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Everything You Need To Know About MD Hearing Aids

Published: February 9, 2023

Updated: February 9, 2023

Today’s hearing aid market has made it easier than ever to get hearing aids quicker and at a lower cost. With many brands, such as MD Hearing and Lexie Hearing, offering direct-to-consumer hearing aids, available for purchase online with no audiologist visit required, it’s important to understand what each offers to ensure your individual hearing needs are met. 

One brand that you are likely to come across is MD Hearing. So what do MD Hearing products offer? Let’s start with some background.

MD Hearing Background

MD Hearing has provided more than 500,000 Americans with affordable hearing. Their hearing aids are FDA-registered and FDA-approved medical devices that are shipped all over the U.S. They offer two behind-the-ear models (the AIR and the VOLT) and one inside-the-canal model (the NEO).

MD Hearing Aid Models

Hearing Aid Model Price & Warranty Features
  • From $399.98 for a single hearing aid and $799.98 per pair of hearing aids
  • 45-day risk-free trial period.
  • 4 environment settings
  • Size 13 batteries
  • Noise-reduction and feedback cancellation 
  • Sweatproof
  • From $599.98 for a single hearing aid and $1199.98 for a pair of hearing aids.
  • 45-day risk-free trial period.
  • Rechargeable; full charge lasts 20+ hours
  • 4 environment settings
  • Dual Directional Microphones
  • Noise-reduction and feedback cancellation
  • From $799.99 for a single hearing aid and $1599.98 for a pair of hearing aids.
  • 45-day risk-free trial period.
  • Smartphone compatible.
  • Personalized hearing.
  • Adaptive technology.
  • 4 environment settings.
  • Dual Directional Microphones.
  • Noise-reduction and feedback cancellation.
  • VIP priority support line.
  • VIP onboarding with hearing professional.
  • From $499.99 for a single hearing aid and $999.98 for a pair of hearing aids.
  • 45-day risk-free trial period.
  • Fits discreetly inside-the-canal.
  • Rechargeable; full charge offers 17+ hours battery. 
  • Noise-reduction and feedback cancellation

More on MD Hearing’s Models

The Air

The Air is MD Hearing’s best seller. These hearing aids are virtually invisible while still packing the punch of a quality hearing aid. The Air features high-quality sound and advanced digital technology which is ideal for older adults who spend time in loud environments. Included is a free protection plan and extra batteries.

The Volt

The Volt was MD Hearing’s first rechargeable hearing aid. The battery takes approximately 3-3.5 hours for a full charge which, on average, lasts 20+ hours. The Volt features two directional microphones which help offer a more pleasurable listening experience by distinguishing voice from background noise.

The Volt Max

The Volt Max is MD Hearing’s “smart” model—it focuses on the sounds the wearer wants to hear by automatically detecting and adjusting to surrounding noise. This device is also Bluetooth-enabled so you can pair the hearing aids with your smartphone and manage them through the MD Hearing app. The app also makes it possible for the wearer to adjust the Volt Max customized noise reduction and settings to each ear individually.

The Neo

The Neo is MD Hearing’s in-the-canal (ITC) hearing aids and boasts a rechargeable battery with a discreet fitting, with 17+ hours of power on a single full charge. The Neo also features advanced noise reduction to reduce background noise and advanced feedback 

MD Hearing Warranty

All MD Hearing devices come with a 1-year manufacturer’s warranty which covers any malfunctions or defective parts. The warranty begins from the date the customer receives their hearing aids. MD Hearing will repair or replace the hearing instruments at no cost to their customers. 

The MDShield Protection Plan is also available at an additional cost. This covers any type of accidental damage, such as water exposure, battery corrosion, or breakage. Keep in mind that it doesn’t cover the loss or theft of the hearing aids. 

MD Hearing Service Offering

MD Hearing provides medical-grade hearing aids that are registered with the FDA. Their online shopping platform makes the purchase process relatively easy, and the free delivery is helfpul. MD Hearing offers a 45-day trial period with every purchase, during which the hearing aids can be returned for a full refund. They also have a dedicated support team of hearing instrument specialists who assist customers as needed via phone or email.

In addition to the hearing aids, MD Hearing has a free online hearing test that was designed by audiologists, ENT doctors, hearing aid specialists, and sound engineers you can take right from home. You get your results instantly and the test takes less than 8 minutes. 

MD Hearing Accessories and Extras

You can shop for accessories for your hearing aids on MD Hearing’s website, making it easy to stock up on consumables. The following accessories are available:

  • Size 312 batteries
  • MDShield Protection Plan
  • Circular domes in a variety pack
  • One size circular domes
  • Carrying case
  • Tubing air blower
  • Cleaning tool set
  • ComortTIPs
  • Dehumidifier jar
  • Thin tubing
  • Earwax rinse kit
  • UV-Clean and dry box

Why choose Lexie Hearing?

Lexie Hearing believes in affordable and accessible hearing healthcare solutions for everyone, and strives to bring high-quality and feature-rich hearing aids to those who need them most. Lexie Hearing also offers fully-remote ongoing support if you have any trouble with your hearing aids, or if you simply want to chat with a Lexie Expert™ about your hearing loss, we are all ears! Make sure to visit the Lexie B2 hearing aids Powered by Bose page for more detail.

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Written by Natalie Gould



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