About Helen Pate

Hello, my name is Helen Pate and I am the lead Audiologist here at Digital Hearing Care. I visit our clients mainly at home but also in our head office in Keighley if preferred. I have been in this role since early 2016 and have loved getting to know all of our clients. Previous to this I worked in the NHS and for a hearing aid manufacturer so I have had lots of different experiences in the hearing aid world.

Oticon OPN updated

Oticon has now updated its OPN products and also introduced 2 new styles, a miniRITE with telecoil and a Power BTE (behind the ear with thick tubing). The mini RITE with telecoil (loop) facility will be useful for those customers who regularly use the loop such as at church, theatre, banks etc. but still need [...]

By |2017-06-11T11:12:06+00:00June 11th, 2017|General Hearing Articles, Hearing Aid Technology News|Comments Off on Oticon OPN updated

GN ReSound LiNX 3D

Hello, it’s Helen from Digital Hearing Care. This week I’ve had a visit from our GN ReSound representative. She came to show us their exciting new product the ReSound LiNX 3D which is now available as of the 1st May 2017. It’s a REALLY interesting new product on a couple of levels. In my opinion [...]

By |2017-05-05T19:18:38+00:00May 5th, 2017|General Hearing Articles, Hearing Aid Technology News|Comments Off on GN ReSound LiNX 3D

Phonak Bolero B and Virto B Titanium

Hi and welcome back to another technology update from Digital Hearing Care. We have had a busy start to the year and with spring approaching I am preparing to get even busier. This is because several of the manufacturers have updates on the horizon, launching over the next few months. This month Phonak launched their [...]

By |2017-03-19T16:38:53+00:00March 19th, 2017|General Hearing Articles, Hearing Aid Technology News|Comments Off on Phonak Bolero B and Virto B Titanium

What is Tinnitus?

During the month of February is Tinnitus awareness week and as Tinnitus is a common complaint for many of the customers I see I decided to write this short blog. As always please leave any questions or comments and I will get back to you asap. WHAT IS TINNITUS? Tinnitus is defined as- “ringing or [...]

By |2017-02-27T14:59:22+00:00February 27th, 2017|Digital Hearing Care News|Comments Off on What is Tinnitus?

Widex Beyond

Hello and welcome to the first blog of 2017. I am back in the new year with another new product for you- it's been a busy few months with Phonak and Oticon also launching new products in the last few months both of which you can read about in my previous blogs. Today though I [...]

By |2017-01-04T20:35:22+00:00January 4th, 2017|General Hearing Articles, Hearing Aid Technology News|Comments Off on Widex Beyond

Oticon OPN

Hi, Helen Pate, here, and welcome to another edition of my hearing aid technology blog and today I am writing about the exciting new product from Oticon – the Oticon OPN. I went to the launch of the Oticon OPN in Manchester and I have to say it was one of the most enjoyable launches [...]

By |2016-12-15T19:41:35+00:00December 15th, 2016|General Hearing Articles, Hearing Aid Technology News|Comments Off on Oticon OPN

Phonak Audeo B Belong

Hello, and welcome to the first edition of my audiology blog. My name is Helen Pate and I am the chief audiologist at Digital Hearing Care. On this blog I intend to discuss the latest technology in the world of hearing aids and any experience we have with new features - so you can see [...]

By |2016-12-07T09:26:56+00:00December 6th, 2016|General Hearing Articles, Hearing Aid Technology News|Comments Off on Phonak Audeo B Belong