Last update 2019
Here are the latest details we have for the tinnitus service at St.Thomas Hospital in London.
Lambeth Palace Road
London SE1 7EH
In which department would a tinnitus patient’s first appointment be?
What is the average waiting time for a patient’s first appointment (in weeks):
To access the tinnitus service, does a patient need to have had an ENT appointment first?
If no, how does a patient arrange to be seen at your tinnitus service
A referral from ENT, Audiology, GP, other medical referral.
After the first appointment, if necessary, where would a tinnitus patient be referred on to:
- Hearing Therapy
- ENT/ Psychology / GP etc
What is the average waiting time for this appointment (in weeks):
More than 4 weeks
Which staff members are involved in your tinnitus service?
- Head of Audiology
- Senior Audiologist
- ENT Consultant
- Hearing Therapist
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 – to keep
- Sound pillows – demonstration only
- CDs – demonstration only
- Direction to self help and printed information
Tinnitus Patients are offered the following:
- Relaxation exercises
- Stress management
- Other (please specify):
- Tinnitus Information Group Session