We understand that you may have many questions about the Lyric hearing aid. We have answered a few of the most common questions here. If you don't see an answer to your question, don't hesitate to contact us. We are always happy to answer them
Lyric is the worlds first hearing aid which can be worn for extended periods of time. No one can see how well you can hear 24 hours a day, seven days a week. The Lyric device from Swiss hearing aid manufacturer Phonak is placed completely in your ear canal by a trained professional. It is just 12mm long and sits just 4 mm from your ear drum. It offers exceptional sound quality and is the ultimate invisible hearing aid. It uses the natural properties of your ears anatomy so you are hearing the way your ears are designed to! Lyric gives you exceptional hearing and lets you live your life without constraints.
The Lyric invisible hearing aid is designed specifically to meet the needs of those with mild to moderate hearing loss. The exterior is made with a soft foam material that is specifically designed to contour to your ear canal and the proprietary coating technology protects the device from moisture and ear wax. The battery is also designed to last for up to 120 days. All of this means that the hearing device can be placed deep in the ear canal and sit close to your ear drum for months at a time. Giving a 100% invisible solution that can be worn 24 hours a day 7 days a week, even while sleeping and exercising.
Lyric sits completely hidden in the ear canal, it really is totally invisible. It is the most cosmetically appealing hearing aid on the market
Lyric is only available at a limited number of outlets throughout the UK and Ireland. As it takes specialist training to be able to assess and fit people for Lyric. Lyric must be replaced at least every 120 days by an authorized hearing care professional. For this reason, Lyric is sold on subscription, meaning that you pay for 1, 2 or 3 years hearing. One of the benefits of this is that when there are any advances or changes to the Lyric technology, you are guaranteed to have the new product. So your Lyric hearing aid will never be outdated!
At your initial appointment, you will find out whether you are a suitable candidate to wear Lyric. your Lyric practitioner will then carry out a thorough examination of the shape and condition of your ear canal to ensure that Lyric will sit snugly in your ear which avoids the problems of occlusion and feedback. Once you and your Lyric professional agree that Lyric is right for you, your ear will be sized, the device placed in both ears (if the hearing loss is across both ears) or the ear with the hearing loss and the Lyric will be programmed to your hearing test results.
As with any hearing aid, Lyric does not suit all types of hearing loss. When you have your assessment your Lyric practitioner will advise you if your hearing loss is within the fitting range of Lyric. For those that have had a hearing test before the Lyric hearing aid works best for people with a mild to moderate hearing loss. But due to the Lyric being placed within your ear canal it is also important for the Lyric practitioner to examine the shape and condition of your ear canal, discuss your medical history and lifestyle to decide whether Lyric is a suitable option for you. However as every ear is different the only way to fully assess whether the Lyric hearing aid is right for you is to attend an appointment
All day, every day for up to 120 days. Lyric really is a hassle free hearing aid that can be worn everywhere, when your exercising, when you are asleep, even in the shower. The complete beauty of Lyric is that it frees you from the constraints imposed on you by wearing hearing aids. But still delivers all of the benefits, life without limits.
Lyric is subscription based, each subscription lasting twelve months can either be paid monthly or in one annual payment. During the subscription period your Lyric devices will normally be replaced every two months. A great advantage with this structure is that you will be fitted with a brand new device with the latest Lyric technology at each fitting.