Tinnitus is a perception of sound in the ear, which can only be heard by the individual, when there are no external sounds. This can occur in one ear or both ears and it is often perceived as continuous or intermittent ringing/buzzing sound. Approximately 80% of people who experience tinnitus have some degree of hearing loss. There is no specific medication to eliminate tinnitus. Patel & Suleman Audiologists will provide one of the following methods of treatment after conducting an assessment:

• Amplification (hearing aids)

• Tinnitus masker

• Cochlear implants

•Tinnitus therapy

• Sound therapy