At Cairns Audiology Group our Audiologists are able to take impressions of your ears to make in-house or custom manufactured ear plugs for a variety of uses. This is a quick and pain-free experience, but does require an appointment.
• Noise Excluding Earplugs
• Musician Earplugs
• Water Excluding Earplugs
• Personal Communication Earplugs
Noise Excluding Ear Plugs:
In House Noise Excluding Ear Plugs:
Our in house noise excluding ear plugs are made from the ear impressions taken during your appointment and are available for collection within hours. These ear plugs can be made for a variety of situations including noisy workplaces, recreational shooting, motor racing or even a snoring partner.
Custom Manufactured Noise Excluding Ear Plugs:
These noise excluding plugs are made of soft silicone hypo-allergenic material and are manufactured from an impression taken of your ear which has been sent to a select manufacturer. They are designed to be worn whilst exposed to high intensity noise such as gunfire, rock bands, power tools etc. The manufacturer can customise the ear plugs by adding removal notches, ID name tags, a connection-cord between the plugs etc.
Musician’s Earplugs have acoustic filters that provide hearing protection by lowering sound intensity whilst still maintaining sound quality without distortion. The acoustic filters are imbedded in custom soft earplugs to provide a comfortable fit. These earplugs are a good option for professional musicians.
Water Excluding Earplugs:
In House Water Excluding Earplugs:
Our in house water excluding ear plugs are made from the ear impressions taken during your appointment and are available for collection within hours. These ear plugs are made for those needing to keep their ear canals dry for various reasons including; susceptibility to ear infections and the presence of perforated ear drums or grommets.
Custom Manufactured Water Excluding Ear Plugs:
These water excluding plugs are made of soft silicone hypo-allergenic material and are manufactured from an impression taken of your ear which has been sent to a select manufacturer. They are designed keep water out of the canal while swimming or bathing. These can be custom ordered with a connection-cord between plugs and are available in a variety of colours.
At Cairns Audiology Group we also stock a range of Doc Pro Plugs which are suitable for Scuba Diving, Snorkelling and swimming and EarWrap headbands which are made of neoprene wetsuit material and recommended for children using water excluding ear plugs.
Personal Communication Earplugs:
These earplugs are custom made to suit a variety of needs and uses, including use with iPod or iPhone earphones to provide a snug fit. These can also be fit with client specific communication ear pieces such as those used by security personnel, stage managers, police officers and people involved in motor sports.