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What is a bionic ear, a special hearing aid or an implant?
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In brief: Implant
It is called a cochlear implant and it is used for some types of hearing loss.

In brief: Implant
It is called a cochlear implant and it is used for some types of hearing loss.
Dr. Josephine Ruiz-Healy
Dr. Josephine Ruiz-Healy
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Dr. Jed Kwartler
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery
In brief: Cochlear implant
I think you are talking about a cochlear implant.
One of the companies is advanced bionics, which is probably where the nickname came from.

In brief: Cochlear implant
I think you are talking about a cochlear implant.
One of the companies is advanced bionics, which is probably where the nickname came from.
Dr. Jed Kwartler
Dr. Jed Kwartler
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