Rebecca’s CI surgery is only a little more than a week away, it’s hard to believe.  For so long it seemed so far away, and yet here it is.  The surgery itself we are told will be approximately 6-1/2 to 7 hours, and they will need an additional hour to perform a ERG test on […]
Two months from today Rebecca’s implants will be activated, it seems hard to believe that she will hear us, in just TWO MONTHS!!  Unfortunately we have to get through the surgery before that happens, but she will be ok, she is in good hands at Children’s Hospital.  During her surgery the ophthalmologist will take a […]
From the perspective of a hearing parent raising a deaf daughter I want to share our experience with choosing cochlear implants for our Rebecca and some of the controversy that surrounds it. I expect many already know, but to briefly …