Tag: Hearing Aid

Innovation, Medical Devices

Phonak’s new smallest and most discreet Virto B-Titanium hearing aid

August 14, 2018

Via: The Medical News

The Virto B-Titanium is the smallest and most discreet custom hearing aid Phonak has ever produced. Compared to traditional acrylic, titanium shells are 15X stronger and 50% thinner. A thinner shell allows for deeper placement in the ear canal, resulting […]

Medical Devices

A Next Generation Hearing Aid: Interview with Tetsuji Kunishi of DCC KK

June 30, 2015

Via: Medgadget

We recently had the opportunity to speak with Tetsuji Kunishi, the president of Tokyo-based medical technology company DCC K.K, about his company’s innovative hearing aid technology. Unlike most hearing aids, which rely on air conduction, the DCC K.K.’s PRESTIN hearing […]

Med Tech

Insects inspire next generation of hearing aids

April 21, 2015

Via: Sciencedaily Health

An insect-inspired microphone that can tackle the problem of locating sounds and eliminate background noise is set to revolutionise modern-day hearing aid systems. Ground-breaking research by the University of Strathclyde, and the MRC/CSO Institute for Hearing Research (IHR). Scottish Section […]