Audiology department with updated latest digital equipment has been setup within the academy premises. Audiological tests regarding hearing assessments of all the students is carried out twice a year in two sessions, (so the teachers / parents / speech therapist can work on the students accordingly) and a suitable hearing aid is prescribed. Other services which are provided within the academy are Ear Mould Fabrication, Hearing Aid Repairs and Accessories. This facility is also available to patients.
All standard audiology examinations like Pure Tone Audiometry, Speech Audiometry, Play
Audiometry, Auditory Brainstem Response, (ABR) and Auditory Steady State Response. (ASSR).
Distraction Test, Play (Audiometry), tympanometry are carried out by trained and experienced
Keeping in view the importance of ear mould in fitting of hearing aids, a professional Ear
Mould Lab has been setup in the academy. This service is also available for the patients also.
The Academy provides branded hearing aids to the students on controlled rates and much
lower then market price.
Hearing Aids Repairs
The hearing aids provided are also repaired by our own staff who is trained from Singapore
on repairs and maintenance of hearing aids. All the hearing aids are issued with a Six Months
Accessories and Spare parts
The academy keeps a parts stocks of the required hearing
aids accessories and other hearing aids parts which are provided to students at cost price.
Out Reach Program (ORP)
Since 2008, Out Reach Program are conducted to cater institutions hearing
assessments in remote areas or are unable to come to H.F.A.D.
Parents Advisory, guidance and Counseling is also provided.