Audiology Service Pricing

At Merit Hearing, we are pleased to offer a wide variety of audiology services. Out-of-pocket service pricing for our most common offerings can be found below. Your insurance may cover some or all of the costs. Prices are subject to change. Please contact us for information on services not listed.

Whether you purchased your hearing aids with us, or through another company, we are happy to take care of your continuing healthcare needs. We work with all major brands of hearing aids including: Oticon, Phonak, ReSound, Rexton, Widex, Unitron, Starkey, and Signia. Our services include hearing aid services, tinnitus & hyperacusis management, CAPD therapy, and OSHA occupational hearing testing.

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Hearing and Hearing Aid Services

ServicePrice
Comprehensive audiometric exam (hearing test)$40
Hearing aid clean & check$40
Hearing aid assessment/consultation, monaural$55
Hearing aid assessment/consultation, binaural$70
Real ear measures$45
Hearing aid adjustment, monaural$45
Hearing aid adjustment, binaural$55
Hearing aid fitting & orientation with purchase of device(s)$80
Hearing aid fitting & orientation with outside device(s)$185
Ear impression, each$25
Ear mold, each$75 – $150
Tympanometry & reflex thresholds$30
Earwax removal$40
Hearing aid repair service, in-office$40
Replacement receiver, each [price dependent on brand]$65 – $104
Hearing aid repair, out-of-office, each [price dependent on brand & age of devices]$170 – $300
Hearing aid supplies & batteries can be purchased onlineVariable

Hearing Aid Service Subscriptions

While we are an “unbundled” clinic, we do offer hearing aid service subscription plans. Purchasing a service plan is always optional, but it may provide additional savings and peace of mind. Service plans are valid at any Merit Hearing location.

In order to purchase a service plan, your hearing aids must be in good working order. The hearing aids do not have to have been purchased from Merit Hearing to qualify. Service plans are non-refundable.

Silver Service Plan – $10/month

The Silver Plan is a great option for patients who have stable hearing who can manage routine maintenance at home and who utilize their hearing aid app to make adjustments. The Silver plan includes:

  • Hearing aid drop-off repair clinic
  • In-warranty manufacturer hearing aid repairs
  • Loaner hearing aids
  • Hearing aid batteries sold at cost
  • 15% off dome tips and wax filters

The Silver Plan costs $10 per month.

Gold Service Plan – $24/month

The Gold Plan offers additional advantages and is an excellent choice for patients who want comprehensive service coverage and who prefer to see their provider in-person. The Gold Plan includes:

  • Hearing aid drop-off repair clinic
  • In-warranty manufacturer hearing aid repairs
  • Loaner hearing aids
  • Hearing aid batteries sold at cost
  • 50% off dome tips and wax filters
  • Hearing evaluation
  • Other diagnostics, tympanometry, acoustic reflexes
  • Unlimited hearing aid adjustments
  • Otoscopy
  • Earwax removal
  • After 1 year of continuous service coverage, exclusive discount on new hearing aids

The Gold plan costs $24 per month.

**These service plans do not cover lost hearing aids or out-of-warranty repairs by the manufacturer. If hearing aids are out-of-warranty, replacement parts (such as receivers) are not included.

Tinnitus & Hyperacusis Management

ServicePrice
Initial assessment, tinnitus$75
Initial assessment, hyperacusis$75
Follow-up visit, 30 minutes$45
Comprehensive Audiometric Exam$40

Central Auditory Processing Disorder (CAPD)

Patients must be 7 years of age or older and have normal hearing (as evidenced by a hearing test within the last 6 moths) to be evaluated and treated for CAPD. CAPD testing and therapy is currently available in our West Des Moines office.

ServicePrice
CAPD Evaluation, initial$300
CAPD Therapy$120
CAPD Evaluation, post-therapy$180

OSHA Occupational Hearing Testing

Please contact us for a quote. Service pricing will be dependent on a variety of factors including distance, number of employees, type of testing, and personnel requirements.