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Which Hearing Aid should I Choose?

Hearing aids can be fine-tuned by an audiologist or hearing care professional, and customized to an individual’s hearing needs. They can also adapt to different listening environments and be connected to other high-tech devices such as computers, televisions, and phones. They come with features such as telecoils, Bluetooth, and FM connectivity to allow compatibility with other electronic devices.

Honestly, we have come a long way from the ear trumpets to tiny ear aid pieces. Hearing aids continue to evolve as technology advances with time. We even have rechargeable hearing aid batteries in the market today.

Many hearing aids are also becoming “smart” to adapt to different listening situations without any user intervention.

Looking into the future, we believe that hearing aids will continue to evolve beyond imagination with improved performance for a better life.  To understand more about our customized hearing aid solutions, please contact us at

At the Hearing Institute of Ontario, your hearing health is important to us.
Contact our Mississauga, Oakville or Scarborough office for a FREE consultation with our knowledgeable and experienced audiologists, to discuss the best hearing solution for your hearing loss type.

Differences Between an Audiologist and a Hearing Instrument Dispenser

Audiologists and Hearing Instrument Specialists are both professionals trained to evaluate, diagnose, and treat hearing and balance issues, but their roles, educational backgrounds, and scopes of practice differ. Here are some key differences:

Educational Background


Hearing Instrument Specialist

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audiologist vs HID scope of practice

Scope of Practice


Hearing Instrument Specialist

Regulatory Bodies


Hearing Instrument Specialist

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Services Provided


Hearing Instrument Specialist

All client care at Hearing Institute of Ontario is provided by certified Audiologists who are registered with the College of Audiologists and Speech Language Pathologists of Ontario


Book your no cost, no obligation hearing test today. Learn if you have a hearing loss and get expert advice from our certified audiologist about  how to improve your hearing.

Call us today at 1-888-664-2999 or use the green button below to schedule your free hearing test and get started on your journey to better hearing.


Free Hearing Aid

Buy one hearing aid and get the second for free.

This offer applies to our most popular hearing aid models from Signia, Phonak and Widex. Call 1‑888‑664‑2999 today to book your no‑cost, no‑obligation consultation!

Conditions: Offer expires May 31, 2023 and applies to the purchase of any Premium technology hearing aids from Signia, Widex and Phonak. Private sales only. Standard dispensing fee applies to both hearing aids.