Phonak Hearing Aids

Phonak has led hearing aid manufacturers in innovation for over 70 years, producing their first portable hearing device in 1950.

The company’s role as a leader in the development of wireless communication led to the production of a long line of firsts in the hearing aid manufacturing industry, such as:

  • 1967 – Visaton Super, a pair of glasses with integrated hearing aids
  • 1970 – The world’s first BTE (behind-the-ear) hearing aid (Phonette)
  • 1979 – Development of audio input that became the foundation for FM hearing devices
  • 1992 – The first digitally programmed hearing aid with an analogue processor
  • 1994 – The first multi-microphone concept
  • 1996 – The first tiny FM receiver, MicroLink
  • 1999 – The first digital hearing system with FM receiver
  • 2003 – Bluetooth integration technology, leading to the development of bionic systems like Binaural VoiceStream Technology
  • 2008 – Water-resistant housings, leading to the development of the world’s first extended wear hearing product
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Sound Processing by Phonak

Enhanced digital performance, crisper sound clarity, the capacity to cancel background noise, and sound therapy features to help with tinnitus management are all available from Phonak in their traditional hearing aid designs.

The exclusive capacity to stream the full audio bandwidth in real-time as well as bi-directionally makes it possible for Phonak devices to deliver improved sound quality while AI allows your hearing aids to recognize and automatically adapt to more listening situations than ever before.

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Phonak’s Hearing Aid Features

Android and iPhone connectivity as well as the capacity to link to numerous Bluetooth compatible digital devices from your hearing aids, allowing pairing for up to eight Bluetooth-enabled devices while two can be simultaneously connected, are means of providing Phonak users with a seamless listening experience.

Additional innovations include integrated tinnitus management, advanced battery charging capabilities, improved connectivity, and the capacity to control and personalize sound quality, multifunctionality, and remote support by using the myPhonak app, facilitating improved device support, and programming from a remote location.

    Patient-Focused Hearing Care from Gulf Gate Hearing Center

    The hearing aids manufactured by Phonak are among the advanced technology solutions used by the team of hearing specialists here at Gulf Gate Aid Hearing Center, but no level of technology replaces you as the primary focus of the hearing care we provide.

    After a highly accurate hearing assessment, our hearing care professionals address your specific hearing challenges by guiding you through the process of selecting the hearing aid that best addresses your specific type and severity of hearing loss along with meeting your personal and budget preferences.

    Besides making advanced hearing aid technology from brand name manufacturers, such as Phonak, ReSound, Starkey, and more, available to you, we also provide ongoing technical support, device maintenance, and hearing aid repair to ensure that you enjoy both better hearing and a more active, independent lifestyle.

    If you might benefit from the advanced technology hearing aids we have available or need some help from one of our technicians, then contact the most trusted hearing care provider in Sarasota & Bradenton by completing the adjacent form.

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