Meet other cochlear implant users 

Find out how cochlear implants have changed people’s lives by reading their stories and watching video testimonials. If you have a cochlear implant and want to share your experience, please get in touch.

  • Meet Karin - a cochlear implant user

    Meet Karin

    A 73-year-old retired sociologist who struggled to hear her grandchildren, but who is taking huge steps towards better hearing with her new Neuro cochlear implant system.
    Read Karin’s story

  • Meet Josenilson - a cochlear implant user

    Meet Josenilson

    Josenilson Nunes Pessoa is a 34-year-old blind Brazilian man with bilateral profound sensorineural hearing loss. Josenilson was fitted with the Oticon Medical Saphyr® neo.

    Watch Josenilson’s activation

  • Meet Samia - a cochlear implant user

    Meet Samia

    A 38-year-old marketing project manager who now has the confidence to pick up a call with her Saphyr®® neo collection.

    Read Samia’s story

  • Meet Thierry - a cochlear implant user

    Meet Thierry

    A 48-year old, very active athlete suffering from neurosarcoidosis. Thierry was implanted in 2005 and has had no regrets since.

    See Thierry’s story

  • Meet Madlen - a cochlear implant user

    Meet Madlen

    35-year-old Madlen is giving us a peek into some of the biggest changes she has experienced since having her cochlear implant.

    Read Madlen’s story

  • Watch Saphyr Neo testimonials

    Saphyr® neo collection: Testimonials

    This video shows testimonials from cochlear implant users who are happy with their Saphyr® neo collection sound processor from Oticon Medical. 

    Filmed directly in a hospital setting. Real people, real lives, real experiences.

    Watch the video

  • Meet Vi - a cochlear implant user

    Meet Vi

    Ray Flatt hopes he can soon take his wife, Vi, dancing again.
    "It's hard to dance to the music you can't hear," Ray said. In August, the Regina Beach, became the first person in North America to have a Neuro System cochlear implant surgery.

    Watch the video