This course will review the benefits of power bone anchored devices, especially when used for SSD or on Softband. Introduction to a new surgical technique and a review of wireless options to both Oticon Medical Pono and Oticon Inc. hearing aids will also be discussed.
This course is open captioned.
Course created on May 10, 2016
- After this course learners will be able to explain to patients the benefits of Power bone anchored devices in everyday life.
- After this course learners will be able to describe the new surgical technique MIPS (Minimally Invasive Ponto Surgery).
- After this course learners will be able to explain how to connect wireless accessories to both Oticon Medical Ponto as well as Oticon Inc hearing aids.
|5-10 Minutes||Oticon Medical Ponto devices|
|10-20 Minutes||Benefit of power with SSD patient and with a Softband patient|
|35-40 Minutes||Audibility extension|
|40-50 Minutes||Wireless options|
|50-55 Minutes||Benefits of NFMI over Bluetooth|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary; Q&A|
Rebecca Cihocki, AuD
Clinical Audiologist, Oticon Medical
Rebecca Cihocki Au.D. joined Oticon Medical in 2012 as the Clinical Audiologist for the western United States. Rebecca earned her Au.D. with Salus University; she also holds a Masters of Science from Vanderbilt University and a Bachelor of Science from the University of Arizona. Dr. Cihocki has over 15 years of clinical audiology experience; including 8 years at the House Ear Clinic, where she specialized in treatment of SSD patients and adults with middle ear disorders. Prior to joining Oticon Medical, Dr. Cihocki worked at Phonak Hearing Instruments as customer trainer in the southwest and territory account manager in Arizona.
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