One of the most common questions that we receive from most of our patients is if their child can wear cochlear implants while swimming?
The answer is yes!
If technology has come this far to offer hearing aids that impact so many patients yearly, what’s the big deal about making them waterproof?
There are many advanced technology in the market that keep the sound processor fully dry even in a pool full of water. This allows your child to enjoy a day in the pool with friends and family just like everyone else. This makes it easier for them to take part in water activities without having to miss out.
The best part? The implants can survive any water – whether salt, fresh or chlorinated.
What is a cochlear Implant?
A cochlear implant is a small and complex device that helps your child in hearing. If your child is born deaf or has difficulty hearing, this implant can help them lead an easy life.
Does your child need cochlear implants?
Visit an ENT doctor in Dubai to get insights about the procedure of Cochlear implants. This surgery will require the best of the best ENTs in Dubai, who guide you through the process overall. After a certain tests carried out, the doctor will advise you if your child needs cochlear implants or not.
Dr. Muaaz Tarabichi is your reliable ENT specialist in Dubai, experienced in cochlear implant surgery for many years. You can also call him to ask your doubts and questions about hearing about your child or about the surgery.
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