phonak Virto B-Titanium?   Read More

Have There Been Any New Changes to Phonak Sky V, CROS II or Roger Focus?

Angela Pelosi

March 7, 2017

Since Phonak Sky V, CROS II and Roger Focus have been available in the market for a while, are there any new changes you have made to them?   Read More


How Does SoundRecover2 Frequency Lowering Technology Work?

Angela Pelosi

August 8, 2016

Can you briefly describe how Phonak's new SoundRecover2 frequency lowering technology works?   Read More


What Makes Phonak's Sky V Pediatric Portfolio Unique?

Angela Pelosi

June 27, 2016

What makes Phonak's new pediatric portfolio, Sky V, different from other pediatric technology?   Read More

What are the Key Features of Phonak's Bolero V?

Martin Grieder, Bill Dickinson, AuD

July 13, 2015

What are the key features of Phonak’s Bolero V, on the Venture platform, and what products are available in this family?   Read More

What is the Best Way to Assess Non-Linear Frequency Compression?

Christine Jones, AuD, CCC-A

November 3, 2014

What is the best way to assess non-linear frequency compression (NFC)?   Read More

How Long Before a Patient Receives Maximum Benefit from Non-Linear Frequency Compression?

Christine Jones, AuD, CCC-A

September 29, 2014

How long will it take for a Patient to Receive Maximum Benefit from Non-Linear Frequency Compression (NFC)?   Read More

Does Non-Linear Frequency Compression Improve Listening in Noise?

Christine Jones, AuD, CCC-A

August 18, 2014

Does non-linear frequency compression (NFC) improve listening in noise?   Read More

Should I Apply Non-linear Frequency Compression for Mild Hearing Losses?

Christine Jones, AuD, CCC-A

July 7, 2014

Should I apply non-linear frequency compression (NFC) for mild hearing losses?   Read More

Does Non-linear Frequency Compression (NFC) Work for Adults?

Christine Jones, AuD, CCC-A

May 19, 2014

Does non-linear frequency compression (NFC) work for adults?   Read More

Using FM with Dynamic SoundField System

Patrick Henry

March 28, 2011

I work in a school that is getting Dynamic SoundField systems for its classrooms. One of the students there already uses a Phonak FM system. Can her FM system be used with the Dynamic SoundField syste...   Read More


Who Are Candidates for Nonlinear Frequency Compression?

Myriel Nyffeler, PhD

October 26, 2009

Who are candidates for nonlinear frequency compression?   Read More


Nonlinear Frequency Compression

Diane Hammel, AuD, FAAA

January 19, 2009

Is frequency transposition the same as nonlinear frequency compression? Who can benefit from this type of technology?   Read More

Telephones and the MyLink FM System

Patrick Henry

November 6, 2006

If I have an in-the-ear (ITE) hearing aid with a telephone switch, how would I use the MyLink wireless receiver? What would the cost be, and what components would I need to purchase? Would it work wit...   Read More


Using the Phonak Handymic With My PC

Patrick Henry

April 3, 2006

Is there a way to make my Phonak Handymic work with my pc, so that I can hear when receiving a videocall?   Read More


Fitting Young Children with Directional Technology

Christine Jones

January 13, 2003

Do you recommend fitting children under 5 yrs. old with directional mics? We have been faced with several new referrals of young kids that we are fitting with Widex Divas, Phonak Claros, etc. and are...   Read More


Prescription Hearing Aids

Liz Brassine, AuD

December 23, 2002

Can you use any hearing aid available (for instance, borrow someone else's) or do hearing aids need to be prescribed and made particularly for each individual? Can using the wrong hearing aids cause m...   Read More

Digital Hearing Aids for Children

Christine Jones, Liz Brassine, AuD

October 14, 2002

Why should I consider DIGITAL hearing aids for children with severe to profound hearing loss?   Read More