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Audiology

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

Grange Clinic
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:

Self Help Solutions For The Ears

How to change the earmould tubing

Instructions on How to Fit an Ear Mould to Your Hearing Aid

If you have any enquiries regarding Audiology services or an appointment you have with Audiology, please contact the team using the details below:

Furness General Hospital Audiology department (also for enquiries about Ulverston Health Centre)
Tel: 01229 870870
Email: FGH.Audiology@mbht.nhs.uk

Westmorland General Hospital Audiology department
Tel: 01539 795369
Email: WGH.Audiology@mbht.nhs.uk

Royal Lancaster Infirmary Audiology department (also for enquiries about Queen Victoria Hospital)
Tel: 01524 583716
Email: RLI.Audiology@mbht.nhs.uk