Frequently Asked Questions

At Hear Now, we prioritize your health and aim to provide comprehensive answers to your hearing-related queries. Our dedicated team ensures that you have access to the necessary education and resources to better understand your hearing loss. We are committed to assisting you in finding the optimal management option tailored to your specific needs. Our expertise extends to addressing questions concerning hearing loss, hearing aids, and insurance benefits. Rest assured, we are here to support you.

Take a look at some of the commonly asked questions by our valued patients.

Modern hearing aids are compact and inconspicuous, ensuring utmost discretion for the wearer. These devices are available in a range of colors that can even be matched to your hair color and skin tone, rendering them virtually undetectable. In addition, we offer discreet hearing aids that sit comfortably within the ear canal, further enhancing their invisibility.

Insurance benefits vary for each individual. Depending on your coverage, you may be entitled to hearing benefits. Our dedicated team will manage the insurance processing for you, even if you are considered out of network. For additional details on your insurance benefits, please contact our office at 956-428-0757. We are here to provide you with more information and assist you in any way we can.

During your initial appointment, we allocate approximately 45 minutes to an hour to ensure ample time for discussing your health history and comprehending your specific hearing requirements. It is important for us to gain a thorough understanding of your needs. Additionally, as part of the appointment, we conduct a comprehensive hearing test and employ a video otoscope to examine the internal structures of your ears. Rest assured that we prioritize your comfort and well-being throughout the entire process.

It is highly recommended to wear your hearing aids consistently throughout the day. This regular usage will facilitate a quicker adjustment process. After prolonged untreated hearing loss, your brain needs to readjust to perceiving sounds. Therefore, we advise our patients to wear their hearing aids during all waking hours, enabling them to become accustomed to the everyday sounds in their surroundings. This comprehensive approach ensures an optimal and seamless hearing experience.

Bluetooth hearing aids offer the convenience of directly streaming music to your ears, eliminating the need for an intermediary device. Additionally, you can also seamlessly stream phone calls and enjoy movie/TV audio. This advanced connectivity feature provides individuals with greater control over their hearing aids and a heightened sense of connection. With Bluetooth hearing aids, you can experience the joy of immersive audio and enhanced communication.

Sensorineural hearing loss, which is the most prevalent type of hearing loss, regrettably cannot be rectified through surgical means. It is important to note that there is no singular treatment for hearing loss. However, the good news is that hearing aids offer an effective management solution. They enable you to regain the ability to perceive sounds and tones that may have eluded you for years. Moreover, hearing aids facilitate speech recognition during conversations and provide your brain with the necessary stimulation to maintain optimal health. By utilizing hearing aids, you can effectively enhance your overall hearing experience and improve your quality of life.