Especially for Parents of Children with Hearing Loss

Especially for Parents of Children with Hearing Loss

At MED-EL, we do not just offer a hearing device for your child. We also offer you and your loved ones a lifetime of support—from rehabilitation specialists and counseling materials, to around-the-clock customer service and reimbursement assistance, to our growing HearPeers community.

We understand that this is a life-long decision you are making, and trust in the manufacturer is one of the most important factors for you as a parent of a child with hearing loss. Our implants are handmade at our global headquarters—each implant engineered with quality and reliability in mind. And with our wide-ranging portfolio of technology we can find the right solution for your child’s unique hearing needs.

Click on one of the buttons below for a glimpse of what MED-EL has to offer.

A MED-EL mom since 2013, Colleen has advice for parents considering a hearing implant for their child

A MED-EL dad since 2000, Mike talks about the (unnecessary) grief he felt for his child's hearing loss

Passport-photo-200x200

Journey Passport

Download Now

Prefer a hard copy? Request your Welcome Kit now! 

 

Written by MED-EL parents, for MED-EL parents, this notebook contains a list of importation questions to ask your audiologist as you explore different hearing solutions. This notebook helps to narrow down the most important question you'll have and the important follow-ups to keep in mind.

first-steps-200x200

FIRST STEPS

Parent’s Guide to a Cochlear Implant System

Download Now

Prefer a hard copy? Request your Welcome Kit now! 

MED-EL is with you every step of the way. FIRST STEPS Parent’s Guide to a Cochlear Implant System helps to guide parents through the hearing device process. From understanding hearing loss and the importance of early intervention to surgery expectations and rehabilitation exercises, this guide is perfect those deciding on a hearing device for their child. 

Our MED-EL teens have advice for parents and children who are considering a MED-EL hearing device

Request Your Free Pediatric Welcome Kit

We have people waiting to support you through your unique journey, from diagnosis to activation and beyond. Let us answer your questions so you can start your child's journey to better hearing. 

Helping you understand what to expect is what we are hear for. Fill out the form below to receive your free pediatric welcome kit and check out one of our events to connect with other parents in your area. 

I would like my Welcome Kit in:

MED-EL Community Events

Upcoming Events


  • MED-EL Virtual Open House - Idaho, Montano, Utah

    Hearing Loss Community Events

    Read more


  • MED-EL Meet-Up - St. Louis, Missouri

    Hearing Loss Community Events

    , St. Louis USA

    Read more


  • MED-EL Virtual Open House - Colorado and Arizona

    Hearing Loss Community Events

    Read more


  • MED-EL Meet-Up - Cincinnati, Ohio

    Hearing Loss Community Events

    , Westchester United States

    Read more


  • MED-EL Meet-Up - Boca Raton, Florida

    Hearing Loss Community Events

    , Boca Raton USA

    Read more


  • MED-EL Virtual Meet-Up - Florida and Georgia

    Hearing Loss Community Events

    Read more


  • MED-EL Virtual Open House - Kansas, Missouri, Ohio, Kentucky, Indiana

    Hearing Loss Community Events

    Read more


  • MED-EL Virtual Open House - Kaiser Permanente

    Hearing Loss Community Events

    Read more


  • MED-EL Virtual Meet-Up - Southwest Region

    Hearing Loss Community Events

    Read more


  • MED-EL Virtual Meet-Up - West Region

    Hearing Loss Community Events

    Read more


  • MED-EL Virtual Open House - Michigan, Iowa, North Dakota, South Dakota, Nebraska

