100% invisible extended wear hearing aid
We are proud to have been chosen as one of the few hearing aid company’s to provide the unique invisible hearing product the Lyric. The Lyric is unique, there is nothing else like it on the market today. Completely invisible, wear it for months at a time, no battery changes, just living life without constraints.
Perfect for mild to moderate hearing loss the Lyric hearing aid is completely invisible and is the world’s first hearing aid which can be worn for extended periods of time. No one can see how well you can hear 24 hours a day, seven days a week for months at a time.
Benefits of Wearing Lyric
- 100% Invisible – Placed in your ear canal, Lyric remains completely out of sight – invisible to the world.
- Clear, natural sound – Enjoy full natural sound everywhere you go.
- 24/7 hearing – Wear Lyric around the clock for months at a time without taking it out* through daily activities such as exercising or even showering**.
A Natural Listening Experience
While traditional hearing aids capture and process sound outside of the ear, Lyric uses the natural anatomy of the ear to amplify and give you a full, natural listening experience.
Because Lyric is placed in the ear canal near the eardrum by a trained professional, it is the world’s only 100% invisible hearing aid.
Micro-engineering at its best
Lyric’s miniature size combined with its exceptional build quality, allows it to withstand the challenging conditions within the ear canal. Originating in Silicon Valley, Lyric incorporates Swiss precision engineering to create a work of technological art.
To learn more about invisible, incredible hearing with Lyric, make a Lyric appointment.
Lyric subscription model
What does a Lyric subscription cover?
A subscription covers one year of Lyric hearing, which includes replacement Lyric devices and servicing throughout the year period. With Lyric, there are no repairs or battery replacements and you will receive technology updates as they become available. Each Lyric device lasts for months at a time.* When you need a new Lyric, you will visit your provider for a replacement device.
Can I purchase Lyric without a subscription?
No, this is not possible. Lyric is only sold by yearly subscription.
How do I get help with my Lyric if I am out of town?
If you are traveling and need help with your Lyric, you can visit any Certified Lyric Provider in countries where Lyric is available. The provider may charge a small fee for their services.
Do I have to return to my Certified Lyric Provider each time I want a new device?
Yes, you need to return to your provider for your device replacements. These visits typically take around 10 minutes.
Lyric is sold through Certified Lyric Providers on a subscription basis. Unlike regular hearing aids which need to be replaced when outdated, Lyric’s yearly subscription provides you with new devices on a regular basis. There is also the opportunity to try Lyric risk free for 30 days. If you do decide to purchase Lyric there are a number of different payment options that your provider will be happy to discuss with you. For further information, please call your nearest Imperial Hearing Centre.
Is Lyric for me?
Lyric supports your active lifestyle
The Lyric device is placed deep within the ear canal at our practise and is just 12mm long and sits just 4 mm from your ear drum, using the natural properties of your ear’s anatomy so you hear the way your ears are designed to! Also because it can be worn all day and night it lets you live your life without constraints. In fact people that wear Lyric say they feel like they no longer wear a hearing aid.
- Lyric can be worn in most situations – Various sports, sleeping, wearing ear phones, with a helmet or even in the shower*.
- Lyric is easy to use – Once it’s fitted you can enjoy quality hearing for months at a time.
- No maintenance – No battery to change.
General information about Lyric
What type of hearing loss does Lyric address?
Lyric is designed to fit mild to moderately-severe hearing loss.
What does it feel like to wear Lyric?
Lyric is made from a soft biocompatible material designed to contour to the ear canal and ensure natural ventilation and stable, comfortable placement.
Does Lyric require a medical procedure?
No. Lyric is a hearing aid that is placed in the ear canal and programmed by a Certified Lyric Provider in their office. The initial sizing and fitting process for Lyric takes about one hour.
Can I remove Lyric on my own?
Yes, if necessary. Once you’ve been fitted with Lyric, your provider will give you a tool called the SoundLync™ that can be used to take the device out or adjust the volume. However, Lyric is not designed to be reinserted once removed. You will have to go back to your provider for a replacement.
Can I use headsets or earphones with Lyric?
Yes, one of the benefits of Lyric is that you can continue to use external headphones and external hearing protection. Check with your provider if you are not sure.
Can I use my phone while wearing Lyric?
Yes, another benefit of Lyric is that it can be worn while talking on a mobile or fixed-line phone. In fact, Lyric can be worn during most daily activities, including sleeping, showering, exercising and using headphones.
Can I swim with Lyric?
Lyric is water resistant, not waterproof**. Therefore, underwater swimming and diving are not recommended. However, Lyric can be worn in the shower or during water activities in which the head is not fully submerged under water. Speak to your provider about protecting your devices during water activities as swim molds can be worn with Lyric.
Can I fly on a plane with Lyric?
Yes, you can fly while wearing Lyric.
Will Lyric set off a metal detector?
No. The metal components in Lyric are too small to set off metal detectors.
Can I have an MRI, X-ray or CT scan while wearing Lyric?
Lyric must be removed before you have an MRI but is fine to wear during an X-ray or CT scan. However, in all cases we recommend that you inform the physician and/or technician about the Lyric device. Your Lyric provider will replace your devices.
88% of Lyric users agree that Lyric comes close to giving them their natural hearing back,* and a whopping 93% would recommend Lyric to a friend or loved one.** See below how people are connecting with loved ones and enjoying life to the fullest with the invisible, incredible hearing experience that Lyric provides.