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Audiology & Hearing Aids

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Established Reputation

Our Experienced Audiology Team has been providing Services for the Niagara community since 1972. The Hotel Dieu Shaver Hearing Aid Dispensary was established in 1998 in order to provide a full Hearing Healthcare service.
Our Team is friendly and helpful; uses state-of-the-art equipment and our audiologists are knowledgeable in all the latest technology. We have always been and continue to be here to listen and work with you to tailor a solution to your lifestyle needs.


The Audiology program consists of Audiologists who are hearing healthcare professionals who assess, diagnose and manage individuals with hearing difficulties.  Our Audiology Services are funded by the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care. 

Hearing Aid Dispensary

Our Team provides full Hearing Aid Dispensing Services, which include: dispensing and ongoing support of Hearing Aids, FM Systems, and other Assistive Listening Devices. In addition, hearing aid batteries and other accessories are available for purchase. Our Hearing Aid Dispensary is registered to provide services through the Assistive Devices Program (ADP), Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB), Department of Veteran’s Affairs (DVA), Ministry of Community and Social Services (ACSD and ODSP), Infant Hearing Program (IHP) and several insurance companies.
Hearing Aid Dispensary Services are fee for service. All of our proceeds are re-invested into the hospital to allow for continual organizational improvements to benefit our patients, programs and the community.

Program Services:

• Free Hearing Tests for all ages
• Hearing Aid Prescriptions
• We sell all makes of Hearing Aids
• Hearing Aid Support and Service
• Hearing Aid Orientation Clinics
• Auditory Processing (APD) evaluations
• Specialty Earplugs (e.g. Swim Molds, Musician's Earplugs, Noise Protection)
• Assistive Listening Devices (e.g. FM Systems, Alerting Devices, Alarm Clocks and Telephones, TV Devices, etc.)


Main Location:

Hotel Dieu Shaver Health and Rehabilitation Centre
Out-Patient Entrance
547 Glenridge Avenue
(across from Brock University)
St. Catharines ON L2T 4C2

Satellite Clinics:

Port Colborne Site of the Niagara Health System (NHS) – Audiology Services
Niagara-on-the-Lake Site of the NHS – Audiology and Hearing Aid Dispensary Services
• Both sites can accommodate children (5+ years) and adults

Referal Process:

Referrals are not necessary, although recommended.
Please bring your health card to your appointment.
Phone: (905) 685-1381 ext. 85233
Fax: (905) 688-9905

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