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Cochlear Implant Service at Satkriti Hospitals in Varanasi

Satkriti hospital is one of the best ENT hospitals in Varanasi and Purvanchal with over 500+ cochlear implantations performed since 2012. Satkriti hospital in Varanasi offers you the best cochlear implant services for patients who have a hearing problem. 

Satkriti cochlear implants are complex, small-scale electronic hearing devices that restore hearing to hearing loss patients with severe abstract hearing loss. Satkriti’s team of ENT doctors, surgeons, and paramedics deals with every case with a personal approach to treating each case individually and providing comprehensive care. 

Satkriti hospital’s cochlear implant program has become one of the largest paediatric implant programs in Varanasi and Purvanchal. The foundation of Satkriti hospital was laid by Dr Manoj Kumar Gupta, a pioneer and commendable contributor to the ENT field, in 2012. 

Satkriti hospital’s ENT department has well-trained and highly skilled ENT specialists. Satkriti hospital is well-equipped with state-of-the-art infrastructure and world-class operating rooms and lab equipment. Satkriti hospital is aimed at providing high-quality medical care for the entire spectrum of ear, nose, and throat problems. 

Satkriti ENT specialists cover all verticals of ENT treatments, including Otology, Audiology, Cochlear Implantation, Skull-Base Surgery, Rhinology, Allergy, Phono Surgery, Speech and Swallowing Surgery, Snoring and Sleep Apnea Surgery, and Rhinoplasty.

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Ear services at Satkriti Hospital in Varanasi

  • Otology and Neurotology 
  • Micro ear surgery and storage 
  • Stapedectomy
  • Cochlear implant
  • Audiology services
  • Tinnitus management

Cochlear implant ENT service at Satkriti hospitals in Varanasi 

The cochlear implant surgery at Satkriti hospital in Varanasi is an electronic device that was developed to help people with inner ear damage. It replaces the function of the inner ear and is placed in the cavity of the ear. People who are suffering from hearing loss can benefit from this technology as it acts to alleviate the adverse effects of hair loss in the ear cavity and allows sound to be efficiently transferred to the hearing nerve, which further carries it all over the brain. 

It can be used in one ear or bilaterally. Experts recommend bilateral implants as they enhance and allow the listener to make a judgement about the direction of the sound as well as selective listening. 

Cochlear implant surgery in Varanasi is an aid for

  • People with a loss of hearing ability in both ears
  • People who do not receive any help or aren’t comfortable with hearing aids
  • The loss of 50% of sentence recognition ability in the ear.

Parts of cochlear implants 

It has four major parts that process the whole function

  • A microphone is the receptor of the sound
  • The speech processor manages the sound received  by the microphone
  • Transmitter and receive simulators convert the signal into an electrical signal
  • The electrode array receives the electric signals from the transmitter and receiver-stimulator and distributes them to the hearing nerve.

Cochlear implant service facilities at Satkriti hospital in Varanasi

  • Sentence recognition tests are done by hearing professionals assessing the ability to hear.
  • assessing and identifying the extent of loss and offering treatments accordingly.
  • Helping people of all ages to hear sounds without intrusion through the best cochlear implant 
  • Assistance with implanted and non-implanted as well as ears that use hearing aids for sound reception

Procedure for cochlear implant 

  • Designing flaps and incisions 
  • Mastoidectomy and posterior tympanostomy.
  • The Cochlear implant receiver well was drilled out with tie-down holes.
  • Cochleostomy
  • Implant tie-down and electrode insertion
  • Telemetry, closure, and radiographs

Preparation for cochlear implant

  • Make an appointment with Satkriti Hospital’s ENT specialist.
  • Answer the doctor’s questions, such as your medical history and medical issues. and so on.
  • Ask the doctor a few questions to clear up your doubts and questions.
  • Take the treatment eventually.
  • Follow the do’s and don’ts and diet care suggested by the Satkriti Hospital ENT specialist.
  • Stop smoking for 3-4 weeks before the treatment.
  • Routine blood tests and urine tests will be done.
  • Wear loose-fitting clothes.
  • Leave the jewellery and valuables at home.
  • You will also need a chest X-ray and an ECG to access the lung and heart status.

Post-care for cochlear implant

  • For one week, avoid taking a bath and keep the dressing dry.
  • The dressing should be removed after one week by the ENT doctor.
  • Do not enter the water into the canal. Plug the canal with cotton before the bath.
  • Do not touch the patients without washing your hands.
  • After 5 days, if you want to give yourself a head bath, gently clean the operated area with soap water while avoiding rubbing the wound.
  • Wiping with excessive force should be avoided.

