Category Archive: Cochlear Implant

April 12th, 2014 by | Tags: , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment »

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At Euro-CIU, a big cochlear implant conference in Budapest, Hungary, Cochlear presented their new Aqua+, a new version of Aqua Accessory and Advanced Bionics presented their Aqua Accessory that will be known as Aqua Case. […]

April 1st, 2014 by | | No Comments »

Check out this very exciting article about a deaf baby being able to hear before he is born. LOS ANGELES, California (AP) – Expecting parents find out that their unborn child is going to be […]

December 31st, 2013 by | Tags: , , , , , , , , | No Comments »

2013 has been a big year for the cochlear implant industry as three major cochlear implant manufacturers released new sound processors.  The market share has been shaking up as Advanced Bionics takes some share from […]

December 3rd, 2013 by | Tags: , , , , , | 18 Comments »

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Written by Crystine Kim On November 20, 2013, just two days before my 21st birthday, I had an appointment at John Tracy Clinic to upgrade to the Nucleus® 6 Sound Processors.  I first received my […]

November 8th, 2013 by | Tags: , , , , , | 4 Comments »

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Naída CI Q70 became available commercially several weeks ago.  Two Advanced Bionics recipients, Linda Pavlak and Dan Solcher, wore the Harmony for a number of years and recently upgraded to the new Naída CI Q70.  They […]

August 9th, 2013 by | Tags: , , , | 5 Comments »

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Written by Lesley Miller A few months back, I had the privilege of participating in a Clinical Trial for the Nucleus® 6 Sound Processor. I have bilateral Freedom™ (CI24RE) cochlear implants, but only my right […]

July 3rd, 2013 by | Tags: , | 1 Comment »

While the subject of cochlear implant has briefly been mentioned a few times on Switched at Birth, the show has not portrayed a serious cochlear implant story line or a character wearing a cochlear implant. […]

April 25th, 2013 by | Tags: , , | 2 Comments »

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Allison lost her hearing to meningitis when she was 18 months old, and has profound hearing loss. She was implanted in 2001 with a MED-EL cochlear implant.  She currently works for MED-EL as a Patient […]