Last updated 2019

Here are the latest details for the tinnitus service at the Royal Alexandra Hospital in Paisley.

Royal Alexandra Hospital

Corsebar Road

Paisley PA2 9PN

 

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

Could be ENT or Audiology

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

6-9 months

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

Referral by GP or self-referral if return patient

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 months

Which staff members are involved in your tinnitus service?

  • Senior Audiologist
  • Audiologist
  • ENT Consultant

What equipment is available for tinnitus patients in your department?

  • Ear level white noise generators – to keep
  • Table top sound therapy devices – demonstration only

The following are offered to tinnitus patients:

Cognitive Behaviour Therapy