Are you Suffering from any of these symptoms as a result of Tinnitus? Free 15 Min Consultation.

    Mild to severe anxiety
    Insomnia
    Triggered fight or flight

  Depression
  Negative thinking
  Crying spells

  Hopelessness
  Suicidal thoughts
  Ringing in the ears

    Do you feel your family and friends don’t understand?
    Are you growing more isolated?
    Do you feel like life will never be the same?
    Are you refraining from activities that you enjoy?
    Are you fearful of losing your job?
    Do you find that your thoughts tend to be negative?

If you answered yes to 3 or more of these questions or symptoms, then we can help.
You may be a candidate for Tinnitus Cognitive Retraining Therapy, or TCRT.  Stephen Geller Katz, LCSW-R, with over 20 years of clinical experience, a New York University graduate, developed Tinnitus Cognitive Retraining Therapy and founded Tinnitus Cognitive Center in response to the growing number of Tinnitus sufferers coming to his private practice. He discovered that by helping people to retrain and reinterpret the thoughts around their Tinnitus, anxiety and depression symptoms began to improve. But even more important so did the Tinnitus.

Call us at (646) 213-2321 for a FREE consultation.


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Monthly Archives: November 2016

Tinnitus Treatment

Tinnitus TreatmentIndividuals suffering from tinnitus often struggle with many daily tasks. Depending on the severity of the condition as well as how often the patient suffers from it, doctors may recommend one or more tinnitus treatment options. The condition, which is the perception of noise or a ringing sound in the inner ear is not uncommon, but it does require care from a trained LCSW-R provider in New York City.

What Treatment Options Exist?

Tinnitus TreatmentThe first step is to diagnose and treat any underlying health condition causing the condition to occur. In many cases, your doctor will determine there is some type of underlying condition that can be related to the cause. If this is the case, your doctor will treat it properly. This may include:

    • Removing a buildup of earwax that often can cause or worsen the symptoms of this condition
    • Treating any existing blood vessel condition that is causing it, which may include through the use of medication or surgery
    • Changing a medication that may be causing it, depending on the need for that medication.

There are other treatment options available as well. In some situations, the goal is to reduce the sound to make it more bearable. Your doctor may recommend doing this through the use of:

    • Hearing aids to improve sound and reduce other risk factors contributing to the noise
    • Using white noise machines that can help to block out the sound
    • Masking devices can also be used to produce a low level of white noise to suppress the condition.

Tinnitus TreatmentYour doctor may elect to use medications to treat tinnitus as well. Some medications including tricyclic antidepressants and alprazolam are used to help reduce symptoms and to provide better overall satisfaction with other treatments when paired with them. Medications often have side effects your doctor will need to address as well. Alternative medication is yet another treatment plan your doctor may recommend.

The use of specific supplements, hypnosis, and acupuncture may also lead to improvement in symptoms as well as help patients to overcome the condition.

For those who suffer from tinnitus that is significant or severe, seek out care from a trusted LCSW-R in New York City is a necessary first step. With numerous tinnitus treatment options available, it is possible for your doctor to find a solution that can help you overcome this condition for good or learn to live with it in a better way.

Call today for a free 15min phone consultation 646-213-2321

Finding a Doctor to Treat Tinnitus

Finding a Doctor to Treat TinnitusTinnitus is a type of condition in which a person hears or thinks he or she hears a ringing sound in their ears. Most people experience this at some point in their lives, but it usually only lasts for a short period of time and goes away. For other people, though, the condition lasts long term. And, it can be very troublesome overall. If you are suffering from this condition and you want to get help, turning to a doctor is important. When you visit our LCSW-R in New York City, you’ll learn more about what this may mean for you.

When Should Your See a Doctor?

While many people may not need to see a doctor for ringing in their ears, others should. You should do so if:Finding a Doctor to Treat Tinnitus

    • You have tinnitus that does not seem to go away.
    • The condition comes back frequently even multiple times a day or week.
    • The condition is causing you discomfort or even pain.
    • It is impacting your quality of life.

You should also seek our medical care if you develop this condition after you’ve had an upper respiratory infection, including the common cold. If the condition does not improve within seven days, it is important for you to seek medical care to learn the underlying cause. You should also seek out medical are right away if you are dizzy, or otherwise unable to focus, and if you have any type of hearing loss. Do not wait to get to the emergency room.

Choosing a Doctor

When it comes to tinnitus, many doctors can provide some care, but it is often limited. Many people find that this condition is one with few underlying causes that are worrisome. As a result, some people may not elect to get help. However, you should look for a doctor that has specific experience with tinnitus. You also want a provider that offers a wide range of treatment options for your condition. This is specifically important because not everyone responds to treatment for tinnitus in the same manner. Having multiple options can help protect you.

