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Oticon Medical
580 Howard Avenue
Somerset, NJ 08873
US
Phone: 1-888-277-8014
Fax: 1-732-868-6949
Website: oticonmedical.com/us
Email: info@oticonmedicalusa.com

Because Sound Matters

Our Promise

Sound is a fundamental part of daily life that opens up a world of wonder. Sound and hearing are the key to human development and interaction. Sound is the way we understand, recognize and socialize with other people. In short, to hear is to live. Imagine a world without sound, without being able to hear, without being able to interact.

At Oticon Medical, we are passionate about using our combined expertise and resources to open up the world of sound to as many people as possible.

We do so because we appreciate that when it comes to quality of life, sound and sound quality matter.

 

 

Oticon Medical

Because Sound Matters.


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Continuing Education

Oticon Medical Introduces Ponto 4 - A Paradigm Shift in Bone Anchored Hearing
 CEU courses
Presented by Barinder Samra, MSc
Recorded Webinar
Course: #332171 Hour
We will introduce the first bone anchored sound processor on the Velox S platform. It is the world’s smallest BAHS sound processor and comes with new exciting connectivity options. We will take a look at OpenSound Navigator™ and how it is a paradigm shift in sound processing. Open Sound Navigator true 360˚ sound for your patients, as well as innovative design changes and the future of wireless connectivity today and in the future are now all available.

BrainHearing and Bone Anchored Devices: Why More Output Matters to All Users
 CEU courses
Presented by Tory Burns, MS
Audio
Course: #415921 Hour
This course will present the scientific basis for BrainHearing and how that relates to the Ponto family and bone anchored hearing devices in general. We strongly believe that a higher maximum output should be one of the most important decision factors for patients, and will discuss how different user groups will benefit from this.

BrainHearing and Bone Anchored Devices: Why More Output Matters to All Users
 CEU courses
Presented by Tory Burns, MS
Recorded Webinar
Course: #415921 Hour
This course will present the scientific basis for BrainHearing and how that relates to the Ponto family and bone anchored hearing devices in general. We strongly believe that a higher maximum output should be one of the most important decision factors for patients, and will discuss how different user groups will benefit from this.

Power for Everyone!
 CEU courses
Presented by Joanne Restivo, AuD, CCC-A
Recorded Webinar
Course: #323441 Hour
Listeners will understand the Ponto 3 SuperPower fittings range, as well as the benefits of choosing this device. Listeners will obtain a good understanding of how and why the candidacy range for this power device is so large.

Power for Everyone!
 CEU courses
Presented by Joanne Restivo, AuD, CCC-A
Text/Transcript
Course: #323441 Hour
Listeners will understand the Ponto 3 SuperPower fittings range, as well as the benefits of choosing this device. Listeners will obtain a good understanding of how and why the candidacy range for this power device is so large.

Videos

Learn Faster, Less Effort, Remember More

January 1, 2019

Learn Faster, Less Effort, Remember More

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Choose Sound. Choose Ponto - Powerful Speech Understanding

November 1, 2018

Choose Sound. Choose Ponto - Powerful Speech Understanding

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Choose sound. Choose Ponto - Automatically adapts wherever you go

July 1, 2018

Choose sound. Choose Ponto - Automatically adapts wherever you go

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Try Ponto 3 SuperPower - Powerful Sound

March 1, 2018

Experience the Powerful Sound Quality of the Ponto 3 SuperPower

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Try Ponto 3 SuperPower - Discover the difference

January 1, 2018

Families share their experiences on why it is important to try different hearing devices to ensure they choose the right fit for their child.

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Experiencing Ponto 3 SuperPower for the First Time

December 1, 2017

SuperPower Made Beautiful. Here’s a look at the reactions from Ponto users on Oticon Medical’s most powerful abutment-level sound processor.

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Choosing Oticon Medical, Because Sound Matters

March 1, 2017

Sound matters. That’s Oticon Medical’s motto because that’s what users of the Ponto system care about most. Here’s a look into Oticon Medical and the Ponto, and the new Ponto 3...