    Hearing Loss Community Events

    Read more


  • MED-EL Virtual Open House - Midwest

    Hearing Loss Community Events

    Read more


  • MED-EL Virtual Open House - Pacific Northwest

    Hearing Loss Community Events

    Read more


  • MED-EL Virtual Meet-Up - South Carolina

    Hearing Loss Community Events

    Read more


  • MED-EL Virtual Open House - Connecticut

    Hearing Loss Community Events

    Read more


  • MED-EL Virtual Open House - North Carolina

    Hearing Loss Community Events

    Read more


  • MED-EL Virtual Open House - Southeast

    Hearing Loss Community Events

    Read more


  • MED-EL Virtual Open House - NY Metro

    Hearing Loss Community Events

    Read more


  • MED-EL Virtual Open House - Southwest Region

    Hearing Loss Community Events

    Read more


  • MED-EL Virtual Open House - Virginia

    Hearing Loss Community Events

    Read more


  • MED-EL Virtual Open House - Colorado and Arizona

    Hearing Loss Community Events

    Read more


  • MED-EL Virtual Meet-Up - Kansas, Kentucky, Indiana, Missouri, Ohio

    Hearing Loss Community Events

    Read more


  • MED-EL Virtual Open House - Pennsylvania and West Virginia

    Hearing Loss Community Events

    Read more


  • MED-EL Virtual Open House - DC Metro

    Hearing Loss Community Events

    Read more


  • MED-EL Virtual Open House - New England

    Hearing Loss Community Events

    Read more


  • MED-EL Virtual Open House - North Carolina

    Hearing Loss Community Events

    Read more


  • MED-EL Virtual Open House - North Carolina

    Hearing Loss Community Events

    Read more


  • MED-EL Virtual Open House - New York State

    Hearing Loss Community Events

    Read more


  • MED-EL Virtual Open House - Alabama

    Hearing Loss Community Events

    Read more


  • MED-EL Virtual Open House - Connecticut

    Hearing Loss Community Events

    Read more


  • MED-EL Virtual Meet-Up - "Upgrade Your Technology"

    Hearing Loss Community Events

    Read more


  • MED-EL Virtual Open House - Tennessee

    Hearing Loss Community Events

    Read more


  • MED-EL Virtual Open House - New England

    Hearing Loss Community Events

    Read more


  • MED-EL Virtual Open House - Michigan, Iowa, North Dakota, South Dakota, Nebraska

    Hearing Loss Community Events

    Read more


  • MED-EL Virtual Open House - Washington, DC and Virginia

    Hearing Loss Community Events

    Read more


  • MED-EL Virtual Open House - North Carolina

    Hearing Loss Community Events

    Read more


  • Valentine's Holiday Meet-Up - North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee

    Hearing Loss Community Events

    Read more


  • MED-EL Virtual Open House - New York State

    Hearing Loss Community Events

    Read more


  • MED-EL Virtual Open House - North Carolina

    Hearing Loss Community Events

    Read more


  • MED-EL Virtual Open House - Minnesota, Illinois, Wisconsin

    Hearing Loss Community Events

    Read more


  • MED-EL Virtual Open House - Washington, DC and Virginia

    Hearing Loss Community Events

    Read more


  • MED-EL Virtual Open House - Connecticut

    Hearing Loss Community Events

    Read more


  • MED-EL Virtual Open House - North Carolina

    Hearing Loss Community Events

    Read more


  • MED-EL Virtual Open House - Minnesota, Illinois, Wisconsin

    Hearing Loss Community Events

    Read more


  • MED-EL Virtual Open House - New York State

    Hearing Loss Community Events

    Read more


  • MED-EL Virtual Open House - Connecticut

    Hearing Loss Community Events

    Read more


  • MED-EL Virtual Open House - New England

    Hearing Loss Community Events

    Read more


  • MED-EL Virtual Open House - Michigan, Iowa, North Dakota, South Dakota, Nebraska

    Hearing Loss Community Events

    Read more


  • MED-EL Virtual Open House - New York State

    Hearing Loss Community Events

    Read more


  • MED-EL Virtual Open House - Minnesota, Illinois, Wisconsin

    Hearing Loss Community Events

    Read more


  • MED-EL Virtual Open House - Connecticut

    Hearing Loss Community Events

    Read more


  • MED-EL Virtual Open House - New England

    Hearing Loss Community Events

    Read more


  • MED-EL Virtual Open House - New York State

    Hearing Loss Community Events

    Read more


  • MED-EL Virtual Open House - Connecticut

    Hearing Loss Community Events

    Read more


  • MED-EL Virtual Open House - New England

    Hearing Loss Community Events

    Read more