How to

Clean your hearing aid

Keeping your hearing aids clean

A hearing aid consists of several parts, many of which should be cleaned and maintained regularly. For instructions on how to clean a hearing aid, please select your hearing aid style:

Advice before cleaning

Due to the coronavirus, please wear gloves when cleaning hearing aids. If you have behind-the-ear hearing aids, clean the hearing aid surface with wet wipes that do not contain alcohol. For in-the-ear hearing aids, all kinds of wet wipes can be used to clean the hearing aids' surface.

The microphone inlets can easily get blocked. If you are having problems with your hearing aids, check that the microphone inlets are not blocked.

Before handling a hearing aid, make sure you hold it over a soft surface to avoid damage if you drop it.

Using the MultiTool for cleaning

The MultiTool is a versatile tool that should be used to ensure the best care, cleaning and performance of your hearing aids:

Replace the brush when necessary. Simply pull it out of the tool and insert a new fresh brush. Press the new one firmly into the handle.

MultiTool brushes can be purchased from your hearing care professional.

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Need more help?

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Get a hearing test, receive help and advice, and buy accessories, spare parts, and cleaning tools from authorized Oticon hearing care professionals.

Locate hearing center

  • Download Center

    Visit our Download Center to access your instruction manual and videos

  • Did you know?

    You can connect your hearing aids to your phone, TV, and other applications and be able to adjust their sound to your preferences.

  • Taking care of your hearing aids

    Your hearing aids have to cope with everything from moisture to wax. Visit our support section for guidelines on the use and care of your new hearing aids.

  • Find a hearing center

    Get a hearing test and receive help and advice from authorized Oticon hearing care professionals.