Why Structure Preservation Of The Cochlea Is So Important

The cochlea is full of delicate structures, and the goal of a cochlear implant surgery is structure preservation. Here's what MED-EL does.

CI Users Try Out RONDO 2 For The First Time

Three cochlear implant users—Johanna, Stephanie and Arnold—share what they think about RONDO 2, our latest CI audio processor technology.

7 Tips For Practicing Listening On Your Way To Work

Each morning, people around the world make their way to work. Whether by train, car, bus, or simply by foot, your daily commute can take up a large part of the day. But if you have a hearing [...]

6 Pre-Implant Factors That Can Influence Success With Your Device

Each and every person will hear differently with their implant. Find out what factors can affect an adult’s hearing with an implant!

4 Tips For Cochlear Implant Rehabilitation This Weekend

Doing something special with your child this weekend? Find out how to combine weekend fun with cochlear implant rehabilitation!

9 Tips For Starting School with a Hearing Implant

We share 9 tips to help your child when they begin school, including making sure they can hear their best, and support for your child’s teacher.

6 Ways To Develop Your Child’s Vocabulary Through Conversation

Check out our six simple tips for developing your child's vocabulary in everyday conversations!

10 Questions You Shouldn’t Miss Asking Your Cochlear Implant Surgeon

The time leading up to getting a cochlear implant can be full of anticipation. Find out our advice on the questions you should ask your CI surgeon from CI recipient and MED-EL USA team member, Keri.

Overcoming Challenges: Baby Mika’s Unique Cochlear Implant Journey

The cochlear implant journey can feel like an emotional roller coaster. After finding out her baby daughter was deaf, Tash traveled across the globe in search of options to enable her daughter to hear.

Teach Language at Home: Washing The Car

Everyday conversations at home are important for your child's rehabilitation. Teach new language to your child by washing the car together!