Veterans and Current Military

Hearing help for Veterans

As the only American-owned hearing aid company, Starkey is proud to help those who serve our country.

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2.7 million

Number of Veterans
affected by hearing
loss or tinnitus*

30 percent

Veterans are 30% more
likely to have hearing loss
than non-Veterans**

*Source: U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

**Source: Groenewold, M. (2011, July 22). Severe Hearing Impairment Among Military Veterans — United States, 2010. Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report, 60(28);955-958

Hearing Loss in Veterans

Many Veterans experience hearing loss

Exposure to loud noise is common in the military. Current and former members have a high risk of hearing loss and tinnitus. But help is available.

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Hearing Benefits for Veterans

Help is available for America’s heroes

Starkey hearing aids offer superior sound quality and features you'll love — like streaming, rechargeability and fitness tracking. Premium hearing solutions are available through your local VA.

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Help & Support

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Discover how your Starkey hearing aids can help you hear and live better. Here you'll find the resources you need to help you get the most from your new device.

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Frequently asked questions

According to, all Veterans enrolled in VA’s health care system are eligible for comprehensive audiology diagnostic evaluations. Specific eligibility rules apply to hearing aid services.

Veterans assistance for hearing loss is dependent upon your unique situation and benefits package. To determine what benefits you may be eligible for please contact the VA facility in your area.

All Starkey hearing aids feature our proven Multiflex Tinnitus Technology, which provides a customizable sound stimulus designed to deliver the one thing every sufferer wants — relief.

Not only is Starkey the only American-owned and operated manufacturer of hearing aids, we lead the way in sound quality, custom-fit devices and invisible styles. We are also the first to have hearing aids with onboard sensors and artificial intelligence that track body and brain health, detect falls and much more.

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