Abdullah Khan 's Story
Four-year-old Abdullah, a resident of Charsadda had sensorineural hearing loss since birth. His parents took him to the hospital for a check-up. The doctor advised cochlear implant surgery. He was admitted to Capital Hospital, Islamabad, where Dr. Jawwad Ahmed performed his operation on 15-04-2022. The doctor fixed the internal component of the cochlear implant and the operation was successful. He was discharged after four days of stay in the hospital. The external component of his cochlear implant was fixed after a few weeks. Now, he can recognize different sounds.