Best Hearing Aids for Kids 2021

Good hearing is the key to the full development of a child. For hearing loss, the best hearing aids, selected by an audiologist, can help restore hearing

In everyday life, hearing aids are any devices that amplify sound and deliver it into the ear canal. However, from the point of view of medicine, this is a big mistake. There are sound amplifiers (the cheapest devices) that people often choose on their own. They do not require certification, they increase the volume of all sounds evenly and are equipped with only a volume control.

For children, only hearing aids are suitable for hearing correction, hearing amplifiers are contraindicated (their use in children under 14 is prohibited) . Hearing aids are professional devices that process and amplify specific spectra of sound.

In addition, in -ear and in-ear hearing aids are not recommended for children under 12 years of age . Behind-the-ear products are considered the most optimal devices for children from an early age. Which manufacturers produce products that can be used in childhood?

Top 7 manufacturers of hearing aids according to KP

The following manufacturers of hearing aids for children are best known in Russia:

  • PHONAK is a Swiss manufacturer of hearing correction products, one of the oldest and most renowned in the industry, with offices in more than 100 countries around the world.
  • WIDEX is a Danish manufacturer that has been developing hearing aids since 1956. They produce products for people of different ages, including children.
  • Aurica is a company operating in the market since 2007. Produces budget hearing aids of different classes for adults and children.
  • Siemens is a household appliance manufacturer that also manufactures medical products, including hearing aids for adults and children. Since 2003, all devices of this company are digital only.
  • Unitron is a manufacturer of hearing aids under the brand name Unitron or Sonova. A well-known company specializing in the production of hearing correction products.
  • ReSound is a premium brand of digital hearing aids for children and adults.
  • Signia is a renowned manufacturer of premium hearing aids and mobile applications for hearing impaired adults and children.