Sensorineural Hearing Loss Symptoms & Causes

LIke ThisLIke ThisLIke ThisLIke ThisLIke This

In-Depth

This type of hearing loss can happen at birth (congenital), or become acquired over time.

Congenital:

Acquired:

  • loud noise exposure
  • trauma
  • infections
  • damage from certain medications that can be harmful to the ears
Boston Children’s is so much more than a hospital—it’s a community of researchers, clinicians, administrators, support staff, innovators, teachers, patients and families, all working together to make the impossible possible. ”
- Sandra L. Fenwick, President and CEO

Boston Children's Hospital
300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115
For Patients: 617-355-6000
For Referring Providers: 844-BCH-PEDS | 844-224-7337

Close