Choosing a cochlear implant for yourself, a loved one or a child is a big decision. A cochlear implant can wonderfully affect how you live your life, the way you learn and the way you engage with others.
In order to make an informed decision, you will want to understand your options.
See this helpful cochlear implant comparison chart for more information to help educate yourself about the features and benefits of different cochlear implants available today: http://www.cochlear.com/wps/wcm/connect/us/home/treatment-options-for-hearing-loss/comparison-hearing-devices.
Another resource available for those on a journey to a cochlear implant is being able to connect with a mentor: http://www.cochlear.com/wps/wcm/connect/us/home/take-the-next-step/cochlear-connections. Meet and connect with others who have experienced a personal hearing journey similar to yours.