• We’ll Guide You Through the Process

    Cochlear implant surgery for your child can be life-changing for your entire family. The process to evaluate and treat your child’s condition, including the decision to proceed with implants, can be confusing, however. To help better understand the decisions your family and child’s care team will make, and to discover the answers to common questions about cochlear implants, explore the following:

    Latest News

    New Computer Program Predicts Success of Cochlear Implants in Hearing-Impaired Children
    A new computer program that analyzes functional brain MRIs of hearing impaired children can predict whether they will develop effective language skills within two years of cochlear implant surgery, according to a study in the journal Brain and Behavior. Read more.

  • Information Checklist

    The Cochlear Implant Program provides patients and families with an information checklist in portable document format (pdf).

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  • Parent Questionnaire

    The Cochlear Implant Program provides a parent questionnaire (pdf) that can be completed prior to your arrival.

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  • Michael Scott, AuD, CCC-A, works with a patient who has a cochlear implant.
    Michael Scott, AuD, CCC-A, works with a patient who has a cochlear implant.
  • Division of Audiology

    The Division of Audiology at Cincinnati Children’s is one of the nation’s largest pediatric audiology programs. We believe in early intervention and active collaboration with your family and other clinicians to maximize your child’s communications abilities.

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