Hearing plays an essential role in a child’s language acquisition, overall development and social integration. If you have even the slightest doubt about your child’s hearing, consult a hearing care professional right away: early detection could avoid irreparable long-term consequences. At Marie-Josée Paul hearing clinics, we can provide you with all the information you need about how to get a diagnosis so that you may take corrective measures as soon as possible.
The causes of infantile deafness can be divided into two primary categories.
Congenital deafness, present at birth:
Acquired deafness, occurring after birth:
Parents and people close to the child are the best to detect hearing loss. Warning signs include:
From 3 to 12 months
From 12 to 24 months
From 2 to 3 years
After 3 years
Our attentive hearing aid specialists will take the time to listen to you, to thoroughly understand your situation and all the problems relating to your child's hearing loss. They will then recommend solutions to meet the needs of your child. We are there, by your side, to guide you through the process and help you to see the future with peace of mind.