Cochlear™ Baha® Start

Baha Start may give a child the opportunity to experience sound and help provide the hearing they need to develop and grow.


Baha® Start is our non-surgical solution designed to deliver clear, rich and natural sound1 for those who want to try, or are not yet ready for an implantable solution.

Baha Start can allow children to access sound as early as possible and give them the best importunity to learn and communicate on par with hearing peers.2-4

It also provide adults with an option to trial the benefits of bone conduction hearing before making a decision on moving forward with an implant.


This material is intended for health professionals. If you are a consumer, please seek advice from your health professional about treatments for hearing loss. Outcomes may vary, and your health professional will advise you about the factors which could affect your outcome. Always read the instructions for use. Not all products are available in all countries. Please contact your local Cochlear representative for product information.

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  2. Yoshinaga-Itano C. Early Intervention after universal neo-natal hearing screening: impact on outcomes. Dev Disabil Res Rev. 2003;9(4):252-66.
  3. Judith E. Cho Lieu. Speech-Language and Educational Consequences of Unilateral Hearing Loss in Children. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2004;130(5):524-30.
  4. Impact of Unilateral Conductive Hearing Loss Due to Aural Atresia on Academic Performance in Children. Laryngoscope. 2013;123:2270–2275.