Tinnitus Success Stories

Many people are initially skeptical of tinnitus treatments. After years of suffering from ringing or buzzing in their ears, they question our audiologists’ ability to successfully treat tinnitus. To silence their doubts, they often ask if they can talk with our patients about their experiences at Sound Relief Hearing Center. Surprisingly, many of our patients have been receptive to these requests. In lieu of distributing their names and contact information, we decided to ask a few of our patients if they would share their tinnitus success stories with prospective patients on camera. We would like to thank them for generously making time in their schedules for us and our future patients.

These success stories are all proof that you don’t have to live with tinnitus, regardless of what your doctor or other audiologists have told you. Schedule a consultation with us today to better understand how tinnitus works and to explore your options for relief.

Beth’s Tinnitus Success Story

A Cyclist and Mother Working in Laboratory Sales

Experience Beth’s journey through the ups and downs of living with tinnitus. Hear how the sudden onset of a high-pitched, hissing sound disrupted her life during Christmas time, causing severe anxiety and hindering her ability to work and enjoy personal activities. Despite exploring various treatment options without success, Beth found renewed hope and relief at Sound Relief. Dr. Julie and the team’s scientific approach and personalized care transformed Beth’s outlook, alleviating her anxiety and restoring her ability to fully engage in work and leisure activities. Beth encourages others not to fear tinnitus, emphasizing that relief is possible with the right support.

Dovie’s Tinnitus Success Story

Dovie opens up about her journey with tinnitus, triggered by a stroke.

Her story sheds light on the challenges and resilience in navigating this hearing disorder, inspiring others on their own paths to recovery. Her candid sharing offers hope, resilience, and insight into the compassionate care provided by our dedicated team.

Bill’s Tinnitus Success Story

A Motorcyclist and Father Who Doubted Sound Relief

Bill’s transformative journey to reclaiming his joy and peace of mind, initially skeptical of seeking help for his tinnitus, Bill’s perspective shifted when his wife encouraged him to visit Sound Relief Tinnitus & Hearing Center. Amidst a growing struggle with persistent tinnitus affecting his sleep, work, and passion for motorcycle riding, Bill found renewed hope in Dr. Julie and her team’s expertise and scientific approach. Understanding the science behind tinnitus led to a resurgence of his zest for life.


Joe’s Tinnitus Success Story

A Surplus of Antibiotics Triggered His Tinnitus

Massive amounts of antibiotics caused his tinnitus and hearing loss. Thankfully, he was able to find help for both issues. Joe’s remarkable journey to overcoming tinnitus and hearing loss – with perseverance and determination, Joe found the help he needed to address both issues. Joe shares his story, highlighting the transformative impact of finding relief and reclaiming his quality of life.

Tim’s Tinnitus Success Story

“Honestly, I think Sound Relief has saved my life.”

Tim was used to working in an environment with plenty of background noise. Once he started working from his much quieter home, Tim started focusing more on the ringing in his ears. As a result, sleep became more difficult, eating habits declined, anxiety increased, and his self-esteem suffered. He knew this wasn’t normal, and he sought out the help of Sound Relief.

As soon as he walked in the doors, Tim says, “I had of sense of this is the real deal, this is an establishment I want to be involved with…Someone really understood what I was going through… and that’s priceless.” He says, “you’re enabling me to get on with my life in a way that I couldn’t do on my own. Coming to Sound Relief has been a real-life changing experience…Stress is reduced, my blood pressure is down, I am losing weight.” Tim’s biggest breakthrough during Tinnitus Retraining Therapy “has been accepting me and being comfortable in my own skin.”

Tinnitus Retraining Therapy requires the patient to truly commit to the process. “It’s the effort you put into it… it’s an active process by myself, with your office, with everyone, and it’s a team effort. If I don’t hold down my end of the bargain, I am not going to get better.”

Karen’s Tinnitus Success Story

A Mom Whose Soccer Injury Caused Her Tinnitus

Following a soccer injury in her mid-twenties, Karen endured years of disrupted sleep and family life due to unexpected side effects of tinnitus. Despite seeking relief from multiple avenues, it wasn’t until she discovered Sound Relief that she found a customized treatment plan tailored to her needs. Karen shares her story of the impact of finally finding relief, offering hope and encouragement to others facing similar challenges.

Cindy’s Tinnitus Success Story

Cindy shares her experience with tinnitus and the relief she found.

Cindy, a native of Arizona, a former P.E. teacher and principal, and is a patient at Sound Relief Tinnitus and Hearing Center in Scottsdale, Arizona. The sound of crickets never ceased for Cindy. “The crickets controlled me.” She had no idea what was causing them and why they got louder.

