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How We Hear

To understand hearing loss, it helps to understand how we hear. Your ear is an amazing organ that, very simply put, turns sound waves in the air into information in your brain — and sometimes emotions in your heart.

It can perceive sounds from barely audible to very loud, differentiate their loudness and distance, and pinpoint the direction of a sound source to an amazing degree of accuracy. The short movie on the following page will clearly demonstrate how your ear performs the wonderful task of hearing.

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Living with a hearing aid

There are numerous state-of-the-art hearing aids available with different styles, features, and cosmetic solutions that can greatly enhance your daily life without hindering your individual lifestyle.

But all hearing aids have certain characteristics in common. They are made to selectively increase the volume of the sounds you want to hear. They can make soft sounds audible, while at the same time making moderate or loud sounds comfortable, thus providing relief in both noisy and quiet situations. No hearing aid can solve every hearing problem or restore normal hearing, but they are designed to provide amplification so that you can hear and understand better.

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Improved Hearing with Siemens Hearing Aids

Since the beginning of 2015, the former hearing instrument division of Siemens AG has been trading under the name Sivantos. With a growth-oriented strategy, Sivantos will continue to develop, manufacture, and sell the hearing instruments of the Siemens brand. The declared goal is global market leadership and the further development of existing innovation strength. Even today, Siemens hearing instruments based on the latest binax technology platform are already one of the most advanced solutions available on the market for the hearing impaired.

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Siemens Audiology business is now Sivantos



Erlangen, Germany – January 16, 2015

Change of control effective January 15th, 2015. New owners of Sivantos are comprised of anchor investor EQT with Strüngmann family and Siemens as co-investors. New group name is Sivantos. Sivantos Group is a trademark licensee of Siemens AG, and will continue to develop, market and sell hearing aids under the brand Siemens.

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