About EarCommunity.com

EarCommunity.comEar Community is a global charitable 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. We offer 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

Dr. Robert Jahrsdoerfer, the pioneer of the canalplasty technique

Dr. Robert Jahrsdoerfer, a legend in the hearing loss industry passes away on Monday, March 17th, 2014

Thank you to Dr. Matthew Carfrae of the University of Virginia for letting us know about Dr. Jahrsdoerfer’s passing. On Monday, Dr. Robert Jahrsdoerfer passed away. Dr. Jarsdoerfer was the one ENT/Otologist who developed the canalplasty technique. Many ENTs trained with Dr. Jahrsdoerfer, learning his skills to help restore hearing loss. Some ENT Otologists who […]

Liza Orlovskaya, BMA, Moscow, Russia

From Russia with Love…thanks to Oticon Medical and Ear Community, one lucky young lady can now hear better

Meet Liza Orlovskaya, a beautiful and talented young lady who is 12 years old living in Moscow, Russia. Liza was born with bilateral Microtia and Atresia. Liza not only is a high achiever and enjoys going to school, but she competes in literary competitions and wins them. She also reads a lot and looks forward […]

Cochlear Baha 4 Attract System

Cochlear Announces the FDA Clearance of the Baha 4 Attract System, the First Magnetic Baha Bone Conduction Hearing Device

Centennial, Colo., (December 3, 2013) – Cochlear Limited (ASX: COH), the global leader in implantable hearing solutions, announced that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) cleared the Cochlear™ Baha® 4 Attract System for use in the United States. Cochlear is the only company to now offer patients a choice of either a magnetic or […]

Oticon Medical Ponto Plus System

Oticon Medical receives FDA clearance to market new Ponto Plus family of bone anchored sound processors

Oticon Medical has obtained 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to market Ponto Plus, our newest family of bone anchored sound processors. New Ponto Plus is available in regular and power versions that feature a new transducer, Inium feedback shield and new wireless capabilities. The new sound processors are designed for […]