What Stethoscope Brands Are Best for My Medical Profession?

Author: Nicole Adler   Date Posted:14 March 2018 

There are many stethoscope brands nowadays that could meet your requirements. However, the requirements can vary on the medical profession you are in, so how do you determine the best stethoscope brand for your requirements? Check out our useful guide below to determine the best stethoscope brand for your needs.

What Are Some of the Best Stethoscope Brands for Paramedics?

Paramedics require versatility on the job. Fortunately, they can obtain that versatility by choosing one of the most reliable stethoscope brands on the market today: Littmann.

Littman stethoscope are counted amongst the most popular in medical professions. Most stethoscopes of the Littman brand provide outstanding versatility on the job, mainly due to the tuneable technology on the chestpiece. However, Littmann stethoscopes provide much more than that since they also have outstanding acoustics performance.

Even though you are not obligated to choose Littmann as a paramedic, there are certain benefits to be obtained by choosing Littmann over other stethoscopes. Of course, the ultimate decision is down to you.

What Are the Best Stethoscope Brands for Students?

Medical students often obtain the same stethoscopes as graduated clinicians since the features they require are quite similar. However, students do not necessarily need the large number of extra features usually found with more advanced cardiology stethoscopes. Therefore, it is usually a good idea to choose a stethoscope from the basic range of any brand.

At Mentone Educational, students can find three premium brands to choose from. Available brands include Littmann, the American Diagnostics Corporation, and Liberty Health. Each of these brands can provide a good stethoscope for students, so there are many possibilities at Mentone Educational.

Do not know which of the brands could provide you with the most benefits as a student? Try the Littmann Classic III Stethoscope for optimal versatility, functionality, and outstanding acoustics.

What Are the Best Stethoscope Brands for Nurses?

Much like students, nurses tend to choose the same stethoscopes as doctors. However, they usually require less extra features than specialists such as cardiologists and paediatricians. Therefore, we also recommend a stethoscope from a basic stethoscope range at Mentone Educational.

Nurses who do not know which of our stethoscopes is best for their profession should also consider the Littmann Classic III Stethoscope. The stethoscope provides the acoustics nurses need on the job, but also the durability to last for many years to come. Littmann stethoscopes are also lightweight, so they can easily be hung around the shoulder throughout the day.

What Are the Best Stethoscope Brands for Paediatric Doctors?

Paediatricians will require a special stethoscope, because the chestpiece of a normal stethoscope is too large to provide good contact during a physical examination. Therefore, be sure to choose a stethoscope from a paediatric range to ensure accurate sound transmission.

One of the stethoscopes you could choose as a paediatrician is the 3M Littmann Classic II Paediatric Stethoscope. This stethoscope comes with a smaller chestpiece between 2.5 centimetres and 3.3 centimetres, which ensures good contact and optimal sound transmission during a physical examination.

Of course, there are more benefits to the 3M Littmann Classic II Paediatric Stethoscope than optimal acoustics alone. The 3M Littmann Classic II Paediatric Stethoscope is made from next-generation tubing, which means added protection against skin oils and alcohol.

The 3M Littmann Classic II Paediatric Stethoscope also comes with soft-sealing ear tips. The benefits of these ear tips are not limited to optimal comfort in the ears when being used, they also reduce ambient noise that can be present in a medical environment. So, whether you are a paediatrician with a practice, or a paediatrician working in a busy hospital environment, the 3M Littmann Classic II Paediatric Stethoscope is an optimal choice.

What Are the Best Stethoscope Brands in Australia?

Mentone Educational only provides the finest stethoscope brands for its customers. Whether you are a doctor or a medical student, you can always rely on the superior quality of the stethoscopes we deliver.

Available brands at Mentone Educational include the American Diagnostics Corporation, Liberty Health, and Littmann. Naturally, there are some minor differences in the design and operation of these stethoscopes, but we must mention that they all provide excellent functionality and top performance.

Since all three brands at Mentone Educational provide outstanding functionality, there is no reason why you should limit yourself to one brand. Check out each of the brands available at Mentone Educational and pick the one you like the most.

Of course, it could help to test one of the stethoscopes in our showroom before you make a purchase. If you are unsure which brand to choose, simply drop by at the Mentone Educational showroom and request a demonstration for the stethoscopes you have in mind. Our team of professionals will be more than happy to assist you.