After your child's implant surgery there'll be a recovery period before they are fitted with their sound processor.
This is when they'll hear for the first time with their new device.
The excitement will build as you approach the big day. Now is the time to get ready for the next step of your child’s hearing journey.
Learn about the recovery period, what to expect when the sound processor is first switched-on and how to get the best results from their new device.
Your child's cochlear implant surgery
Surgery can be stressful. Learn how to care for your child and help them on their road to recovery.
Your child's bone conduction implant surgery
Learn about your child’s recovery from bone conduction implant surgery so they can be ready for their sound processor fitting.
Your child's Baha® fitting
This is an important time in your child’s hearing journey. Prepare with questions to ask their hearing health professional.
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.
- Sharma SD, Cushing SL, Papsin BC, Gordon KA, Hearing and speech benefits of cochlear implantation in children: A review of the literature, Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2020 Mar 9;133:109984. doi: 10.1016/j.ijporl.2020.109984. [Epub ahead of print]