In-the-canal Hearing Aid (ITC)

Hearing aid which fits in the canal of the outer ear. An in-the-canal (ITC) hearing aid fills the outer part of the ear canal and a small part of the concha bowl of the outer ear. ITC hearing aids are most appropriate for mild to moderately-severe hearing loss. They include a microphone, amplifier, digital processor, receiver, and battery. ITC hearing aids fit best when they are custom made using an ear impression of the ear canal. It is a type of custom hearing aid.

Lindsey Banks


Lindsey Banks is a graduate of the Doctor of Audiology (Au.D.) program at the University of Florida. She uses her diverse experience in hearing healthcare and her passion for helping people to provide credible information to those with hearing loss who visit Everyday Hearing.