Latest Sophono Inc. Stories

2013-10-24 23:32:27

Sophono, Inc. – manufacturer of abutment-free, implantable, bone conduction hearing devices – has received clearance from the Canadian Therapeutic Products Directorate, Medical Devices Bureau of Health Canada for magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) with the Alpha System™. Boulder, CO (PRWEB) October 24, 2013 Sophono, Inc. – manufacturer of abutment-free, implantable, bone conduction hearing devices – has received clearance from the Canadian Therapeutic Products Directorate, Medical...

2013-07-30 23:29:48

Award Recognizes Outstanding Achievement of Implantable Hearing Device Manufacturer Boulder, CO (PRWEB) July 30, 2013 ColoradoBiz Magazine has named Sophono, Inc. a finalist in the 2013 Top Company Awards Program. Now in its 26th year, the Top Company Awards program recognizes Colorado companies – with headquarters or a significant presence in the state – for excellence in financial performance, community involvement and outstanding achievement in areas such as product innovation,...

2013-07-24 23:28:25

Implantable Hearing Devices improve hearing without abutments or complications. Boulder, CO (PRWEB) July 24, 2013 Hearing loss in children can affect the ability to develop communication, language and social skills, impacting every facet of life, from education to participation in sports to job marketability. Children have often resorted to assistive devices, sign language or simply trying to “make do,” but Sophono, Inc., reports that recent advances in areas including bone conduction...

2013-06-27 23:45:40

-- Implantable hearing device improves hearing, speech understanding without complications - - Boulder, Colo. (PRWEB) June 26, 2013 A new follow-up study has confirmed that the advanced implantable, magnetic bone conduction hearing system from Sophono, Inc., produces the same hearing gains as traditionally used devices that work with an abutment – and with no complications. The study, conducted by physicians in the Department of Oto-Rhino-Laryngology, Head and Neck Surgery at Prosper...

2013-05-21 23:04:54

Implantable Hearing Device Improves Children´s Hearing, Speech Understanding. Boulder, CO (PRWEB) May 21, 2013 Children using the abutment-free implantable bone conduction hearing device from Sophono, Inc., experience audiological results comparable to the traditionally used, competitive abutment device — and with many fewer complications, according to a new study. “The results are yet another independent verification that Sophono´s abutment-free technology performs...

2013-02-27 23:03:51

Sophono Alpha 2 (TM) users receive free pair of Skinits with implantable hearing device Boulder, Colo. (PRWEB) February 27, 2013 Users of the abutment-free, implantable bone conduction hearing systems from Sophono, Inc., not only are hearing better, but they´re also looking better, having more fun and protecting their devices at the same time. Through July, each Sophono Alpha 2 System will ship with a card redeemable for a free pair of Skinits. The form-fitting device skins, from...

2013-01-25 23:04:00

Jan. 29 event honors implantable hearing device manufacturer. Boulder, Colo. (PRWEB) January 25, 2013 Sophono, Inc., will celebrate recognition as a “Colorado Company to Watch” (CCTW) Tuesday, Jan. 29, at its Boulder headquarters. The “This Week Celebration!” honors Sophono, a medical device manufacturer specializing in implantable, bone conduction hearing devices. The CCTW award recognizes Sophono as one of Colorado´s most important second-stage growth...

2012-12-11 05:02:50

Organization cites Boulder company for success in implantable, magnetic hearing device market. Boulder, CO (PRWEB) December 10, 2012 The Colorado BioScience Association (CBSA) has named Sophono, Inc., the 2012 "Rising Star of the Year.” The Rising Star award recognizes an emerging company that has announced a major achievement during the year. Citing Sophono, April Giles CBSA president and CEO says, "The CBSA annual awards program showcases and honors those individuals and companies...

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