Tinnitus Masking Aids
Tinnitus masker is a noise generator, intended to provide a sound enrichment source that stimulates the auditory system. The tinnitus masker is intended to be used as part of a comprehensive tinnitus therapy program that works to distract the wearer’s attention away from the sound of their tinnitus (ringing in the ears).
Tinnitus masker feature is a broadband sound generator available in a number hearing instruments. It provides a means of sound enrichment therapy that can be used as part of a personalized tinnitus management program to provide temporary relief from tinnitus.
The tinnitus masker is intended for adults 18 years of age or older who have both hearing loss and tinnitus.
The underlying principle of sound enrichment is to provide supplementary noise stimulation which can help defocus attention from tinnitus and avoid negative reactions.
Sound enrichment, coupled with instructional counseling, is an established approach to managing tinnitus.
Talk to us about tinnitus masking aids and if they are suitable for you.