This campaign has stopped and can no longer accept donations.

Aanya's second cochlear implant

Aanya Chatterjee, my daughter, was diagnosed with profound hearing loss on both ears on her first birthday (1.5 years). Being absolutely unprepared for such a surprising turn of events in life we eventually looked up to our family. We were able to gift her the joy of hearing for her left ear. Honored by the deft hands of Dr. Shalabh Sharma,  Aanya got operated at Sir Ganga Ram Hospital and recovered soon. The device (CP802) happens to be the basic cochlear implant device we could afford(inr 5.8lac) owing to the advanced devices being beyond our reach.She is currently undergoing Speech therapy at Asha Speech and Hearing Clinic(registered with Cochlear Australia).

(Test reports from Asha Speech and Hearing Clinic)

(Discharge summary from Sir Ganga Ram Hospital post Aanya's first surgery)

(Quotation for the second Cochlear implant device including Audiological Package)

Would like to mention at this point that Aanya happens to be a Mondini Child. For those who would have read or are aware about this syndrome , should  know that it takes more time for such children to showcase results (related to speech development) . This brings us to a decision. A decision to look forward to another surgery . This time ,to have her right ear operated to restore a normal two way hearing.Between me and my wife , needless to say we have exhausted our financial resources in the last surgery conducted in April 2016. We are still in the process of collecting as much as we can , along with a strong support from my place of work (A must mention of them as their support made the first surgery possible).I would request your generosity to help me out in this situation as its been a yearning for both me and wife to hear the first words from our daughter.This unfortunately continues to be a distant dream for now.
I would request you to please let me know if you have any questions.
For any questions around Aanya's surgery or her ongoing therapy
please click on the 'Contact Organizer' button below.
Lastly please do let me know if you need any documents (tests , surgery/admission details, doctor's certificate) which you might require for your reference.
Ask for an update
7th July 2017
Dear Supporters,

We have some exciting news to share with you today. Ananya underwent the implant procedure in mid-March. Like any other cochlear implant, we were waiting for the implants to switch on. The switch on happen by April end. The implant has been added to both her years.

She is going to continue with her speech therapy for the next five years at Asha Clinic. We thank you for the overwhelming love and support that you have shown towards Aanya.

Thank you once again.


Ask the campaign organizer

comments powered by Disqus
raised of Rs.500,000 goal

110 Supporters

Beneficiary: Sulagno Chatterjee info_outline

Supporters (110)

Anonymous donated Rs.1,000
11 months ago

Get well soon Aanya!

Anonymous donated Rs.200
11 months ago

I wish the best for Ananya and her Family. May the little kid shine through her life

Anonymous donated Rs.2,000
11 months ago
Anonymous donated Rs.500
about 1 year ago

Get well soon cutie pie

GURMEET donated Rs.1,000
about 1 year ago

God Bless cute baby sulagno sir

Anonymous donated Rs.10,000
over 1 year ago