The aim of our department is to provide a full assessment, diagnostic, balance and rehabilitation service for adults. We also see children that have any hearing problems.
As a department we want our patients to feel satisfied, comfortable and to have trust in us by continuously offering our patients care and support
1 Lead Audiologist (Amanda Saxon)
4 Senior Audiologists
2 Assistant Technical Officers (ATO)
We have close links with The University of Manchester and have students working with us
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We perform various diagnostic assessments for our ENT colleagues
Maintenance- Corda/ Open Fitting
Swim moulds provide an opportunity to adults and young children to take part in their normal day to day water based activities, such as showering, swimming etc. Swim moulds generally provide an added layer of protection, protecting the ear canal and middle ear from infections
There is an additional cost of £15 per swim plug
If anyone feels they would like a swim plug please contact the Audiology Department on 0161 922 6381 who will be happy to assist
We accept GP direct referrals for people aged over 18 with hearing problems.
The department offers Assessments at:-
You can state your preferable location to your GP
We also operate a booked appointment system for all hearing aid repairs, servicing and adjustments at the hospital or a drop-in retube and batteries service at the clinics.
Social Services can provide help and advice on adaptations in the home
You can self refer for these or ask you Audiologist to refer you:
Tel: 0161 342 2400
Derbyshire Social Sensory Team
Tel: 08456 058 058
Links to PDF leaflets will be linked here.
How to Contact Us
The Hearing Centre
Hartshead Building North
Tameside Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Tel: 0161 922 6381
Fax: 0161 922 6650
You can find all of our service information in the document below:-
If you have any further questions about our service or require any promotional leaflets please do not hesitate to contact us
Contact Details: 0161 922 6468 / 6469
Location: Ward 29, Charlesworth Building
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