Finding a Doctor to Treat TinnitusSeeking out care is an important step in regaining your quality of life. Tinnitus sufferers do not have to deal with this ringing on their own. Instead come in to see our LCSW-R in New York City to learn more about your options for treatment of ringing in the ears.

Call today for a free 15min phone consultation 646-213-2321

Monthly Archives: November 2016

Tinnitus Treatment

Tinnitus TreatmentIndividuals suffering from tinnitus often struggle with many daily tasks. Depending on the severity of the condition as well as how often the patient suffers from it, doctors may recommend one or more tinnitus treatment options. The condition, which is the perception of noise or a ringing sound in the inner ear is not uncommon, but it does require care from a trained LCSW-R provider in New York City.

What Treatment Options Exist?

Tinnitus TreatmentThe first step is to diagnose and treat any underlying health condition causing the condition to occur. In many cases, your doctor will determine there is some type of underlying condition that can be related to the cause. If this is the case, your doctor will treat it properly. This may include:

    • Removing a buildup of earwax that often can cause or worsen the symptoms of this condition
    • Treating any existing blood vessel condition that is causing it, which may include through the use of medication or surgery
    • Changing a medication that may be causing it, depending on the need for that medication.

There are other treatment options available as well. In some situations, the goal is to reduce the sound to make it more bearable. Your doctor may recommend doing this through the use of:

    • Hearing aids to improve sound and reduce other risk factors contributing to the noise
    • Using white noise machines that can help to block out the sound
    • Masking devices can also be used to produce a low level of white noise to suppress the condition.

Tinnitus TreatmentYour doctor may elect to use medications to treat tinnitus as well. Some medications including tricyclic antidepressants and alprazolam are used to help reduce symptoms and to provide better overall satisfaction with other treatments when paired with them. Medications often have side effects your doctor will need to address as well. Alternative medication is yet another treatment plan your doctor may recommend.

The use of specific supplements, hypnosis, and acupuncture may also lead to improvement in symptoms as well as help patients to overcome the condition.

For those who suffer from tinnitus that is significant or severe, seek out care from a trusted LCSW-R in New York City is a necessary first step. With numerous tinnitus treatment options available, it is possible for your doctor to find a solution that can help you overcome this condition for good or learn to live with it in a better way.

Call today for a free 15min phone consultation 646-213-2321

Finding a Doctor to Treat Tinnitus

Finding a Doctor to Treat TinnitusTinnitus is a type of condition in which a person hears or thinks he or she hears a ringing sound in their ears. Most people experience this at some point in their lives, but it usually only lasts for a short period of time and goes away. For other people, though, the condition lasts long term. And, it can be very troublesome overall. If you are suffering from this condition and you want to get help, turning to a doctor is important. When you visit our LCSW-R in New York City, you’ll learn more about what this may mean for you.

When Should Your See a Doctor?

While many people may not need to see a doctor for ringing in their ears, others should. You should do so if:Finding a Doctor to Treat Tinnitus

    • You have tinnitus that does not seem to go away.
    • The condition comes back frequently even multiple times a day or week.
    • The condition is causing you discomfort or even pain.
    • It is impacting your quality of life.

You should also seek our medical care if you develop this condition after you’ve had an upper respiratory infection, including the common cold. If the condition does not improve within seven days, it is important for you to seek medical care to learn the underlying cause. You should also seek out medical are right away if you are dizzy, or otherwise unable to focus, and if you have any type of hearing loss. Do not wait to get to the emergency room.

Choosing a Doctor

When it comes to tinnitus, many doctors can provide some care, but it is often limited. Many people find that this condition is one with few underlying causes that are worrisome. As a result, some people may not elect to get help. However, you should look for a doctor that has specific experience with tinnitus. You also want a provider that offers a wide range of treatment options for your condition. This is specifically important because not everyone responds to treatment for tinnitus in the same manner. Having multiple options can help protect you.

Finding a Doctor to Treat TinnitusSeeking out care is an important step in regaining your quality of life. Tinnitus sufferers do not have to deal with this ringing on their own. Instead come in to see our LCSW-R in New York City to learn more about your options for treatment of ringing in the ears.

Call today for a free 15min phone consultation 646-213-2321

Tinnitus Cognitive Center

Stephen Geller Katz, LCSW-R
19 West 34th Street
Penthouse Floor
New York, NY 10001


Call today for a consultation
646-213-2321