Last updated 2019

Here are the latest details we have for the tinnitus service at the Castlehill Hospital in Hull.

Castle Hill Hospital

Cottingham

Hull, HU16 5JQ

 

In which department would a tinnitus patient's first appointment be?

ENT

What is the average waiting time for a patient's first appointment (in weeks):

5

To access the tinnitus service, does a patient need to have had an ENT appointment first?

Yes

After the first appointment, if necessary, where would a tinnitus patient be referred on to:

Audiology

What is the average waiting time for this appointment (in weeks):

6

Which staff members are involved in your tinnitus service?

Senior Audiologist

What equipment is available for tinnitus patients in your department?

  • Ear level white noise generators – to keep
  • Table top sound therapy devices – demonstration only
  • Pillow speakers – demonstration only
  • CDs – to keep
  • Hearing Aids and combination Hearing Aid/Noise Generators

The following are offered to tinnitus patients:

  • Relaxation exercises
  • Relaxation classes