Audiology & Hearing

At Nemours, we promise to do whatever it takes to treat children as we would our own. When your child comes to Nemours, we know you’re placing your trust in us. This trust and our dedication to improving the health of your child is what inspires us to provide exceptional care and the most satisfying experience possible.

Hearing for the First Time

Turning On Tiernan's Cochlear Implant

Tiernan had cochlear implant surgery at Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children. Watch as his implants were activated and how this life-changing event opened a new world of sound and language.

Patient Satisfaction

In the Words of Our Families

We believe that your thoughts and feedback about your family's experience with Nemours are integral to helping us continue to improve our care. Here are some of the personal testimonials we’ve received from parents like you:

"The staff and audiologists are very friendly. We always have a wonderful experience at [Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children] and are eager to recommend [duPont Hospital for Children] to others."

"Audiologist was great! Very happy and friendly."

"The person who handled my son's audiology test this day was amazing! She worked so well with him by giving him toys and playing with him to get the tests completed."

"Every visit that I have made to [duPont Hospital for Children] has been very pleasurable. I would highly recommend the Audiology Department."

"I felt the tests were age appropriate and the staff members were very good to my child. She performed additional testing when the results were not in the expected range. She answered my questions directly."

"Our Audiologist was fantastic! She was so good with my 18-month-old son. I could not have been happier with her, and he's been better with doctors in general since seeing her."

"We love [duPont Hospital’s] Audiology team!"

"Audiologist was fantastic!"