• LASUTH conducts 10 successful cochlear implant surgeries

    LASUTH conducts 10 successful cochlear implant surgeries

    Dr Wale Oke, the Chief Medical Director, Lagos State University Teaching Hospital, Ikeja, on Monday said the institution had conducted 10 successful cochlear implant surgeries.

    Oke, who made the disclosure at a news briefing in Lagos, said that the surgeries were sponsored by the Lagos State Government.

    He said, “Cochlear is implant, an electronic medical device that replaces the function of damaged inner ear.
    “It is an implant that is fixed in the ear after which the patient will be able to hear […]