Through the Eyes of a CI Surgeon in Australia: A Chat With Dr. De

From exciting future implant technology, to a remarkable patient story: we chat with CI surgeon Dr. De all about cochlear implant surgery.

Use Auditory Closure to Build Listening and Talking Skills

Auditory closure is a fun way to help your child to build their listening and talking skills.

Bilateral Cochlear Implants as an Adult

fter receiving her first cochlear implant at 13 years of age, Ruth talks about how she made the decision to have bilateral cochlear implants as an adult.

Top Ten Tips for Traveling With a Cochlear Implant

CI recipient and MED-EL USA team member Keri shares her top tips for travel with a cochlear implant.

What is an ENT Surgeon? And Other Important Hearing Specialists

From an ENT Surgeon to a psychologist to a speech therapist—meet the important people on your journey with a hearing implant.

7 Tips for Your Child’s Speech Development

Listening and spoken language skills are critical skills for life. We share some helpful tips for encouraging your child’s speech development.

Sarah’s Story: Strength, Resilience, and Positivity

Shortly before being confirmed as a CI candidate, Sarah found out her cancer had returned. Her hearing journey is one of incredible positivity & strength.

Use Everyday Routines to Build Language Skills

Repeat words or phrases with everyday routine activities to build your child’s listening and language skills.

Music and Cochlear Implants: Ruth’s Story

Born deaf, 29-year-old Ruth is a singer and has a passion for music. Despite the barriers of hearing loss, Ruth began learning the clarinet at 8-years-old while using high-powered hearing aids. [...]