Hearing stories from recipients

Cochlear recipients share their experiences about hearing loss and their hearing solutions.

  • Alexandra's story

    Alexandra was left profoundly deaf after an illness at the age of seven. Learn why Alexandra and her family believe bilateral cochlear implants turned her life around. Learn More

    Alexandra - young cochlear implant recipient
  • Chloe's story

    Chloe was born with Down syndrome, and had hearing problems as a result of chronic ear infections (otitis media). Learn how a Baha® implant improved Chloe’s hearing and confidence. Learn More

    Baha user Chloe
  • Madison's story

    Madison has noticed lots of improvements since upgrading to a Nucleus® 5 implant from a Freedom® device. Get her report on the lightweight fit, clear sound and useful accessories. Learn More

    Cochlear implant recipient Madison Smith
  • Marie's story

    Marie received her first cochlear implant when she was four years old, and her second at the age of ten. Learn how Marie has benefited from Cochlear’s evolving technology. Learn More

    Cochlear implant recipient Marie Crema
  • Quim's story

    Quim had conductive hearing loss from bilateral atresia/microtia. Find out why his mother is so glad the family introduced Quim to Baha® solutions from an early age. Learn More

    Baha user Quim