Today,Soundwave Hearing, a pioneering OTC hearing aid manufacturer, announced it has teamed withAmptify, a leading hearing health technology platform, to bundle the purchase of the customizable Sontro Hearing Aids with access to Amptify’s provider network and a personalized version of Amptify’s digital therapeutic (DTx) for hearing loss.
Their conversation touches on Anthony’s career and stories from his early days in medical tech. They then move into a deeper conversation on remote hearing testing, selling DTC, and navigating OTC regulations.
According to the National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders, approximately 15 percent of American adults report some trouble with hearing loss. Although hearing loss is a common problem for many people, taking the first step toward purchasing their first pair ofnew hearing aids can be the biggest struggle the most common reason being stigma surrounding hearing aids for people both young and mature.