"I'm able to go out with my friends again, go to a restaurant and cafes again, and participate in church activities, go into noisy environments. It's still hard, but I can do it, which opens up so many more possibilities."

- Bec, bimodal Cochlear™ Nucleus® System recipient

For 29-year-old Bec, getting a cochlear implant "has really helped my confidence in my social life and I can reengage in friendships and with the activities I love." She has returned to her church community, now studies online and even enjoys conversations in noisy places. Find out what difference next-gen technology is making to the life of this bimodal cochlear implant recipient.


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In Australia, Cochlear™ Nucleus® implant systems are intended for the treatment of moderately severe to profound hearing loss.

In Australia, Baha® bone conduction implant systems are intended for the treatment of moderate to profound hearing loss.

In Australia, the Cochlear™ Osia® System is indicated for patients with conductive, mixed hearing loss and single-sided sensorineural deafness (SSD) aged 10 years and above with up to 55 decibels sensorineural hearing loss. Patients should have sufficient bone quality and quantity to support successful implant placement. Surgery is required to use this product. Any surgical procedure carries risk.

For Cochlear™ Nucleus®, Osia® and Baha® systems: This product is not available for purchase by the general public. For information on funding and reimbursement please contact your health care professional.

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