The University of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust Audiology Services are based across the Bay at Furness General Hospital, Royal Lancaster Infirmary, Westmorland General, Queen Victoria Health Centre in Morecambe and Ulverston Health Centre.
The team covers a wide range of audiology services involving the diagnoses and management of hearing loss. These services include:
- Adult hearing testing and hearing aid fitting.
- Paediatric hearing testing and hearing aid fitting.
- Balance testing.
- Bone anchored hearing aids.
- Tinnitus management services.
- Assistive listening devices.
As part of our service, all sites across offer Repair Clinics. These clinics do not require an appointment, you just attend the below clinics at the specified times and are seen on the day.
Hearing aid adjustments, battery checks and basic repairs can be carried out at the below clinics:
Furness General Hospital
Mondays 2pm – 5pm & Tuesdays 8.30am – 12pm
Royal Lancaster Infirmary
Mondays, Wednesday & Thursdays 12.30pm – 4pm
Westmorland General Hospital
Tuesdays & Thursdays 9.30am – 12pm
Queen Victoria Hospital
Tuesdays & Thursdays 1pm – 5pm
Ulverston Health Centre
Wednesdays 9.30am – 12pm
The below clinics are for battery checks and basic repairs only:
Carnforth (Ash Trees Surgery)
Last Friday of every month 9am – 11.45am
Arnside Medical practice
Frist Friday of every month 9.30am – 11.30am
Windermere Health Centre
Third Thursday of every month 2pm – 4pm
Second Thursday of every month 2pm – 4pm
Please note the repairs clinics do not run if they fall on Bank Holidays.
If you have never been seen by Audiology before and you are concerned about your hearing, you should contact your GP for a referral to Audiology.
Please see below for self help advice regarding wax management and maintenance of hearing aids with earmoulds:
If you have any enquiries regarding Audiology services or an appointment you have with Audiology, please contact the team using the details below: