A cochlear implant is a surgically embedded medical device for individuals with remarkable and permanent hearing loss. It is the primary implantable innovation ready to restore a human sense i.e., hearing. Unlike a hearing aid that just makes sound louder, a cochlear implant bypasses the harmed parts of the internal ear and utilizes electrical stimulation to directly stimulate the hearing nerve.
Our patient results have demonstrated that on average adults can accomplish 71% sentence understanding after utilizing a cochlear implant for only 2 to 3 months and 78% after 5 to 6 months, compared to 26% before, when using only their hearing aids.
Microcare ENT hospital specializes in providing this implantable technology to eligible individuals. Our Mentor Program allows you to speak one-on-one to other cochlear implanters to discuss their hearing journey and experiences through the cochlear implant program.
Extra benefits may also be gained when a cochlear implant is utilized in conjunction with lip-reading and additionally a hearing aid in the opposite ear.