Last Updated 2019

Here are the latest details we have for the tinnitus service at the Queen Mary's Hospital in London.

Queen Mary's Hospital

Roehampton Lane

London SW15 5PN

 

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

ENT or Audiology

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

6

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

No

If no, how does a patient arrange to be seen at your tinnitus service:

6 weeks (routine)

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?

  • Head of Audiology
  • Senior Audiologist
  • ENT Consultant
  • Clinical Psychologist

What equipment is available for tinnitus patients in your department?

  • Ear level white noise generators – to keep
  • Table top sound therapy devices – on loan
  • Pillow speakers – on loan

The following are offered to tinnitus patients:

  • Cognitive Behaviour Therapy
  • Mindfulness
  • Relaxation exercises
  • Relaxation classes
  • Stress management