Category Archives: Tinnitus

Tinnitus Testing: How It Works

Two pieces of hearing assessment equipment hanging on the wall of a doctors office.

Most people experience some sort of ringing sensation in their ears from time to time. If this ear ringing is only occasional, does not last long, and does not impede your normal activities, it is probably nothing to worry about. However, when the sound is present all the time, you may be experiencing tinnitus. Not […]

What is Tinnitus?

Causes of tinnitus scrabble blocks

The American Tinnitus Association describes tinnitus as the perception of sound when no external sound is actually present. While most people perceive their tinnitus as a ringing sound, it can also be perceived as whistling, buzzing, roaring, humming, chirping and several other sounds. It can sound as if it is coming from one ear, both […]