About EarCommunity.com

EarCommunity.comEar Community is a charitable organization that is under the wing of the Broomfield Community Foundation, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Ear Community offers a warm and supportive community for individuals who were born with Microtia and Atresia, Hemifacial Microsomia, Treacher Collins Syndrome, and Goldenhar Syndrome, including varying degrees of hearing loss. Our website will help you learn about all of your options, self acceptance, advocacy, find helpful resources, and learn about the latest in technology for help with hearing loss and reconstructive surgical options. You will even find emotional support, financial assistance, and help on how to obtain bone conduction hearing devices. Most importantly, Ear Community is proud to help bring individuals and families together in the same situation through picnics that we host around the world each year.

If you would like to learn more about Microtia, Atresia, and the options that are currently available, you are welcome to listen to a one hour presentation that is offered through AudiologyOnline, found here.  This presentation is FREE and is available to anyone who would like to learn more about Microtia and Atresia.  You will need to register in order to access this complementary presentation.


Most Recent Posts

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Oticon Medical Launches a New Soft Healing Cap

Oticon Medical is pleased to announce the launch of the FIRST SOFT HEALING CAP on the market. The healing cap is intended to be attached to the abutment during the soft tissue healing period after a bone anchored implant surgery to hold the dressing in place and act as protective mechanical barrier. Consequently, the new soft healing […]

Reyna Guzman-Marroquin, born with unilateral Microtia/Atresia wears her newly donated Cochlear Americas Baha 4 just in time for preschool.  Fitted on June 18th 2015.

How a Cochlear Baha will change the life of one little girl in Colorado through Ear Community

Meet Reyna Guzman-Marroquin, a 2.5 year old toddler born with unilateral Microtia and Atresia of her right ear.  Reyna lives in Fort Morgan, Colorado and is your typical little girl who is fun spirited and excited to begin talking and singing.  Shortly after Reyna was born, her mom, Magdalena Marroquin-Ramirez, began noticing that Reyna wasn’t […]

Dr. Tricia Nechodom with Nicole Pintac and her husband, Ilija.

Finding confidence again with the Baha 5 from Cochlear Americas through Ear Community

Meet Nicole Pintac of Minot, North Dakota.  Nicole is a twenty year old beautiful young lady who was born with Microtia and Atresia of her right ear.   When Nicole was younger, she did have reconstructive ear surgery on her right ear (rib graft), but she still struggled with her hearing. Nicole works at a […]

Luca Brooks, BMA w/BOR Syndrome, wearing his newly donated Oticon Medical Ponto Plus Power hearing device on June 6th, 2015

Helping Luca hear better thanks to Oticon Medical and Ear Community

Meet Luca Brooks, a one and a half year old sweet baby boy from Burke, Virginia.  Luca has bilateral Microtia and Atresia and has been diagnosed with Branchio-Oto-Renal Syndrome.  Luca was born premature (at 34 weeks) and spent his first days in the NICU.  Today, Luca is full of energy and one of the happiest […]