The Hearing Care Partnership is the UK's only 'Optician Only' hearing care company integrating market leading audiology with the very best in independent optometry. There are currently 70 carefully selected independent partner practices in the UK and Christopher Nixon Optometrists are proud to have joined this group - we are both fully committed to putting our patients first.
Your Hearing Changes
As we age, our hearing can become more difficult - this is often a gradual process and we may be unaware of the impact that this is having on our lives and those around us. We may lose the ability to hear certain sounds whilst others remain totally clear to us. Some of the situations you may be familiar with if your hearing is in decline include:
Here at Christopher Nixon Optometrists our audiologist offers 2 levels of hearing assessment and we believe that it is sensible to have your hearing checked regularly after 50 years of age.
Hearing Screening is a 15-20 minute check using a simple hearing screener. It shows how well you are hearing in 4 sound frequency ranges and the results will indicate whether a more detailed assessment is advisable.
Full Hearing Health Check is also free of charge. We always encourage a family member or friend to come along as a familiar voice is useful during the test. There are 4 stages in this 45 minute consultation:
If you wish to arrange an appointment or simply speak with us about your eye care please call