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How good is a unilateral cochlear implant in the case of total hearing loss?

5 doctors weighed in
Dr. Jed Kwartler
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery
2 doctors agree

In brief: Cochlear implant

Still considered experimental and an off label use of the device.
It is quite effective at suppressing tinnitus but more difficult to balance the hearing quality. Also, insurance may not cover this indication.

In brief: Cochlear implant

Still considered experimental and an off label use of the device.
It is quite effective at suppressing tinnitus but more difficult to balance the hearing quality. Also, insurance may not cover this indication.
Dr. Jed Kwartler
Dr. Jed Kwartler
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Dr. Michael Sparacino
Family Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Very good

It can be life changing.

In brief: Very good

It can be life changing.
Dr. Michael Sparacino
Dr. Michael Sparacino
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Dr. Frank Warren
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery

In brief: It has big potential

Depending on several factors, a cochlear implant will help restore functional hearing to most recipients.
To find out more, you should schedule a cochlear implant evaluation with your nearest cochelar implant center.

In brief: It has big potential

Depending on several factors, a cochlear implant will help restore functional hearing to most recipients.
To find out more, you should schedule a cochlear implant evaluation with your nearest cochelar implant center.
Dr. Frank Warren
Dr. Frank Warren
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