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TINNITUS MANAGEMENT

Do you hear a ringing, roaring, clicking or hissing sound in your ears?

Do you hear this often or all the time?

Does the sound bother you a lot?

If you answered yes to any of these questions, you may have tinnitus. Tinnitus management can quiet the noise in your ears and may be right for you. Call us today at 587-410-7391.

Tinnitus (tin-NY-tus) is a common condition where a person experiences a ringing, rushing or buzzing in the ears. Tinnitus will not cause you to go deaf, but its presence may affect your daily activities. Our professionals can help recommend a course of action to deal with this persistent problem. Each person has an individual response to treatment; our goal is to work with you to relieve this condition.

Don't wait!

Early treatment is the most effective treatment.

Talk to the experts. Call us today.

Tinnitus and Hearing Loss Special Event!

This November 22nd, 2018 at the Chateau Nova Kingsway We will be joined by a team of Hearing Loss and Hearing Device Professionals from Hearing Aid manufacturer ReSound, who will talk about the debilitating symptoms of Tinnitus and hearing loss. They will demonstrate the latest advancements in hearing device technology and how this new technology can relieve the symptoms of Tinnitus.

Please join us to browse a trade show of local businesses that will be providing information and prizes, learn more about Tinnitus and Hearing Loss, receive a goody bag with free items, get entered for the chance at many door prizes, and get a FREE Hearing Exam.

This event will be held:
November 22nd, 2018

Time: 1 pm and 6 pm
Venue: Chateau Nova Kingsway
159 Airport Road NW
Edmonton, Alberta

To reserve your place at the event please call this number as places are limited – 587-200-3278 or register online.

What Causes Tinnitus?

Roughly 40% of Canadians have experienced tinnitus at least once in their lifetime. Tinnitus is a symptom associated with many forms of hearing problems and can also be a symptom of other health problems.

Tinnitus is typically caused by:

  • Hearing Loss: Most people who have tinnitus also have some kind of hearing loss.
  • Loud Noise: Exposure to loud noise can cause permanent hearing loss and tinnitus. Continued exposure can make the tinnitus and hearing loss become worse.
  • Medication: More than 200 medicines, including aspirin, can cause tinnitus. If you have tinnitus and you take medicine, ask your doctor or pharmacist whether your medicine could be the cause.
  • Other potential causes: Allergies, tumors, and problems in the heart and blood vessels, jaw and neck can cause tinnitus.

Why wait? You don’t have to live with hearing loss.

Why wait? You don’t have to live with hearing loss.

What Should I do if I Have Tinnitus?

The first step is to call us and schedule a visit with one of our Registered Hearing Aid Practitioners for an evaluation. A careful history and audiometric testing will determine the most likely causes and best treatment for your tinnitus.

There may be other medical issues behind the tinnitus, and it is important to rule out anything else that may affect your overall health. You may be referred to an ear, nose and throat (ENT) doctor to complete the diagnosis.

Avoid Making Your Tinnitus Worse

Avoid anything that can increase the ringing in your ears, such as smoking, alcohol and loud noise. If you are a construction worker, an airport worker, a hunter, or if you are regularly exposed to loud noise at home or at work, wear ear plugs or special earmuffs to protect your hearing and keep your tinnitus from getting worse.

If it is hard for you to hear over your tinnitus, ask your friends and family to face you when they talk so you can see their faces. Seeing their expressions may help you understand them better. Ask people to speak louder but not shout. Also, tell them they do not have to talk slowly, just more clearly.

Types of Tinnitus Management

A careful review of your health history along with audiometric testing will identify which of the following is the right treatment option:

    • Hearing Aids—Hearing aids create a dual benefit of enhancing hearing and masking or covering up the tinnitus. The majority of patients with tinnitus receive partial or complete relief from their tinnitus with the use of hearing aids.
    • Maskers—Tinnitus maskers are small electronic devices that look like hearing aids and are tuned to generate sound that masks or covers up the tinnitus.

  • Allergy Treatment—Allergies can exacerbate tinnitus. If you test positive for allergies treatment can have the dual effect of reducing the ringing in your ears and giving you a big boost in energy.

Tinnitus management works — talk to us and put an end to the ringing in your ears.

Why wait? You don’t have to live with hearing loss.

Why wait? You don’t have to live with hearing loss.

Why wait? You don't have to live with hearing loss. Call Us Today