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Ponto 3 - The Definition of Power

October 20, 2016

Ponto 3 — the world’s most powerful family of abutment-level processors. Think about how you hear. You’re probably not thinking about your brain, but that's where sound is truly...

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Rely on us. Rely on Oticon Medical

September 29, 2016

People with a hearing loss rely on their sound processor in order to take part in life. At Oticon Medical, our engineers understand this responsibility and have thought through every detail of the Pon...

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Because Sound Matters

August 1, 2016

Alan Raffuaf, VP of Marketing from Oticon Medical shares why sound does matter.

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Ponto Plus family of bone anchored sound processors

October 28, 2015

The Ponto Plus family is the most powerful sound processor family with wireless capabilities in the market. This video gives an introduction to the features and benefits of the Ponto Plus family.Built...

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The new Oticon Medical Streamer and ConnectLine App

August 31, 2015

Oticon Medical has released their newest streamer that works in conjunction with the Oticon ConnectLine App to allow connectivity to a huge selection of audio devices. To find out more, visit www.otic...

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Ponto Plus Power: The most powerful implantable hearing device on the market

July 31, 2015

Alan Raffauf from Oticon Medical discusses how they were able to create the most powerful implantable hearing device now available. For more information, visit www.oticonmedical.com

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Oticon Medical: Because Sound Matters

June 30, 2015

For more information, please visit www.oticonmedical.com.

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Ponto Plus Wireless Capabilities

March 31, 2014

Alison Sabbar introduces several wireless capable devices that complement Oticon Medical's Ponto Plus, including the Ponto Streamer, the device that makes all of this connectivity possible. For mo...

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More Opportunities for Bone Anchored Hearing Device Users

February 28, 2014

Meet Connie Kehoe - a seasoned Oticon Medical Ponto Pro user. Retirement for her was a chance for bold new adventures, and the new Ponto Plus is showing her that she can do just that. For more informa...

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The New Ponto Plus from Oticon Medical

January 31, 2014

Alan Raffauf at Oticon Medical introduces Ponto Plus and Ponto Plus Power, their latest processors, as well as their Connectline wireless technology. Read more about Ponto Plus.

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Fitting the Ponto System from Oticon Medical

November 30, 2013

Alison Sabbar from Oticon Medical explains how the Ponto System could be the ideal solution for your patients, as well as giving insight into their innovative products and software.To find out more, v...

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A Ponto User's Experience

October 31, 2013

Kristine Siwek tells her story; how she lost her hearing, decided on the Oticon Medical Ponto system, and the results after becoming a long-term user.

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Oticon Medical and The New Ponto Processor

September 26, 2013

Alan Raffauf provides an introduction to the new Ponto processor from Oticon Medical, as well as an update on the direction Oticon Medical will be taking in future endeavors.

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News

Oticon Medical Launches Ponto 4 Sound Processor in US Market

New Oticon Medical Ponto 4 Brings Open and Balanced Sound Experience to Bone Anchored Users For the First Time

Ponto Trial Companion App Supports and Engages Patients in Trial Process for Bone Anchored Hearing Solutions

Oticon Medical Announces Digital Online Marketing Manager

Oticon Medical Partners with Your Hearing Network to Empower Hearing Care Practices

Oticon Medical Names John Sparacio as President US

New Safety Line for Ponto Sound Processor Improves Retention and Ease of Use

Ponto Softband Is Now Pre-Assembled for Stable Bilateral Fit and Best Audiological Outcomes

Your Hearing Network Offers Independent Hearing Care Professionals Strength in Numbers and Competitive Advantage

The New Ponto Softband from Oticon Medical Supports Early Access to Sound

William Demant Appoints Senior Scientist Thomas Lunner as Fellow

Ponto 3 SuperPower Now Available - New Treatment Option for Bone Anchored Hearing

Oticon Medical Supports OSSEO 2017, the 6th International Congress of Bone Conduction and related Technologies

