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    MED-EL is a company providing hearing loss solutions. It offers cochlear implants that can help restore hearing for individuals with severe-to-profound sensorineural hearing loss, electric acoustic stimulation that uses two technologies: a cochlear implant plus acoustic amplification, etc.
    HQInnsbruck, AT
    Employee Ratings3.7

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    Employees (est.) (Jun 2021)1,337
    Cybersecurity ratingAMore

    MED-EL Office Locations

    MED-EL has an office in Innsbruck
    Innsbruck, AT (HQ)
    Fürstenweg 77a
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    MED-EL News and Updates

    Globally unique MRI Guarantee: The highest MRI safety with hearing implants from MED-EL

    INNSBRUCK, Austria, Feb. 2, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The innovative design of the implant magnets from MED-EL is completely safe during an MRI examination. As of now, the global innovation leader in hearing solutions is emphasising this safety with an MRI guarantee that is as yet unmatched....

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    Cochlear Implant Myths and Facts

    Can old people get cochlear implants? Is cochlear implant surgery dangerous? Can I fly with a hearing implant? There are lots of rumors about cochlear implants out there. But just how true are they? We’re here to set the record straight about these 10 common cochlear implant myths.

    The Early History of Cochlear Implants and MED-EL

    Hundred of thousands of people around the world can hear thanks to our implants. But getting here was a long journey. It goes back almost 50 years to when MED-EL CEO Ingeborg Hochmair and her husband Erwin pioneered the modern multi-channel cochlear implant. Let’s step back in time and take a closer…

    Life With Bimodal Hearing: Antonio’s Story

    Antonio from Italy has had hearing loss since birth and has used hearing aids for a long time. Last year he got a cochlear implant on one side and has begun to experience the world of sounds as a bimodal user. Today he studies audiology and wants to raise awareness for hearing loss and life with bim…

    How to Use Our Adult Rehabilitation Kits at Home

    The MED-EL Adult Rehabilitation Kits (ARKs) were first developed to provide rehab professionals tips and materials for their work with cochlear implant recipients so that they could help CI recipients to gain the most benefit from their hearing devices. However, you can use the ARKs for your listeni…

    Tips for Families of Babies Waiting for a Hearing Implant

    Has your baby just been diagnosed with hearing loss? Are you considering a cochlear implant for your baby? Or are you waiting for your baby or child to receive a cochlear implant? Here, Natalie Teakle, a Speech and Language Therapist who specializes in hearing rehabilitation, shares a couple of tips…

    “My Favorite Sound Is The High-Speed Train”: Pascal And His ADHEAR

    Pascal, from Austria, was born without an ear canal. Now thanks to his ADHEAR bone conduction system, he can hear much better at school and at home, and really enjoys his favorite sounds.   My name is Pascal, I am almost 12 years old and I live with my parents, my younger brother, and my […]
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    MED-EL Frequently Asked Questions

    • When was MED-EL founded?

      MED-EL was founded in 1989.

    • How many employees does MED-EL have?

      MED-EL has 1,337 employees.

    • Who are MED-EL competitors?

      Competitors of MED-EL include Intersect ENT, Otto Bock HealthCare and Permobil.

    • Where is MED-EL headquarters?

      MED-EL headquarters is located at Fürstenweg 77a, Innsbruck.

    • Where are MED-EL offices?

      MED-EL has an office in Innsbruck.

    • How many offices does MED-EL have?

      MED-EL has 1 office.