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Why every ENT surgeon should be a CI Surgeon

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Why every ENT surgeon (Otorhinolaryngologist) should be a Cochlear Implant surgeon?

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Why every ENT surgeon should be a CI Surgeon

  1. 1. Dr. Prahlada N.B
  2. 2.  No training courses in India !  Temporal bone dissection courses
  3. 3.  1,000 babies are born with severe to profound deafness.  Rehabilitation Council of India suggest.  About 63 million suffer from significant auditory impairment,  World Health Organisation.
  4. 4.  These statistics have made India a top-notch market for hearing aid products.  MNC are flocking to reach out to more and more people in the market which is highly under-penetrated.  “Awareness amongst people here is low”.  Vandana Pisharody, general manager, South Asia, Cochlear Medical Device Company India Apr 6, 2011
  5. 5.  63 Million / 8000 ENT Surgeons.  7875 Cases / Surgeon. CAN OUR PATIENTS AFFORD ?
  6. 6.  2.5% of GDP!
  7. 7.  Together everybody achieves more

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