The World's Only 100% Invisible, Extended-Wear Hearing Device, Worn 24/7.  Lyric 45‑Day Trial

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  • Lyric is... The World's ONLY Extended Wear hearing device. You hear 24/7 for months at a time.*
  • Lyric is... The ONLY completely "In The Canal" device that is soft, non-surgical and is fit immediately.
  • Lyric is... The ONLY device that doesn't need battery changes.
  • Lyric is... 100% invisible.
  • Lyric provides superior, natural sound quality because it is the ONLY device that is placed deep in the ear canal just millimeters from the ear drum.
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Thank you for your interest in Phonak's Lyric Hearing Device. Lyric can help you change your life without changing the way you live. We encourage you to contact us to schedule your complimentary Lyric Consultation. During the consultation, you will receive a Complimentary Hearing Test, and if you are a candidate, you can be fit with Lyric the same day and begin your 45-Day Risk-Free Trial!

45-Day Risk-Free Trial.
That means you get to experience the benefits of Lyric in your day to day life without commitment, deposits or pressure.

We invite you to take the first step toward better hearing and re-discover sounds you may not have heard in years. Our licensed professionals will work closely with you each step of the way.

Part of the Phonak line of hearing devices, Lyric® is the world's first and only deep insertion extended-wear device that is worn 24 hours a day for up to 3 months at a time. We have been fitting Lyric® since it was first introduced in 2007. In fact, we were one of the very first offices in the United States to offer this technology.

Lyric Premier Elite Provider Due to our expertise with this product we actively train audiologists in the United States and around the world to successfully fit the Lyric®. We conducted a study of over 100 Lyric® users and presented our findings at two national meetings and one international symposium. We also conducted a study of Lyric when worn by patients with tinnitus. All of our offices are designated Lyric® "Premier Elite Providers."

EXPERIENCE BETTER HEARING! The Better Hearing Centers have been serving SF Bay Area communities since 1975. We are a patient-centered practice, and our focus is helping patients stay connected to their active lifestyles. We offer CHOICE: Lyric is just one option; we work with every style of hearing device available from all the major manufacturers. We provide SERVICE: every hearing aid includes our high level of personal in-office service.

We offer VALUE: from entry level to premium technologies, we offer many choices tailored to every budget, lifestyle and hearing loss.

Experience Lyric Hearing Today!

Risk Free 45-Day Test Drive

Call Better Hearing Center

(510) 695-2498

Lyric is "smaller than a dime" and "takes advantage of the natural shape of the ear to collect and process sound. And because it's so deep in the ear, it's also invisible."

Good Morning America

Lyric "is placed inside the ear canal next to the ear drum making it invisible to the naked eye."


Lyric has "overcome many of the problems associated with traditional hearing aids."

The New York Times

"Patients are loving the Lyric's performance including the natural quality of the sound," says Dr. Paul Pessis, past president of the American Academy of Audiology.

Wall Street Journal

"Lyric is like a contact lens for the ear," Dr. Robert Schindler, Chairman Emeritus, Dept. of Otolaryngology, UCSF

ABC News

"The most noticeable thing about Lyric is... you don't notice them, you can't even see them."


Lyric, "a tiny little device is opening the world for a New York Giants (coach Mike Wauffle)."

FOX News

Lyric is "designed to resolve common problems associated with conventional aids, including feedback and difficulty hearing certain frequency ranges."

San Francisco Chronicle

Doctors say, Lyric "is one of the best advances they've seen in hearing aids. Like extended wear contact lenses have helped millions of people with vision problems, now the same concept is helping people with hearing loss."

ABC News

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*Individual replacement needs may vary. Duration of device battery life varies by patient and is subject to individual ear conditions. Lyric is water resistant, not waterproof, and should not be completely submerged underwater. Annual subscription begins the first day of trial. Lyric is not appropriate for all patients. Individual results may vary.

Our Better Hearing Center Locations

CSG Better Hearing Center
31 Panoramic Way, FL1
Walnut Creek, CA 94595

Better Hearing Center of Berkeley
2316 Dwight Way
Berkeley, CA 94704
(510) 695-2498

Better Hearing Center of Palo Alto
2483 Old Middlefield Way, Suite 110
Mountain View, CA 94043

Better Hearing Center of Monterey
665 Munras Avenue, Suite 103
Monterey, CA 93940

Golden Gate Hearing Services (San Francisco)
1400 Franklin Street
San Francisco, CA 94109

CSG Better Hearing Services, Inc., A Professional Audiology Corporation

CSG Better Hearing Center
2316 Dwight Way, Berkeley, CA 94704
(510) 695-2498
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