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Colorado Springs Audiology, Inc.

 

 

OFFICE HOURS

 

Mon-Thurs

9:00 AM-5:00 PM

Closed Fridays

 

Mountain Time USA

 

Phone  719.520.1155

 

LOCATION  & DIRECTIONS

 

 

Staff

Dr. Gene McHugh

Virginia Grimm

Kelsey Bensberg

 

 © Copyright 2019 

 

HEARING AID PRICES

We post our prices so you can compare.  In most cases, our prices will be lower, sometimes substantially lower.   

To go directly to pricelist click either  → OTICON or PHONAK

 

ANSWERS TO FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

 

WHAT HEARING AID BRANDS DO YOU CARRY?   We are not manufacturer-owned or a franchise so we can provide most any brand.  That said, we are primarily using hearing aids manufacturered by Oticon and Phonak because they have products that provide my patients with the best results. We can and do provide other brands (e.g., Starkey). "Lyric" is a product distributed by Phonak, but we do not provide them.  Click here for our rationale.

WHAT IS THE RETURN PRIVILEGE?   Hearing aids are backed by a 100% money-back guarantee within thirty (30) days of the purchase date.  If requested, this 30 day period may be extended.  Just ask.

IS A DOWN PAYMENT REQUIRED?  No.  You do not pay anything until you receive your hearing aid devices.

WHEN IS PAYMENT DUE?  Most patients pay (in full) the day the hearing aids are taken home.  You will find Dr. McHugh and his staff very flexible and patient-oriented in this regard.  If you need time to make payments, we can and will work with you.

ANY HIDDEN COSTS? All costs associated with follow up visits are included.  Assessories such as earmolds, remote controls, bluetooth, TV connectors, recharger units, telephone coils, or other special requests may add to the cost.  This will all be explained before you decide to purchase.  We do not "nickel and dime" our patients.

HOW LONG DOES IT TAKE TO GET IN?  We can usually schedule an initial consult for patients within one week. See "hearing tests" and "ear cleaning" on the home page for information regarding fees.  

 

STYLE REFERENCE

- RITE (receiver in the ear) or RIC (Receiver-in-Canal) - behind-the-ear style with a thin wire.  Normally does not require a custom earmold.

- Micro-canal (MC) or ICC - smallest custom product

- Completely in the Canal (CIC) - very small custom product

- In-the-Canal (ITC) - canal style, somewhat visible

- Half-shell (HS) - semi-larger - easier to handle

- In-the-Ear (ITE) - largest - easiest to handle

- Behind-the-Ear (BTE) - DOES require custom earmolds

 

GENERAL LEVEL OF CIRCUITRY TO COST REFERENCE

Premium:  Represents the most advanced circuitry; most versatile; most features; typically highest patient satisfaction; and highest price 

Advanced: Advanced circuitry; less versatile and less features than premium level; and less expensive than premium

Standard:  Circuitry not as advanced; less versatile than advanced; less features; and less expensive. 

Essential:  Most basic circuitry; less versatile; most affordable

 

 

NOTE ON OUR PRICES AND FEES LISTED

  • Whatever our standard price ...reduce it by 10% and this will be the price YOU pay. **

  • With very few exceptions,  hearing aid fees are non-negotiatiable.   

  • There is NO sales tax on hearing devices in Colorado so the price you see is the price you'll pay. 

  • Since we do NOT participate with Medicare, if you decide to purchase hearing aids, the hearing test fee will be complimentary.  So again, the hearing aid price you see is the price you will pay.

  • Note to out of state individuals:  We know our prices are much lower than most providers in the US.  However, in accordance with Colorado law, we do not and will not provide hearing aids (sales) via the Internet.  That said, if you wish to come to Colorado and visit our office (drive or fly), we will serve you.  It may be worth it!

  • Hearing aid sales in Colorado are controlled by the Department of Regulatory Agencies (DORA). We use a standardized contract form provided by DORA that includes your consumer protection details. 

** Remember, your price is always Less 10%   ♥ 
Note: Prices listed are per hearing aid - Double cost if you need two
OTICON   Back to top
Normal Price
Less 10%
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MODEL: Opn S Premium
 
Styles:  Mini-RITE, mini-RITE+T*, BTE PP T*
$2085  $1875
MODEL: Opn S-R Premium (rechargeable)
 Styles: Mini-RITE + T*) Recharger case included
$2200 $2000
MODEL: Siya 1 Standard
  Styles:  Mini-RITE
, Mini-RITE+T, RITE, BTE
$1400 $1260
Both Opn and Siya products are bluetooth capatible with I-Phone.  
MODEL: Alta 2 Pro Premium
Design RITE; Mini-RITE; Mini-RITE with Ti* & Standard BTE
$1945 $1750
*T - includes telecoil for loop systems 
**Ti - Tinnitus masker option included
ACCESSORIES  
Connect clip - remote mic for Opn & Siya products $250 $225
Remote control - volume/program control $195 $175
Recharger for Opn 1 (available - being phased out) $300 $270
Streamer Pro for Alta 2 Pro  $300 $270
Bluetooth TV Box for Connectline $250 $225
Bluetooth Phone Box for ConnectLine $200 $180
Micro-mold to replace universal tips   $84/ear $75/ear
Micro-mold to replace high powered tips $121/ear $110/ear

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Your price is "less 10%"
MODEL: Virto B (Belong) Custom series* Normal Price Less 10%
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Virto B90 Wireless Premium $2450 $2200
Virto B70 Wireless Advanced $2000 $1800
Virto B50 Wireless Standard $1650 $1485
Virto B30  Non-wireless Essential $1334 $1200
*Custom products require earmold impressions.  All technology levels are available in the following custom styles:  ITE, HS, MC, and CIC.  Note: The Virto B50 tends to be our most used model.

 
MODEL:  Audeo "Marvel" RIC Series
Available with "rechargable" battery* (no additional charge)
 
Normal Price Less 10%
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Audẻo M90 (RIC) Premium $2500 $2250
Audẻo M70 RIC Advanced $2000 $1800
Audẻo M50 (RIC) Standard $1700 $1530
Audẻo M30 RIC Essential $1225  $1100
Marvel RIC's are bluetooth capable with ALL cell phones; and, totally hands-free as the microphone on hearing aids pick up your voice.  Introduced in early 2019 - it is BEST new product if bluetooth connectivity to phone or other devices is important for you. 
ACCESSORIES
Separate/replacement recharger for Marvel RIC $300* $270*
Wireless CROS Transmitter (for single sided deafness) $1150 $1035
Pilot One (Remote control) $250 $225
Compilot & TV Link $370 $333
Compilot and remote mic $370 $333
Micro-mold to replace universal tip   $84/ear $75/ear
Roger Pen (wireless mic + Bluetooth) $1150 $1035
Roger Easy Pen (wireless mic only) $999 $899
                                                                            

  *  All recharger battery containers hold two hearing aids 

 

Note:  The price list above includes the hearing aids most often used in our office which gives you a good idea that we genereally charge much less than other hearing aid and audiology providers.  Oticon and Phonak carry many more hearing aid products; and we can and do carry other brands, such as Starkey and Siemens.  For information on the cost of any other products, please feel free to contact us.

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