Making the decision to get a hearing implant may prove life-changing, whether it's for you or your child. The more you understand, the better prepared you'll feel.
You'll have questions about the surgery and the process of getting your implant turned on.
Find answers to some of your questions on these pages, and get resources to bring to your appointments.
"I was 80 years old when I finally got smart and I got my Baha. And, I wish I had done it years earlier because it's made such a dramatic change in my life."
- Malcolm S, Cochlear™ Baha® recipient, USA
Questions for your audiologist
If your audiologist says you or a loved one may benefit from hearing implants, there are certain things you’ll want to know.
Questions for your surgeon
Hearing implant surgery is a routine operation. The best way to feel ready is to talk through the procedure with your surgeon.
Cochlear implant surgery
Getting a cochlear implant for you or your child is a big decision, so it’s important to know what to expect before, during and after surgery.