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How Do Cochlear Implants Work

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Visit http://www.cochlear.com/wps/wcm/connect/us/home/treatment-options-for-hearing-loss/treatment-options-for-hearing-loss to learn more about cochlear implants and other treatment options for hearing loss and to connect with others who experience hearing loss. For individuals with severe to profound hearing loss, a cochlear implant may be an effective way to treat hearing loss. The Nucleus® Cochlear Implant is designed to mimic the functions of the human ear. Using electrodes and an internal implant that directly stimulates the hearing nerve; the Nucleus Implant System bypasses the damaged part of the ear and allows the user to hear sounds. While hearing aids amplify sound, cochlear implants make sounds clearer. Watch this video to learn how cochlear implants work and if they may be your answer to treating hearing loss.