FEES AND REBATES

* Free hearing check for anyone aged 26 and over,
* Medicare rebates is available for Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT) specialist referrals,
* Medicare rebates is available if you are under a Chronic Disease Management
Plan, ask your doctor about the plan,
* Registered with Workcover,
* Private health insurance rebate may be available.

Some places offer free hearing test

We offer free hearing  checks for anyone aged 26 and over.  As a hearing care professional, we take our role of increasing hearing health awareness in the community seriously as our work can potentially change people’s lives.

Free services for pensioners/veterans

We received accreditation from the Commonwealth Hearing Service Program. Free on-going hearing services are provided to pensioners, veterans and other eligible clients (please refer to Office of Hearing Service website). Under the Office of Hearing Service Program, a person with hearing loss may be entitled to hearing devices to improve their quality of life. If you are new to the hearing program, you will need a medical clearance form from your GP. Please contact our office for a copy of the form. Existing clients under the Commonwealth Office of Hearing Service Program have access to a full range of hearing services from our office. Please feel free to contact us for any queries.

Other services

Our prices are always attractive, being 20-40% lower than some other places. For the following services fees, please call us on 3603 1370.  Fees are also displayed in our waiting room.

  • LiSN-S M Central Auditory Processing Assessment (must be 7 years old or above).
  • Professional custom-made ear plugs for noises, music and water.
  • Tinnitus Consultation
  • Hearing aids from Phonak, Siemens, Oticon, Bernafon, GN Resounds, Widex, Starkey, Unitron, Sonic Innovation are available.
  • Amplify devices for telephone and for television

Workcover

Sandgate Hearing is registered with Queensland WorkCover as a hearing service provider. For you have a referral from Workcover for hearing assessment, Workcover will pay for the fee in full.