About Us

We are a private clinic based in Belfast, Holywood, Donaghadee & Newtownabbey Northern Ireland. Our team of qualified Audiologists have over a decades experience in delivering Audiological care to the public.

Our service is unique in that we deliver ear wax micro suction, hearing assessment and custom mould solutions in an affordable solution. We are fully certified as approved Aural Micro Suction Practitioners by “The Hearing Lab”, have HCPC accreditation and have BAA and RCCP membership as audiologists.

Stephen Hunter

Stephen Hunter BSc Hons Clin Phys & DIS, HCPC, BAA, RCCP, BSHAA

Stephen has been an Audiologist for over 15 years practising adult and paediatric hearing assessments and rehabilitation.  During his career he has worked in both the NHS and Private sectors where he gained specialist expertise in wax removal procedures and dispensing hearing aids.  He specialises in complex hearing losses and the latest innovations in hearing aid technology.  He enjoys working as part of a multidisciplinary team from assessment to diagnosis to treatment and feels this approach provides a streamlined holistic approach to client centred care. 

“Each person I meet faces new communication challenges and I find it extremely rewarding being able to tailor the latest innovations in hearing aid technology to address these needs” (Stephen Hunter)

In his spare time Stephen enjoys playing guitar and taking on car restoration projects. 

Lynsey Hunter

Lynsey Hunter BSc Hons Clin Phys & DIS, HCPC, BAA, RCCP

Lynsey has been an Audiologist for over 14 years working in both the NHS and private sectors providing advanced investigations, assessments and rehabilitation for paediatric and adult patients.  She has a special interest in advanced diagnostic testing and enjoys researching the latest audiological innovations and incorporating these into patient care plans.  Throughout her career Lynsey has strived to modernise service provision and improve the quality of care provided to patients.

‘There is a misconception that hearing loss is only an age related event, one of my goals is to provide better awareness of hearing health and minimise the impact hearing loss can have on daily life’ (Lynsey Hunter)

In her free time Lynsey enjoys baking and caring for rescue animals.

Richard Sweeney

Richard Sweeney MCOptom HCPC Reg

Richard Sweeney is a Director at Kingsbridge Hospital and is owner of Kingsbridge Opticians & Hearing Care. He is a GOC registered Optometrist of 23 years and an HCPC registered Hearing Aid Dispenser. He is also an approved CLEARWAX ear wax removal specialist based in Belfast.

Richard is uniquely the only dually qualified Optometrist and Hearing Aid specialist in the UK and brings a wealth of experience in Optometry and Audiology patient care. He has a keen interest in Cataract care, Macular Degeneration and Hearing Aid dispensing.

Appointments are available with Richard at Kingsbridge Private Hospital, Maypole Clinic Holywood, Abbots Cross and Donaghadee Practices.

Book a consultation now on
028 9066 7030

Part of The Kingsbridge Healthcare Group