Yanna had successfully gotten her new cochlear implant! Congratulations! After surgery, her wound healed well according to Mommy Eileen, and she has been cleared for switch on soon! Here she is with her happy parents and wonderful surgeon, Dr Nathaniel Yang.
You maybe wondering what are the next steps after this?
Continuous mapping and followthrough speech therapy are essential for the CI's success. Yanna is at the beginning of a life changing journey and we are glad to witness it, and we are excited for what is to come!