Ear / May 19, 2022
By: Kelly Warf, Au.D.
Sanjeev Balamohan, M.D.
Ringing in the ears, known as tinnitus [TIN-NUH-TUS or TIN-NIGHT-US], is experienced by over 50 million Americans. Tinnitus is the perception of sound without an external source. It can sound like a clicking noise, humming, high-pitch ringing, or even sound like your heartbeat. The first step is an ear evaluation to determine the cause. An evaluation from an ENT physician along with a hearing evaluation by an Audiologist can identify the etiology of the ringing. Common reasons for ringing include the following:
If you are experiencing tinnitus, schedule your appointment with our ENT and Audiologist today. Call 847-685-1000.
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