Oticon Medical Introduces Ponto 3, World's Most Powerful Family of Abutment-Level Sound Processors

Oticon Medical Receives FDA Clearance to Market New Ponto Abutment Extension

Ponto BHX Implant Sets New Standards for Implant Technology

Oticon Medical Introduces MIPS - Minimally Invasive Ponto Surgery

Fourth Annual Oticon Medical Scientific Meeting Explores Latest Advances and Future Directions in Cochlear Implants and Bone Anchored Hearing Systems

Oticon Medical Mourns Passing of Curt Gorman, Senior Vice President, BAHS Division

Oticon Medical Launches a New Soft Healing Cap

Articles

Power for Everyone!
Joanne Restivo, AuD, CCC-A

Wireless Technology: How to Connect FM and Other Accessories Wirelessly to the Ponto Device
Gabrielle Simone, AuD, CCC-A

Bone Anchored Hearing Systems - Principles and Candidacy
Barinder Samra, MSc

BrainHearing and Bone Anchored Devices: Why More Output Matters to All Users
Marcus Holmberg, PhD

Ponto 3 SuperPower, New Treatment Option for BAHS Patients
Tove Rosenbom, MA

Oticon Medical's Ponto 3 Sound Processor Family: Proven Technology to Make Listening Easier
Jaime Leigh Westbrook, AuD

How to Overcome the Struggles of Pediatric Hearing Loss
Mary Humitz, AuD, CCC-A, FAAA, Melissa Tumblin

The Ponto Bone Anchored System: The Right Choice for Pediatrics
Mary Humitz, AuD, CCC-A, FAAA

Minimally Invasive Ponto Surgery - A New Perspective on Bone Anchored Surgery
Marcus Holmberg, PhD

Parents' Perspective: The Decision Making Process for Bone Anchored Hearing Systems for Children
Melissa Tumblin, Ann Pipes

The Ponto System and Benefits of Percutaneous BAHS
Jaime Leigh Westbrook, AuD

Microtia Ear Surgery and Bone Anchored Hearing Devices
Sheryl Lewin, MD

Implantable Auditory Technologies
Ravi Sockalingam, PhD

Wireless Connectivity in our Daily Lives: Enhancing the Ponto Plus Experience
Rebecca Cihocki, AuD

Introducing Ponto Plus
Jaime Leigh Westbrook, AuD

Evaluating Oticon Medical Ponto Plus and Ponto Pro Sound Processor
Arjan J. Bosman, PhD, Myrthe Hol, PhD, A.F.M. Snik, E.A. Mylanus, PhD

Surgical and Audiological Considerations in Pediatric Bone Anchored Solutions
Ravi Sockalingam, PhD

Reimbursement and Bone Anchored Systems
Carrie Hart

Audiological Considerations of the Ponto Bone-anchored Hearing System Before and After Surgery
Ravi Sockalingam, PhD, Justin Pfeiffer

Bone Anchored Hearing Systems: Current Developments and Challenges
Ravi Sockalingam, PhD

Ask the Expert

What Are the Differences Between Direct Drive vs. Skin Drive?
Joanne Restivo, AuD, CCC-A

What is Involved in the Ponto 3 SuperPower Feedback Management System?
Joanne Restivo, AuD, CCC-A

Will Patients with a Minimal Conductive Hearing Loss Benefit from Oticon Medical's SuperPower Device?
Joanne Restivo, AuD, CCC-A

Are Oticon Ponto Devices Compatible with FM via the Ponto Streamer?
Gabrielle Simone, AuD, CCC-A

Are the Oticon ConnectLine Accessories Compatible with Ponto Devices?
Gabrielle Simone, AuD, CCC-A

Does the Oticon Medical Streamer Work with Oticon Products?
Gabrielle Simone, AuD, CCC-A

What is BrainHearing, and Why is it Our Guiding Star at Oticon Medical?
Mary Humitz, AuD, CCC-A, FAAA, Melissa Tumblin

