Our expert says:
She may have had a virus infection that injured her cochlear ( hearing) nerve. I think the best place to look for a specialist will be at the ear nose and throat departments of the bigger universities like Wits, Pretoria, Cape town. Tygerberg hospital ( univ Stellenbosch medical school) has a cochlear implant unit. Carel du Toit Centre at Tygerberg Hospital at (021) 938 5312
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