This presentation will describe the bone conduction hearing pathway and will discuss the various types of hearing loss where bone conduction amplification would be appropriate. A description of the Baha System will be presented along with pediatric case studies.
Course created on May 2, 2008
- Participants will be able to describe the hearing mechanism and the role of bone conduction in the hearing process
- Participants will be able to describe an overview of the Baha System of Direct Bone Conduction.
- Participants will be able to list pediatric case studies where Direct Bone Conduction via the Baha System provided good clinical outcomes.
George Cire, AuD, CCC-A
Prinicipal Clinical/Technical Manager
George Cire currently works a Prinicipal Clinical/Technical Manager for Cochlear Americas in Centennial, Colorado. Prior to joining Cochlear, Dr. Cire has worked as a field specialist for major hearing aid manufacturer and has been a practicing Audiologist for 30 years in a variety of clinical settings. Dr. Cire received the Au.D. from A. T. Still University, Arizona School of Health Sciences in Mesa, AZ.
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