Hearing Loss in Only One Ear, "What's the Big Deal?"
Mary Humitz, AuD, CCC-A, FAAA, Melissa Tumblin

How Do We Determine Bone Conduction Candidacy in Children?
Mary Humitz, AuD, CCC-A, FAAA, Melissa Tumblin

Are People with Single Sided Deafness Candidates for Bone Anchored Hearing Systems?
Barinder Samra, MSc

What Audiological Issues Would Make a Good Candidate for a Bone Anchored Hearing System?
Barinder Samra, MSc

Who are Candidates for a Bone Anchored Hearing System?
Barinder Samra, MSc

Do All Bone Anchored Hearing System Users Benefit from Higher Maximum Output?
Marcus Holmberg, PhD

Who is a Candidate for a SuperPower Bone Anchored Hearing Device?
Marcus Holmberg, PhD

What is Meant by BrainHearing?
Alan Raffauf, MA

What is MIPS and How is it Different from Traditional Bone Anchored Implant Surgery?
Harold Kim, MD

Selecting a Power v. SuperPower Bone Anchored Hearing System for Children
Alan Raffauf, MA

Ponto 3 Family of Bone Anchored Sound Processors: Q & A
Alan Raffauf, MA

What is the Minimum Age for a Bone Anchored Hearing System?
Mary Humitz, AuD, CCC-A, FAAA

What are the Benefits of the New Soft Healing Cap with the Ponto System?
Rebecca Cihocki, AuD

Interviews

Oticon Medical Introduces the Pediatric Loaner Program
Gabrielle Simone, AuD, CCC-A

Oticon Medical Partners with YHN
Patrick D. Vincent

Minimally Invasive Ponto Surgery: Benefits for Patients and Surgeons
Harold Kim, MD

Oticon Medical Introduces New Ponto 3 Family of Abutment Level Sound Processors
Alan Raffauf, MA

Ponto and the School Age Child - A Parent's Perspective
Melissa Tumblin

Bone Anchored Hearing Innovations from Oticon Medical: Minimally Invasive Ponto Surgery (MIPS)
Laura Phelps, MS

New Oticon Medical Streamer and Oticon ConnectLine App Enable Seamless Wireless Connectivity for Bone-Anchored Wearers
Alan Raffauf, MA

Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services - Ruling on Bone-Anchored Hearing Systems
Carrie Hart

Bone Anchored Hearing Solutions – Update from Scientific Meetings
Ravi Sockalingam, PhD

Introducing Ponto Plus! New Bone-anchored Solution from Oticon Medical
Alan Raffauf, MA

Interview with Curt Gorman, President, Oticon Medical US
Curt Gorman

Interview with Gregory J. Artz, MD, Neurotologist and Assistant Professor, Thomas Jefferson University
Gregory Artz

Interview with Ravi Sockalingam, Ph.D., Oticon Medical
Ravi Sockalingam, PhD

Interview with Ravi Sockalingam, Ph.D., Director of Clinical Research and Professional Relations, Oticon Medical
Ravi Sockalingam, PhD

Interview with Ravi Sockalingam, Ph.D., Oticon Medical
Ravi Sockalingam, PhD

Interview with Ravi Sockalingam, Ph.D. Director of Clinical Research, Oticon Medical
Ravi Sockalingam, PhD

Interview with Anton Hedström, Product Manager, Oticon Medical
Anton Hedström

Interview with Jes Olsen, CEO, Oticon Medical
Jes Olsen

Resources

Introducing Ponto 4

Oticon Medical has launched the Ponto 4, a small and high-performing sound processor that marks a significant breakthrough in bone anchored hearing care in the US. A powerful combination of Oticon Medical’s expertise in bone conduction hearing with the newest state-of-the-art technology enables Ponto 4 to bring an open and balanced sound experience to bone anchored users for the first time.

Coming Soon: Ponto 4

Oticon Medical announced today that it has obtained 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to market the new Ponto 4, a small and high performing sound processor that marks a significant breakthrough in bone anchored hearing care. Ponto 4 will officially launch in the US in early summer 2019.