I had the 1 month appointment after the activation of my right side implant Wednesday. I’ve been using the right processor only as much as I could since it was activated. That strategy worked great following activation for the left side. … Read the rest
I had a one-week post activation appointment last Thursday and I’m happy to report that things are progressing nicely.
There are some benefits of having 2 implants from a technology standpoint – at least with the manufacturer of my implants, Advanced Bionics (the best in the field of manufacturers in my opinion). … Read the rest
I went to Nashville/Vanderbilt yesterday to have the new cochlear implant for my right ear activated (hooked up and turned on).
It’s been 3 years since I lost most of the hearing in my right ear. That isn’t an absolute indicator of what I would be able to hear at activated, but does play a role.… Read the rest
The day of my next surgery is drawing nearer! June 8th at 8 am! (Yes, I am very excited!!)
I wanted to share some discoveries that keep happening. Did you know that there is a storm siren near my office? Of course you didn’t – and neither did I until the most recent storm when it went off. … Read the rest