Tagged: audiology


Changes to St George’s Audiology Services in response to Covid-19 pandemic

Services at | Updated 12 Jan 2021 | Tags: audiology audiology appointments Audiovestibular Medicine hearing hearing aid batteries hearing aid repairs hearing aids

St George’s Hospital Audiology  (Updated on 29/12/2020): In light of Covid-19 pandemic and the new variant of Covid-19, there is an alteration in the way we provide the service to our users. The Trust is offering reduced appointments with consideration of local and national infection control and prevention guidance.  This …


Vestibular (Balance and Dizziness) Service

Services at | Updated 30 Apr 2019 | Tags: audiology balance dizzy vestibular

The Vestibular service (also known as Neurotology or Neuro-otology) is a Medical Consultant-led Multidisciplinary team consisting of Audiovestibular Physicians, Audiovestibular Scientist and Audiologists who work closely together with ENT (Otolaryngology), Neurology and Physiotherapy departments to assess and manage patients with balance problems and dizziness.  The department has expertise in performing …


Hearing Therapy Service

Services at | Updated 30 Apr 2019 | Tags: audiology hearing hearing aids hyperacusis tinnitus

The hearing therapy service is for adults who are having difficulty adapting to life with hearing loss, tinnitus or hyperacusis. At your first appointment, you will see an audiologist with specialist training in tinnitus and hyperacusis, and also in advanced rehabilitation techniques. The first appointment is an assessment and it …


Tinnitus and Hyperacusis Service

Services at St George's Hospital, St John's Therapy Centre, Tooting Health Centre | Updated 8 Dec 2020 | Tags: audiology hearing hearing aids

The tinnitus and hyperacusis service is for children and adults who have difficulty coping with tinnitus (noises in the ears and/or head) and/or hyperacusis (oversensitivity to sound). At your first appointment, you will see an audiovestibular physician or ENT surgeon, who will take your history and work towards identifying a …


Paediatric Hearing and Hearing Aid Service

Services at St George's Hospital, Tooting Health Centre, Trevelyan House Surgery | Updated 24 Jun 2020 | Tags: audiology hearing hearing aids paediatric

The paediatric service is for children of all ages and young persons who have suspected hearing problems. Age-appropriate hearing assessments are  carried out by audiovestibular physicians and/or audiologists.  The team works closely with ENT (ear, nose and throat) colleagues where surgical intervention is indicated for conditions such as glue ear. …


Adult Hearing and Hearing Aid Service

Services at | Updated 8 Dec 2020 | Tags: audiology hearing hearing aids

The Adult Hearing and Hearing Aid Service is for adults who have a hearing loss or suspected hearing problems.  We accept referrals for adults of all ages. Assessments may be carried out by audiologists and/or audiovestibular physicians. At your first appointment, we will ask you a number of questions regarding …


Audiology and Audiovestibular Medicine

Audiology and Audiovestibular Medicine

Services at St George's Hospital, St John's Therapy Centre, Tooting Health Centre | Updated 8 Dec 2020 | Tags: audiology Audiovestibular Medicine hearing hearing aids Neuro-otology Neurotology

The Audiology and Audiovestibular Medicine team deals with the diagnosis and management of hearing (auditory) and balance (vestibular) disorders. Since it was established in 1986, the department has become a reputable, highly specialist third tier service, responsible for all aspects of audiovestibular medicine for persons of all ages. The department …