Tahreem Muhammad Siddique's Story
Six-year-old Tahreem, a resident of Gujranwala, had sensorineural hearing loss since birth. Upon consultation at a local hospital, the doctor advised Cochlear Implant Surgery. She was admitted to Ali Medical Centre, Islamabad, where Dr. Jawwad Ahmed performed her operation on 15-06-2022. The doctor fixed the internal component of the Cochlear Implant successfully. She was discharged after one day of hospital stay. The external component of her Cochlear Implant was fixed after six weeks. She can identify different sounds now.