Tinnitus is the medical term for "hearing" noises in the ears when there is no outside source of the sounds. Tinnitus is often described as a ringing in the ears. It also can sound like roaring, clicking, hissing, or buzzing. It may be soft or loud, high pitched or low pitched and in either one or both ears.

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New England Ear + Balance Center

Tufts Medical Center’s New England Ear and Balance Center in Boston offers the latest treatments to address your hearing and balance problems.

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Jonathon S. Sillman, MD, FACS
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Jonathon S. Sillman, MD, FACS

Title(s): Otolaryngologist; Assistant Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine
Department(s): Otolaryngology
Appt. Phone: 617-636-8724
Fax #: 617-636-1479

Hearing loss, balance disorders, facial nerve disorders, skull base tumors, ear infections, cochlear implants

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