Cochlear Implants

 

Cochlear implants have revolutionised the lives of children affected with severe / profound sensorineural hearing loss where hearing aids are insufficient to help the child hear. The implant is inserted surgically, and stimulates the inner ear directly using a small electric current.

Here are some resources to help you find out more

Action on Hearing Loss

www.actiononhearingloss.org.uk

British Cochlear Implant Group

www.bcig.org.uk

National Cochlear Implant Users Association

www.nciua.org.uk