Sensorineural hearing loss or deafness occur due to problems with the auditory nerve or the part of the brain responsible for hearing. In children with hearing loss or deafness, these problems are often caused by genetic conditions.
Why Choose UHealth?
A national leader in precision medicine. As leaders in precision medicine, we have been selected by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) as one of 10 sites in the country to participate in the All of Us Research Program. This program finds new ways to deliver personalized care by considering your particular lifestyle, health conditions, and genetics. As one of our patients, you can help change the future of health care and precision medicine, helping future generations receive the specialized care they need.
Innovative treatment designed for you. Using advanced genetic tests, our genetics experts may identify the exact cause of the disorder and provide customized treatment based on each person’s genetic makeup. We are the only hospital in South Florida to offer these targeted, personalized treatments as well as the latest clinical trials through our NIH support research program. This means you get more testing and treatment options designed just for you.