As more people get cochlear implants for themselves or their children, they come to About.com Deafness seeking information. Here in one place, are the most popular articles about cochlear implants at About.com: Deafness.
If you are new to cochlear implants, the "Cochlear Implants 101" page guides you to the key cochlear implant resources at About Deafness.
After the cochlear implant surgery, the real work begins. Rehabilitation therapy.
What happens in cochlear implant surgery?
Cochlear implants may seem relatively new, but they are actually much older than that.
An article with general information about cochlear implants, including some personal thoughts.
The basic facts about cochlear implants, reproduced from a government website.
One risk of getting a cochlear implant is that the body could actually reject it as a foreign object. This results in extrusion and the need to reimplant.
A serial about the experience of a deaf woman who decided to get a cochlear implant.
What is the experience of being hooked up like? The first time that the implant is turned on?
A common question is, "will my child be able to play sports with an implant?"