Genetics and Hearing Loss

The causes of hearing loss are  complex and can be environmental, genetic, or both. Understanding whether a child’s genes play a role in his or her hearing loss can help doctors and families make treatment choices as well as other important decisions.

Genetic Treatment Centers in Connecticut

University of Connecticut
Division of Human Genetics
65 Kane Street
West Hartford, CT 06119
Telephone: (860) 523-6499
Fax: (860) 523-6465

Yale University School of Medicine
Department of Human Genetics
333 Cedar Street
Room WWW305
New Haven, CT 06520
Telephone: (203) 785-2660
Fax: (203) 785-3404