Why Choose Us

  • We were the first hospital in the United States to implant a multichannel cochlear implant that helps deaf patients hear sounds that can be interpreted as speech
     
  • Since that time, over 1,000 children and adults have received implants at UI Hospitals and Clinics
     
  • We are the first and only hospital in Iowa to use a reconstructive surgical technique called distraction osteogenesis to aid patients of all ages with airway and craniofacial anomalies
     
  • The Iowa Cleft Palate program was one of the first established in the United States