All of us have experienced a ringing sensations in our ears. The ringing in your ears is known as tinnitus and is a very common problem affecting nearly 50 million Americans. Thankfully, for most, it does not pose a significant problem; but for a small percentage, it is very intrusive. Problem tinnitus  is the frequent experience of bothersome sound that other people cannot hear. For individuals with problem tinnitus, it is perceived as a threat to their well-being. For these people, it interferes with their daily work and even with their sleep.

Excessive exposure to loud noises, head and neck trauma, cardiovascular disease, jaw misalignment, medicine, and hearing loss are common factors that cause ear ringing or head noise. It’s best to consult with a hearing expert than trying to cope. If you experience this ringing sensation in your ears, come see us for a hearing evaluation. For most, tinnitus is associated with an actual hearing loss. By addressing the hearing loss, the tinnitus becomes less noticeable. Hearing aids along with other technology, are specifically designed to bring welcome tinnitus relief.