Cochlear implants are the next treatment option for patients who are straining to hear even with the use of powerful hearing aids. They help adults who have a moderate to profound sensorineural hearing loss or children with a moderate to profound hearing loss in both ears. Unlike hearing aids, cochlear implants may be covered by Medicare, private insurance plans, and Medi-Cal.
1. IMPROVE AUDITORY AWARENESS OF SOFT SOUNDS
2. IMPROVE SPEECH AND LANGUAGE SKILLS
3. IMPROVE QUALITY OF LIFE
4. IMPROVE EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES