Hearing Aid Styles

From larger devices that are easier to handle, to tiny, invisible, or nearly invisible devices that are concealed within the ear canal, Quincy Audiology has options sure to meet your hearing or cosmetic needs.


receiver-in-the-canal (RIC)

  • For mild to moderately severe hearing loss

  • Leaves the ear open

  • Reduced or no “plugged up” feeling

  • Sleek design barely visible when worn


behind-the-ear (BTE)

  • Appropriate for almost all types of hearing loss

  • Custom earpiece is molded to fit your outer ear

  • Discreet design


completely-in-the-canal (CIC)

  • For mild to moderate hearing loss

  • Virtually undetectable

  • Placement within the ear cuts down on wind noise


in-the-canal (ITC)

  • For mild to moderately severe hearing loss

  • Fits in the ear canal

  • Variety of technology level choices that previously required a larger aid


in-the-ear (ITE)

  • For mild to severe hearing loss

  • Fits directly into external ear

  • Inserted and adjusted with ease

  • Good for those with dexiterity issues