Tag Archive: Cochlear™

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 […]

October 29th, 2013 by | Tags: , , , | Comments Off

Malala Yousafzai’s cochlear implant activation was featured on ABC 20/20 on October 11. You can find the activation clip at 23:30 on Hulu. Scientists developed a new coding strategy to allow cochlear implant recipients hear […]

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


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 […]

August 6th, 2013 by | Tags: , , | Comments Off

Cochlear™ filed for an FDA approval of the hybrid cochlear implant, a cochlear implant system designed for people with high frequency hearing loss. This system includes an internal device, Hybrid™ L24, which has a shorter and […]

August 5th, 2013 by | Tags: , | 2 Comments »

Click here to see the official statement from the FDA.  Cochlear™ Americas has not made an official announcement yet. As soon as the information about purchasing the new Nucleus® 6 Sound Processor becomes available, we’ll […]

May 29th, 2013 by | Tags: , | 1 Comment »

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Just in time for the summer season!  The Aqua Accessory has been approved by the FDA in the US.  It will be available for sale as soon as an inventory arrives in the US.  Keep […]

May 24th, 2013 by | Tags: , , , | Comments Off


New Sound Processors and Promotional Offers 2013 is a big year for all cochlear implant manufacturers!  There is currently a major cochlear implant conference, 11th European Symposium on Pediatric Cochlear Implantation, in Istanbul, Turkey. While […]

March 27th, 2013 by | Tags: , , , , , | 10 Comments »

As many Nucleus® 22 cochlear implant recipients frequently ask, “When will Nucleus® 22 recipients get the Nucleus 5 upgrade?”  Cochlear™ Americas just released a statement on their Facebook page: Thank you for reaching out to […]