Making the decision to get a hearing implant is 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 switched 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
Questions for your surgeon
Hearing implant surgery is a routine procedure, but it's important to be prepared. Talking with your surgeon will help you know what to expect.
Questions for your audiologist
If your hearing specialist says you or a loved one may benefit from hearing implants, there are certain things you’ll want to know.