Roberts Hearing Clinic Announces its Tele-Tinnitus Clinic for Long Distance Consultations

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Roberts Hearing Clinic, with Louisiana locations in Alexandria and Ruston, is now offering long distance tinnitus consultations through its tele-tinnitus clinic. Those suffering from tinnitus that live out of state can now benefit from the latest advances in tinnitus therapy.

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Modern advances in tinnitus therapy can provide much-needed and substantial relief for those afflicted with the condition.

Roberts Hearing Clinic is pleased to announce the launch of its new tele-tinnitus clinic. Using the latest advancements in tinnitus therapy, Roberts Hearing Clinic has delivered tinnitus relief to the residents of Louisiana for years. Now, with the new tele-clinic, Roberts Hearing Clinic can expand its tinnitus therapy services via long distance conferencing.

Tinnitus is defined as the perception of sound where no external source is present. Those affected often describe the sound as a persistent ringing, hissing, roaring, buzzing, or whooshing noise that is perceived either continuously or intermittently.

According to the American Tinnitus Association, tinnitus affects an estimated 50 million Americans, with an additional 30 million workers at risk for developing the condition along with noise-induced hearing loss. The persistent sound of tinnitus impairs cognitive function, attention, and overall quality of life for those affected.

The good news is, while not all cases of tinnitus can be cured or alleviated, modern advances in tinnitus therapy can provide much-needed and substantial relief for those afflicted with the condition. Modern treatment options include:

  • Treatment of an underlying medical condition, such as a blood vessel condition, can cure or mitigate tinnitus.
  • Hearing aids can produce the dual benefits of enhancing hearing and masking the tinnitus. This therapy is particularly effective in those with untreated hearing loss that is causing the tinnitus.
  • Drug therapy, while unable to cure tinnitus, can provide relief in certain instances with certain medications.
  • Sound therapy creates white noise that can mask the tinnitus, making it less bothersome. Several devices can provide sound therapy, and a hearing specialist can help patients select the right one.

Additional information about tinnitus therapy can be found at http://www.robertshearingclinic.com.

About Roberts Hearing Clinic

Roberts Hearing Clinic is a full-service audiology practice located in Louisiana, with locations in Alexandria and Ruston. Equipped with state-of-the-art technology and compassionate staff, Roberts Hearing Clinic offers comprehensive services including hearing tests, hearing aid evaluations, custom hearing aid fittings, hearing aid cleanings, rehabilitative counseling, preventive care advice, and service and repair for all hearing aid models. With services delivered in a relaxed and comfortable atmosphere, Roberts Hearing Clinic is Louisiana’s leading destination for better hearing.

Contact:
TERRY L. ROBERTS, AU.D.
Roberts Hearing Clinic
http://www.robertshearingclinic.com

Locations:

Alexandria Office
Roberts Hearing Clinic
4007 Parliament Drive
Alexandria, LA 71303
318-542-7568

Ruston Office
Roberts Hearing Clinic
1503 Goodwin Rd Suite 205
Ruston, LA 71270
318-497-4253

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Terry L. Roberts, Au.D.
Roberts Hearing Clinic
since: 02/2010
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