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The latest from our experts at Discovery Hearing Centre.

Age Related Vestibular Loss (Vertigo)

                Suffering from vertigo is an awful thing to deal with. Some people mistake it for just feeling dizzy and light-headed, but it’s much more than that.   The vestibular system is the link between our inner ear and our brain. This intricate system is responsible for our…
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Hidden Hearing Loss

Do you struggle to hear conversations in noisy environments? Misunderstand what people are saying and are always asking others to repeat themselves? Have you had a hearing test that has come back “normal”, but still feel as though something is wrong with your hearing??            Hidden hearing loss (HHL) occurs when…
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Hearing Loss in Children

             It’s back to school time, and classes are in full swing. Children are adjusting to their new classrooms, developing new friendships and creating routines. Hearing loss can happen at any time- from birth to adulthood. It is important that we advocate for our young learners and make sure that…
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Classroom Noise and Its Effects on Teacher’s Hearing Health

Teaching Related Hearing Loss Education professionals know how loud a classroom can be, but did you know that the average noise levels in a classroom exceed the recommended maximum level of 85dB? This can be damaging to a teacher’s ears over the course of a workday and in some cases can kickstart a noise induced…
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Experiencing Sudden Sensorineural Hearing Loss? You Deserve to Hear Your Life!

Treating hearing loss can be the first step to regaining your lifestyle! Our hearing aid shop in Kitchener can assess your hearing situation and determine the right solutions to enhance your sound journey. If you or a loved one is experiencing signs of sudden sensorineural hearing loss, it’s time to book your complimentary hearing test…
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4 Ways to Start a Conversation with a Loved One About Hearing Loss

Is a friend or family member experiencing hearing loss? Starting a conversation with them can be life-changing, and Discover Hearing Centre will help you start the process of empowering your loved ones with our hearing aids in Kitchener.  Taking the steps to enhance your loved one’s journey to better hearing requires communication and support. Though…
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Luc Gilmour, Owner and HIS at Discover Hearing Centre

Luc Gilmour, Owner and HIS, is proud to announce the opening of Discover Hearing Centre at 450 Westheights Dr in Kitchener-Waterloo. The mission of the hearing aid clinic is to help individuals rediscover the sounds of life while providing exceptional patient care and attention. To celebrate our grand opening, we are offering a 14 day…
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14-Day Try Before You Buy at Discover Hearing Centre

The 14-Day Try Before You Buy your hearing aid promotion is now at Discover Hearing Centre in our Hearing Aid Shop in Kitchener-Waterloo! Come in and choose the perfect hearing aid risk-free!This is a no-commitment trial and there is no down payment required! We are committed to personalized service, exceptional care and quality hearing solutions.…
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7 Reasons to Book Your Hearing Assessment Today

Have you had your hearing test? For most Canadians, the answer is a resounding no. We are your hearing loss clinic in Kitchener that prioritizes your lifestyle and helps you maximize your hearing so you can fully enjoy your lifestyle. While there is a notion that the only individuals that require a hearing evaluation are…
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This is Your (5) Sign(s) to Upgrade Your Hearing Aid!

Today, hearing aid devices perform amazing tasks that include filtering out background noise and adjusting the volume based on the environment you are in. Specifically, with more spaces opening up in Ontario, and the capacity inside the indoor area is increased, it’s essential that you get your hearing device adjusted properly to the increased noise…
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Should I Get My Hearing Checked?

Sudden Hearing Loss Sensorium hearing loss (SSHL), also known as sudden hearing loss, is a rapid and unexpected decline of your hearing. The sudden and surprising onset makes it difficult to proactively deal with it and can have an alarming impact on your daily life. However, it is important to note that you are not…
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Financial Planning With Hearing Aids

The Value of Hearing Aids One of the topics to discuss when working with hearing aids is price, and understandably so. Hearing aids are an investment in your hearing health, with prices varying from several hundred to a few thousand dollars per aid. In Ontario, we are fortunate to have the Assistive Devices Program that…
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Covid-19 Notice

As a healthcare facility, we are OPEN and ready to serve you in-person. Please book your appointment ahead of time. Walk-in service is not currently available.  During these difficult times, our priority is to ensure the health and safety of all patients while balancing the essential need to provide essential hearing services in our community.…
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