There are a whole range of tests and preliminary assessments to determine whether a patient is suited for an implant operation.
Shaare Zedek’s multi-disciplinary team will be involved in the process, depending on your age and needs. This means otolaryngology (ENT( specialists, audiologists, speech therapists, neurologists, social workers and educational staff.
Other factors include the patient’s level of hearing loss, comparative benefits of a regular hearing device, speech and communication skills, general ear health and overall medical condition.