Last updated 2019

Here are the latest details we have for the tinnitus service at Southport and Ormskirk NHS Hospital Trust

Southport and Ormskirk NHS Hospital Trust

Town Lane

Southport PR8 6PN

 

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

Audiology

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

2

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

Referred from GP if a new patient. Self-referral if an existing 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):

No response

Which staff members are involved in your tinnitus service?

  • Senior 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 - on loan
  • BTA Apps
  • Connevans catalogue

The following are offered to tinnitus patients:

  • Cognitive Behaviour Therapy