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

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Journey Passport

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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.

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FIRST STEPS

Parent’s Guide to a Cochlear Implant System

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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. 

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