Audiology Service


Location

Due to the emergency closure of Roehampton Wing, the Audiology service administration team have relocated temporarily to  Princess Alexandra Wing. Clinics have also been displaced and being offered in a range of other settings on and offsite. For further information please contact the team on 020 8934 6406 or khft.audiology@nhs.net

Parking and directions: https://kingstonhospital.nhs.uk/patients-visitors/outpatients/find-us/

About Us

Our service

We diagnose, manage and treat disorders of the ear including hearing loss, tinnitus and balance problems.

We issue hearing aids and implants, advise your and your family when you are diagnosed with hearing loss and teach communication skills. We can also give advice on protection to prevent hearing loss.

Our purpose and vision

We are here to provide high-quality healthcare to people of all ages. Our vision is to achieve the best possible outcomes for all by epitomising our Trust’s values: to be caring, safe, responsible and value each other.

Creating a positive, helpful and friendly environment before, during and after visits enables us to develop good relationships with patients and their families.

Our objectives

  • To offer a friendly, professional service
  • To deliver services in a timely way, and in partnership with others
  • To operate in a context of safety, quality and compassionate care
  • To be innovative and work to improve our services
  • To be efficient, productive and cost effective

Patient satisfaction is at the core of our service. Our staff are trained and motivated to give the best possible care. We strive to:

  • Encourage early identification, diagnosis and management of hearing loss, tinnitus and dizziness
  • Provide individual care that involves families and responds to information and psycho-social needs
  • Provide links to lip-reading classes, assistive technologies and other rehabilitation services
  • Promote inclusion and participation of people who are deaf or hard of hearing

Paediatric Service

To learn what to expect during your child’s visit to the Audiology Clinic, click here.

Adult Hearing Aid Service

To learn what to expect during your visit to the Hearing Aid Clinic, click here.

Additional information

Newborn Hearing Screening Service, click here.

Tinnitus Support Group, click here.

Children’s Hearing Services Working Group, click here.

Sensory “Stay and Play” Playgroup, click here.

2019-20 Audiology Patient Survey results, click here.

Audiology Services leaflet, click here.

For all patient guides and videos, visit our document library

Contact Us

Tel: 020 8934 6406

How to Refer

How to refer people to us

We accept requests from any primary or social care professional, hospital practitioner and partner. Standard referral forms are available on request; for further details, please email khft.audiology@nhs.net

If you are already known to us, you can self-refer by calling our bookings team.

Our service is accredited by the UK Accreditation Service. For more information, click here.


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