Pilot Study of Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) in Area LC for Chronic Tinnitus

To test the safety and effectiveness of DBS for patients with intrusive tinnitus.

  1. Tinnitus Talk
    This study will test the safety and effectiveness of deep brain stimulation (DBS) for patients with a big or very big problem with tinnitus (a sensation of noise in the head).

    Estimated Enrollment: 10
    Study Start Date: January 2014
    Estimated Study Completion Date: March 2019
    Estimated Primary Completion Date: March 2019 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)