HearingLife - Sydney

Open today by appointment
173 Esplanade Street Sydney, NS B1P 6H2
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A message from HearingLife - Sydney about COVID-19:

We are serving customers while taking the safety precautions necessary to ensure a comfortable and safe visit for everyone. All guidelines provided by the local authorities are being followed. At this time, we are operating by appointment-only visits including drop-off and pick-up services. We are not accepting walk-ins at this time. Please call us for more information, we are here to help.

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Adele Gouthro


Adele Gouthro joined the HearingLife healthcare team in 2011 and is a regional manager in the Sydney and Glace Bay region. She is happy to be helping people within her hometown community achieve healthy hearing. Adele earned her Master of Science degree in audiology from Dalhousie University.

Alyssa Ferguson


Alyssa Ferguson joined the HearingLife team in Sydney in 2015. Born with hearing loss herself, Alyssa has worn hearing aids since the age of 3 and enjoys sharing her own personal and professional experiences while helping others with their hearing needs. Alyssa graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree from Cape Breton University in 2011 and later earned a Master of Science degree in audiology from Western University in 2013.
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Glenn Basso

Hearing Instrument Specialist

Glen Basso joined the HearingLife healthcare team in 2013. He is a Board Certified Hearing Instrument Specialist with over 22 years experience in the hearing healthcare industry. He holds an MBA, CPA(CGA) designation and is currently enrolled in a doctoral program studying healthcare marketing. Glen is a member of the Canadian Hearing Instrument Practitioners Society, Nova Scotia Hearing Aid Society, Hearing Instrument Practitioners of Atlantic Canada, CGA Nova Scotia, and Triathlon Nova Scotia.

Judy Doucette

Hearing Instrument Specialist

Judy Doucette is highly-skilled in her role. She provides clients with helpful answers to their hearing health questions and ensures clients feel at ease at each and every appointment. Judy is a champion for our International Campaign for Better Hearing and encourages clients to bring a friend or family member along the hearing care journey. She will be happy to meet you and your loved ones.

Katie MacDougall

Client Service Administrator

Katie MacDougall welcomes clients into our clinic with a smile. She is professional and friendly and ensures clients feel comfortable at each any every appointment. Katie provides clients with the most up-to-date information on our hearing care services so they can receive the help they need. She looks forward to meeting you and your loved ones at your next visit.

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“I had great service. They have excelled and people working for them are very helpful and very patients”

of Millville, NS   
07/29/2019    Review submitted online
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About this hearing center

At HearingLife - Sydney, our hearing professionals understand firsthand the challenges and barriers that hearing loss can bring to daily life. That's why here in Sydney, our hearing professionals are committed to finding the right hearing solutions for you by providing individualized treatment plans and counseling support to better hearing. Call us today and speak to our friendly hearing staff to book your next appointment. We have proudly been serving the Cape Breton area for more than 50 years as both HearingLife Canada and Otarion Hearing!

We are located at the corner of Dorchester Street and Esplanade on the lower level of the Commerce Tower.

Hearing care services

  • Adult and pediatric hearing evaluations
  • Individualized healthy hearing care plan
  • Selection of digital hearing aids in a variety of styles, colours and brands
  • Hearing aid in-clinic demos
  • Custom fitting with selection of modern hearing aid accessories
  • Alternative listening devices
  • Custom ear products, including swim molds and noise protection
  • Newly launched tinnitus program
  • Supplies, including dry-aid kit and batteries
  • Expert Care Guarantee

Hours of operation

MondayOpen by appointment
TuesdayOpen by appointment
WednesdayOpen by appointment
ThursdayOpen by appointment
FridayOpen by appointment

Visit our other locations

HearingLife - Glace Bay
4 Sterling Road Unit B
Glace Bay, NS B1A 3X3

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Accepted forms of payment

  • Visa
  • MasterCard
  • American Express
  • Cash
  • Cheque
  • Debit
  • Financial aid
  • Financing available for those who qualify
  • Insurance accepted, please call for details
Disclaimer: This clinic profile is for general information purposes only.