Paediatric Audiology Hearing Services - North

Type of service:
Health Services
Kettering General Hospital NHS Trust, Rothwell Road, Kettering, Northamptonshire NN16 8UZ
Telephone number:
01536 492136
Service description:

Children's Audiology provides hearing assessments for children and young people (from newborn babies up to the age of 18). Hearing assessments for children/young people aged between 5 -18 years, can be provided at Kettering General Hospital, Corby Diagnostic Centre and Nene Park Hospital. Babies and children under 5 years can have a hearing assessment at Kettering General Hospital.

Children's Audiology provides a hearing aid service from newborn babies up until the end of full-time education. This service includes fitting hearing aids (both behind the ear hearing aids and bone conduction hearing aids), earmolds, repairs to hearing aids, reviews, and hearing aid accessories.

If you are concerned about your child’s hearing please see one of the following professionals to be referred for a hearing assessment:

  • GP
  • Health Visitor
  • Paediatrician
  • Speech and Language Therapist

Related Documents:

Age range:
0 - 18 years
Eligibility criteria:
  • Age - Early Years (0-5)
  • Age - School (5-18)
Referral route:
  • Education or school
  • G.P or health referral
  • Multi Agency Safeguarding Hub (MASH)
  • Other
  • Professional referral
  • School referral
  • Social Care
Last updated on:
Location map: