Diagnosing and treating patients with hearing loss and balance problems.


Audiology tests at Cromwell Hospital are conducted in a custom built, sound-proofed suite of rooms.

The multi-specialist team works with closely with our ear, nose and throat (ENT) consultants.

We offer the following investigations:

  • pure tone audiometry (hearing test)
  • tympanometry (middle ear function test)
  • vestibular investigation (balance testing)
  • Dix Hallpike and Epley balance test
  • vestibular rehabilitation

In addition to hearing and balance tests, the audiology team offers a hearing aid consultation and fitting service, as well as custom-made ear plugs for swimmers.

Children's audiology

We also offer a specialist children's audiology service with:

  • state-of-the-art facilities and equipment
  • specialist paediatric audiologists and consultants
  • flexible appointment times
  • collaborative approach with speech therapy and other paediatric services

"I would like to thank everyone at Cromwell Hospital for the fantastic way you looked after me. I could not fault anyone during the time I spent with you - from the point I arrived in reception, to the catering team and every member of staff throughout the changes of shift during my stay."

Anonymous, Cromwell Hospital patient

Book an appointment today

Our telephone lines are open 8am to 6pm on Saturdays, excluding bank holiday weekends.

If you need support outside these hours, please call our appointments team on 020 7460 5700. The opening hours for this phone line are 8am to 8pm, Monday to Friday, and 8am to 2pm on Saturdays. Please note - regrettably we are unable to answer specific medical questions or offer medical advice via internet, email or telephone.