We are delighted to announce our new Hearing Centre in association with Audiology+ is now open at Fountain Therapies led by Senior Clinical Audiologist & Registered Hearing Aid Dispenser Mr Piotr Swiatek BSc (Hons) RCCP, RHad.
Piotr has been with Fountain Therapies for over 18 months and has been provided our Microsuction (Ear Wax Removal) Service during that time Piotr has been working in the audiology field for almost 12 years. He started as an Assistant Audiologist in Surrey Primary Care Trust NHS. He completed his training in Clinical Physiology & Audiology at Middlesex University in London in 2009. He continued his studies and successfully achieved BSc (Hons) in Hearing Science from Anglia Ruskin University in Cambridge.
Piotr is currently working as a Senior Clinical Specialist Audiologist at Croydon University Hospital. He is also a wax removal specialist, trained at the Royal National Throat, Nose and Ear Hospital. The ENT-led course was organised by the Ear Institute – University College London. Audiology Plus Ltd is his private audiology practice, offering a comprehensive diagnostic hearing assessment and private hearing aid fitting, tinnitus assessment and fitting of tinnitus maskers, custom noise protection and swim plugs. The aim of his company is to make a difference to patients with hearing impairment so that they may live life without restrictions. Piotr is a member of the Registered Council for Clinical Physiologists (RCCP) who governs the NHS audiologists. He is also the Registered Hearing Aid Dispenser (RHAD), registered with the Health and Care Professional Council.
We are offering a 45 minute Copmprehensice hearing tests and Assessment in our state of the art soundproof booth including Pure Tone Audiometry; Tympanometry (Middle ear function test) and Otoscopy. According to the results of the Hearing Assessment, the client and audiologist can work together to decide whether hearing aids will or can be beneficial for the individual’s lifestyle. Audiology Plus provide a wide range of modern digital hearing aids from various manufactures such as Oticon, Widex, Starkey etc.
We will also offer Tinnitus Treatment – Tinnitus can affect people in different ways. Most are not troubled by it as they have learned to live with it, but some may find it difficult to cope with. Audiology Plus provides Tinnitus assessment, counselling and management, offering noise generators with amplification and tinnitus maskers. We will continue to offer Microsuction (Ear Wax Removal) as we have for the past 18 months you can find out more here.
Speaking about the new Hearing Centre Piotr says “I am delighted to be expanding what we offer at Fountain Therapies and with the introduction of our new Hearing Centre we will be offering Independent Hearing Test and Assessments and spending more individual time with every client explaining the benefits of hearing aids which many of the bigger outlets simply cannot offer and great aftercare service. I will be working with Widex a brand leader in hearing aids and I am very excited about the new product launch from them in May which we will be holding at Fountain Therapies.”
If you would like to know more about our Hearing Centre and Audiology Services click here.