How Common is deafness
1 in 12 i.e. 8% of the population has some degree of deafness. 1 in 1000 children are born with significant deafness that does not allow normal development of hearing and speech. If untreated, these children grow up into deaf and consequently dumb adults. It is very important to diagnose and treat these children early, within the first few years.
As far as India is considered, more than young people a higher percentage of children are facing significant hearing loss and it seems to be increasing every year. More than sixty percent of children on or before eight in India are facing temporary deafness that is caused because of glue ear. People from various states across India visit ADRO Hearing Care Center to find a perfect solution for deafness and we make sure all our patients receive the best solution within a short period of time.