Hearing aids are the most common way to help children with hearing loss hear speech and language. Yale Hearing and Balance Center offers many options the latest in digital hearing aid technology and will work with family members to provide the best individual hearing aid solutions.
Implantable Hearing Aids
Implantable hearing aids are surgically placed behind the ear. Bone anchored hearing aids (BAHA) are designed for children who experience chronic middle ear infections or have a mixed hearing loss or for patients with hearing loss only in one ear.
Cochlear Implants are FDA approved devices available to children 12 months or older who do not experience benefit from hearing aids.
For more information about any of the services we provide at Yale Hearing and Balance Center or to schedule an appointment, please contact us at (203) 785-2467.