Advantages of cochlear implant treatment at Satkriti hospital

  • You may be able to hear speech at a nearly normal level.
  • You can understand speech without lip-reading. 
  • It is easier to talk on the phone and hear the music better than before.
  • Depending on the type of sound, you can perceive soft, medium, or loud sounds.

Risks of cochlear implant 

  • Swelling
  • Ringing in the ear
  • Numbness around the ear
  • Changes in taste
  • Bleeding 
  • Injury to the facial  nerve
  • Leakage of spinal fluid
  • Infection in the area of the implant
  • Dizziness or vertigo
  • Dry mouth

Contact us at 9454219800 or 8765848001 for cochlear implant treatment at Satkriti hospital in Varanasi.

Why choose Satkriti hospitals for cochlear implant services in Varanasi?

At Satkriti hospitals, the ENT department treats ear, nose, throat, head, and neck disorders. It has been established to provide the best possible care and is committed to providing comprehensive treatment with highly qualified and experienced doctors and the latest technology and equipment. ENT treatment at Satkriti is based on international and national guidelines and also emphasises prevention care. 

  • Dr Manoj Kumar Gupta is a renowned ENT specialist with extensive experience of over 15 years.
  • The largest ENT hospital in Varanasi
  • Certified doctors, surgeons, paramedics, and caregivers,
  • Our ENT specialists cover all verticals of ENT treatments, including Otology, Audiology, Cochlear Implantation, Skull-Base Surgery, Rhinology, Allergy, Phono Surgery, Speech and Swallowing Surgery, Snoring and Sleep Apnea Surgery, Rhinoplasty, and Head and Neck Surgery.
  • Dedicated departments 
  • 25000+ ENT patients
  • World-class lab equipment 
  • Expertise in ENT surgery from around the world
  • 24/7 pharmacy
  • modern, fully equipped operating room for various ear, nose, head, and neck surgeries
  • 20000+ surgeries were performed for discharging ears with 100% closure of perforation.
  • Cutting-edge facilities
  • 200+ strong clinical team
  • Video consultation 

For more information about Satkriti hospitals contact us at 8765848001.

Cost of the cochlear implant service at Satkriti hospitals

Satkriti hospitals strive to provide all the ENT treatments and services best at the most reasonable prices. However, this is dependent on the treatment you received and the ENT specialist, among other factors. 


Divya Yadhav

Thanks to Satkriti hospital for offering the best treatment to me. The doctors were very friendly and down-to-earth, and therefore the hospital is very clean and neat and has world-class operating rooms and cutting-edge lab facilities.

Pavan Sharma

I went to Satkriti hospital for cochlear implant treatment for my ears. Sanskrit hospitals gave me the best treatment with the latest technology at an affordable price and the hospital is very neat and clean. Doctors and staff are very down-to-the-earth and patience, thanks to Satkriti hospital for the treatment.

Cochlear implant service at Satkriti hospital-FAQS

1. What are the other services?

  • Rhinology and anterior skull base surgery 
  • Rhinoplasty and facial plastic surgery
  • Laryngology 
  • Head and neck surgery (otolaryngology)
  • Paediatric otolaryngology
  • Hearing Aid
  • OPD

2. What is the cost of the treatment?

It depends on the condition being treated, the complexity of the problem, and also the ENT surgeon specialist.

3. How long does cochlear implant surgery take?

Cochlear implant surgery can last up to 2-3 hours for one ear. The surgery is typically outpatient and performed under general anaesthesia. The cochlear implant procedure is considered safe but life with any surgery is risky. After a couple of days of recovery. Most people are back to their normal routine and work 1 to 2 weeks after surgery after a few days of recovery.

4. Can I sleep with a cochlear implant on?

No, the implant will come off during sleep and it will get damaged. It is recommended that you remove the device before going to bed.

5. What is the payment mode?

You can pay through Google Pay, Phonepe, card, or cash. Anything is accepted.

6. How can I get in contact with Satkriti hospital for ENT surgery or ENT treatment in Varanasi?

Satkriti Hospital provides round-the-clock medical services to people suffering from ENT and diabetes-related problems. We are a group of professionals who provide a wide range of ENT and Diabetic services to our patients with corrective and preventive care with dedication and expertise.

Make an appointment for ENT treatment at Satkriti hospital in Varanasi. 

Contact us at 087658 48001. 

Timings: Monday to Saturday 10:00 AM – 05:00 PM 

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Facilities we offer

Cochlear implant (CI)

  • 1

    Sentence recognition tests done by hearing professionals to assess the ability to hear

  • 2

    Assessing and identifying the extent of loss and offer treatments accordingly

  • 3

    Helping people of all ages to hear sounds without intrusion through the best Cochlear implant

  • 4

    Assistance with implanted, non-implanted as well as ears that use hearing aids for sound reception