The MAESTRO Cochlear Implant System's state-of-the-art electronics platform also incorporates technology that is well ahead of its time, with the capacity for features not yet available to the cochlear implant users of today. Simple upgrades in external components or computer software can implement these features in the future, allowing recipients to take advantage of MED-EL's intelligent, forward-thinking engineering today and for many years to come.
"The technology used with MAESTRO CI system is a major advancement in that the implant, the part of the system that requires surgery, has capabilities that we have not tapped into yet. We have the ability to update the software, change the coding strategy, and even change electronics in the speech processor such that the implant itself will be able to deliver more information without requiring another surgery," said Dick Collette, President and CEO, MED-EL North America.
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