Getting hearing devices and starting on a therapy is the first step of an ongoing process. We will be with you along the way with ongoing support and services to ensure that your journey to better hearing is successful and comfortable.
Hearing problems are to a large extend central of nature and are typically acquired over extended periods of time. Hearing treatment supports the brain in executing all these processes normal again. Only if the brain can work fast and accurately with all auditory inputs are hearing problems completely addressed.
The acquisition of central hearing problems happens slowly over time. Treatment means to provide normal input but also for the brain to (re)learn using these auditory inputs to the full extent of its capabilities. But for the brain to (re)learn these processes takes time and must happen gradually.
This is why our treatment will gradually compensate for the missing input signals in a speed and amount your central auditory system is ready to receive and work with them. How long the treatment will take and the final outcome depends on the untreated time and the severity of your problem.
Cochlear implant candidacy depends of many factors, getting not enough benefit from hearing aids is chief among them. Depending on the age of implantation more or less intensive therapy will be necessary to get the best benefit out of the implant system. To keep you hearing your best with your cochlear implant regular evaluations and programming are necessary.View
Children have very different hearing needs from adults. Their whole auditory system is still developing and every intervention must always keep this in mind. Also whereas adult hearing services are often centered around bring back something which has been lost, with children it’s about helping abilities to develop. With today’s technology it is possible to help almost all children to a degree of hearing which enables them to lead a normal life.View
Getting hearing devices and starting on a therapy is the first step of an ongoing process. We will be with you along the way with ongoing support and services to ensure that your journey to better hearing is successful and comfortable.View