Peter Ferguson

Hearing Aid Audiologist
  • Hearing Aid Audiologist
Peter Ferguson qualified as a Hearing Aid Audiologist in 1979. He is a Fellow of the Irish Society of Hearing Aid Audiologists. He has held the posts of Secretary and Registrar of this body. This is the State-recognised professional association of hearing aid audiologists in Ireland.

He is a Fellow of the British Society of Hearing Aid Audiologists. He is a Full Member of the British Society of Audiology and an international member of the British Academy of Audiology.

He is the only executive Full Member of the Association of Independent Hearing Healthcare Professionals (A.I.H.H.P.) in Ireland. This is an international society of Hearing Aid Audiologists, which promotes high professional standards. Each member commits to maintain annual continuing education and to use routinely additional hearing testing techniques such as Real Ear Measurement, Tympanometry and Video Otoscopy.

He holds an Fd. Sc. in Hearing Aid Audiology from Anglia Ruskin College in Cambridge. He holds a certificate from Aston University in the professional development Course on Ear Care. He is registered with the Department of Social Protection for Treatment Benefit. He is registered with the Hearing Care Professional Council (HCPC) in the UK. He also holds a Bachelor of Science Pharmacy Degree from University College Dublin. He is a founder member of the Mid-West School for Deaf Children, Rosbrien, Limerick and has served for many years on the Board of Management. He is past President of the Mid West Parents of Deaf Children.He has lectured in University College Dublin on the Hearing Aid Audiology Diploma course.

Peter At Work

A glance at where you will be tested.

Hearing Aid Audiologist

Informing Patients

During a hearing assessment Peter will inform the patient of what he is doing, why he is doing it and how their hearing loss, if present is, is occuring. He will se various peices of equipment in the office to demonstrate this.

Hearing Aid Audiologist

Explaining the Basics

Patients will be given an understanding of the ear and how it works in order to explain the way in which their loss is occuring and how the various technologies can work to improve hearing.

Hearing Aid Audiologist

Examining a patient

Here Peter is examining a patient. During a patients assessment they will be tested with state-of-the-art equipment which provides a very detailed and comprehensive analysis of hearing loss.