Cochlear Implant

YAIS/Cochlear Implants

At YAIS (Yorkshire Auditory Implant Service) Cochlear Implants we strive to offer a flexible service in line with Quality Standards and guided by the individual needs of  each adult or child.

The Cochlear Implant team at YAIS Bradford

Our Multidisciplinary Team includes:

  • Consultant ENT Surgeons
  • Head of Service
  • Clinical Scientists (Audiology)
  • Teachers of  the Deaf
  • Speech and Language Therapists
  • Technicians
  • Assistant Rehabilitationist

We also have access to:

  • Interpreters
  • Clinical and Educational Psychologist
  • Radiography Department

The whole process of  initial assessment, fitting the implant and rehabilitation involves the patient and families working with the team in a variety of settings including the hospital, home and for children the school. This demands a high level of commitment from everyone involved.

Through working in partnership a caring and committed service is provided for each individual.