Is noise-induced trauma from ultrasonic teeth cleaning tools usually temporary even if your ears are already damaged by medications and infection?. It is also important that ALL cases are reported to authorities when some form of hearing damage occurred in ultrasonic dental treatment. Discussion in ‘Alternative Treatments and Research’ started by Jeff, Jul 3, 2012. Dr. Douilards’ tecnique with a sonic tootbrush against the side of the ear in which the frequency generated gave some sufferers temporary relief from the ringing. The American Tinnitus Association offers some educated guesses such as exposure to loud noises, wax build-up, medication side effects, an ear infection or a misaligned jaw.
Disclosed are methods and systems and methods for non-invasive neuromodulation using ultrasound to treat tinnitus. The neuromodulation can produce acute or long-term effects. Ultrasonic hearing is a recognised auditory effect which allows humans to perceive sounds of a much higher frequency than would ordinarily be audible using the physical inner ear, usually by stimulation of the base of the cochlea through bone conduction. Ultrasonic hearing in humans: applications for tinnitus treatment (PDF). Ultrasonic Hearing in Humans: Applications for Tinnitus Treatment on ResearchGate, the professional network for scientists.