Before her first appointment at Sound Relief, Cindy was skeptical. “Everywhere you go you hear there is no help.” But now after finding tinnitus relief, “You just have to make that first step.” She could’ve used the help of Sound Relief when she was a principal and needed the therapy more than ever to help with her mood and hearing. Cindy recommends people like her at least come in for a consultation. “That first consultation was worth every minute.”

The biggest change for Cindy is not hearing the crickets as much, and she is in a much better place to handle stress and her headaches have gone away. Tinnitus Retraining Therapy has given Cindy the opportunity to calm it all down. “If you’re honest with the process, and you’ve taken the time to do it and follow it, it brings so much relief to your life and controlling your tinnitus.”



Chris’ Tinnitus Success Story

Years of Lawn Care and Loud Music Caused His Tinnitus

This is Chris’ journey to reclaiming peace and quiet. Years of exposure to loud music and lawn care led to troubling tinnitus, disrupting his sleep and everyday activities. Chris shares his realization of the importance of hearing protection and the impact of untreated tinnitus. Discover how his path to relief began at Sound Relief Tinnitus & Hearing Center, where a simple yet effective treatment plan brought significant improvement. Chris’s story serves as a reminder of the importance of early intervention and the transformative power of seeking help.

Bill’s Tinnitus Success Story

An Engineers Perspective on Tinnitus and Hearing Loss

Meet Bill, a retired engineer who candidly shares his journey with tinnitus and hearing loss in our testimonial video. Discover the cause behind his challenges and the remarkable relief he found through Sound Relief. Bill’s story illuminates the transformative impact of our specialized care.

Mike’s Tinnitus Success Story

A Sheet Metal Worker with Severe Migraines

Mike recounts his struggle with the screeching noise in his ears, which intensified to the point of disrupting his sleep and causing excruciating headaches. Fortunately, a turning point came when he stumbled upon Sound Relief’s commercial on TV. With gratitude, Mike credits Dr. Julie and her teams expertise for rescuing him from a lifetime of suffering. Mike’s story highlights the transformative impact of finding relief and renewed hope through our dedicated care.

Christie’s Tinnitus Success Story

A Stay-at-Home Mom and Hair Dresser

Like many sufferers, Christie endured years of discomfort and anxiety before seeking help. Her tinnitus disrupted her peace of mind, sleep, and even triggered migraines. Fortunately, a friend’s referral led her to Sound Relief, where initial skepticism gave way to hope through Dr. Julie’s scientific approach and personalized treatment plan. Despite the journey taking time – about six months – Christie’s perseverance paid off, emphasizing the importance of staying committed to the process.

Cheryl’s Tinnitus Success Story

The Future is Much Brighter

Cheryl’s tinnitus started in September of 2019, she could hear her tinnitus 24/7. It continued steadily until about March of 2020. By then, her tinnitus ramped up and the ringing in her ears got much louder. Cheryl was losing sleep, and the constant sound started to interrupt daily tasks. She saw a commercial for Sound Relief, and she did her research. Cheryl says she felt “this place was willing to help people like me. That they could at least make my life manageable to live with the sound” (tinnitus). Cheryl is “not a fan of going into doctors’ offices” but this “process was easy” and Cheryl says she was “able to sit back and freely make my own decision.” Cheryl also states, “the treatment has been amazing.”

Cheryl can manage her tinnitus now. She does not have sleepless nights, and she is pleased to use Tinnitus Retraining Therapy to manage her symptoms. Cheryl also has hearing loss. “Being able to have the hearing aids in as well has helped me cope with that loss as well as the tinnitus. I view the future as much brighter than 8 months ago.”

Pam’s Tinnitus Success Story

Realtor Finds A Home To Help Her Tinnitus And Slight Hearing Loss

Pam is a realtor in Colorado, and she describes her experience with Sound Relief. In addition to the benefits of eliminating her tinnitus and improving her hearing, she loves the Bluetooth features of her devices.

Kris’s Tinnitus Success Story

Retired Science Teacher Explains Tinnitus Relief

Kris is a retired science teacher and explains the difference Sound Relief has made for both tinnitus and slight hearing loss.


Schedule a Consultation Today

If you are new to the world of tinnitus and hearing loss, we understand that you may find the plethora of options overwhelming. Would you benefit from a behind-the-ear hearing aid? What about an in-the-ear or in-the-canal device? Could Lyric be the right choice for you? Instead of trying to sift through the options on your own, consult with an expert. To get started, please schedule an appointment with Sound Relief Hearing Center today. Our audiologists can help you find a device that fits your level of hearing loss, positioning preference, and budget.

To learn more, please explore the following links:

The Tinnitus Cycle | Sounds of Tinnitus | Treatment Options