It may be difficult to assess whether your child may benefit from a cochlear implant. To help, ask yourself the following questions:
If you answered “yes” to any of these questions and your child is at least 12 months old, your child may meet the qualifications for a cochlear implant. Schedule an appointment with a Hearing Implant Specialist Opens in new window.
The Nucleus Implant is placed just under the skin along with the electrode array, which consists of 22 active electrodes that follow the natural curve of your child's cochlea and stimulate the hearing nerve.
Every child’s cochlea is unique, so we provide a choice of implants and electrodes allowing the surgeon to choose the best one for your child’s specific needs. We offer:
When considering a cochlear implant for your child, you want to know all the facts. You want to feel confident that you are choosing the most reliable cochlear implant available.
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We offer sound processor options to fit your child's lifestyle.
Kanso™ is a new way of hearing with a Cochlear Implant.. It’s an off-the-ear hearing solution designed to be so DISCREET and comfortable you may even forget you’re wearing it.
The Kanso Sound Processor can give you an increased level of confidence to help you live your LIFE TO THE FULLEST.
Although the Kanso Sound Processor is designed to be discreet, it is also designed to provide you with OPTIMAL HEARING PERFORMANCE when high-powered hearing aids are no longer enough to help you understand and engage in conversations.
The Kanso Sound Processor includes our most advanced technologies, including dual microphones and SmartSound® iQ* with SCAN and True Wireless™ connectivity to help you hear your best to help you hear your best, especially in noisy environments.
*SNR-NR and WNR are approved for use with any recipient ages 6 years and older, who is able to 1) complete objective speech perception testing in quiet and in noise in order to determine and document performance 2) report a preference for different program settings. SCAN is FDA approved for use with any recipient age 6 years old and older, to be used at the discretion of the recipient/parent/caregiver.
The Nucleus 6 Sound Processor is the smallest* and smartest behind-the-ear sound processor the world has ever seen. It's very light and comfortable so you can wear it all day, every day.
Designed to help you hear your best, even in noise, the Nucleus 6 Sound Processor features our most innovative technologies, including SmartSound® iQ** with SCAN, dual microphones and our 2.4 GHz True Wireless™ connectivity.
*Nucleus 6 Sound Processor with compact rechargeable battery.
**SNR-NR and WNR are approved for use with any recipient ages 6 years and older, who is able to 1) complete objective speech perception testing in quiet and in noise in order to determine and document performance 2) report a preference for different program settings. SCAN is FDA approved for use with anyrecipient age 6 years old and older, to be used at the discretion of the recipient/parent/caregiver.
Thanks to Made for iPhone compatibility of the Nucleus 7 Sound Processor, your child can connect to the people and entertainment they love as they stream phone calls, videos and music directly to their sound processor.
If your child has an Android™ device, they can stream phone calls, music and more directly to the Nucleus 7 Sound Processor by using the True Wireless™ Phone Clip.
Control Your Child's Hearing With The Nucleus Smart App
You can also take control of your child's hearing from the palm of your hand with the Nucleus Smart App. The Smart App allows you to:
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4The Nucleus 7 Sound Processor is compatible with iPhone 7 Plus, iPhone 7, iPhone 6s Plus, iPhone 6s, iPhone 6 Plus, iPhone 6, iPhone SE, iPhone 5s, iPhone 5c, iPhone 5, iPad Pro (12.9-inch), iPad Pro (9.7-inch), iPad Air 2, iPad Air, iPad mini 4, iPad mini 3, iPad mini 2, iPad mini, iPad (4th generation) and iPod touch (6th generation) using iOS 10.0 or later. The Nucleus Smart App is compatible with iPhone 5 (or later) and iPod 6th generation devices (or later) running iOS 10.0 or later. Apple, the Apple logo, FaceTime, Made for iPad logo, Made for iPhone logo, Made for iPod logo, iPhone, iPad Pro, iPad Air, iPad mini, iPad and iPod touch are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. App Store is a service mark of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. Information accurate as of July 2017.
Our Nucleus® Sound Processors feature our True Wireless technology. Sound and speech can be sstreamed directly to your child's sound processor without anything around the neck.
The Nucleus 7 and Kanso Sound Processors are water resistant and can both be waterproof when used with the Nucleus Aqua+ accessories.
A choice of battery options to help ensure your child never goes without hearing
Retention options help secure the sound processor on your child’s ear.
Choice of sound processor colors to fit your child's hair and preference.