Cochlear Implant Clinic

East Tennessee State University's cochlear implant clinic is located at the  Johnson City Community Health Clinic (JCCHC) located at 2151 Century Lane, Johnson City, TN 37604.

Services offered include candidacy evaluation, follow-up implant mapping, aural rehabilitation and speech and language services for patients of all ages. 


What is a Cochlear Implant?
How do Cochlear Implants Work?
Who is a Candidate?
Evaluation Process
Surgery Information
Post Implant Rehabilitation
Manufacturers of Cochlear Implants
Deaf Culture

To schedule an appointment with the ETSU Cochlear Implant Clinic, please call (423) 929-6902

More technical information and support groups can be found in the links below -



News/Updates

Hearing Conservation in community music venues: ETSU's Audiology program and the Student Academy of Audiology are helping to prevent noise-induced hearing loss caused by the high sound levels at local music venues. More here for an article in the Audiology Online Journal (5/20/14)

Putting HifFi into Cochlear Implants - Exciting new research & clinical findings from the Vanderbilt Cochlear Implant Program

Cochlear Implant Clinics in and around East Tennessee

Press release in Johnson City Press January 19, 2012.

Local resident, Ms. Louise Skalko, helps improve awareness of Cochlear Implants in Tricities. Click here for JC press release.