Hyperacusis Study: 2010-2019
A successful study was recently completed evaluating a minimally invasive surgery reinforcement of the round and oval window to reduce the symptoms of severe Hyperacusis or noise intolerance. The procedure has been successful in 86% of cases. Three publications have been produced describing the results of the study.
Stapes hypermobility as a possible cause of hyperacusis.
Silverstein H, Smith J, Kellermeyer B.; Am J Otolaryngol. 2019 Mar - Apr;40(2):247-252. doi: 10.1016/j.amjoto.2018.10.018. Epub 2018 Oct 31.
Minimally Invasive Surgery for the Treatment of Hyperacusis.
Silverstein H, Ojo R, Daugherty J, Nazarian R, Wazen J.; Otol Neurotol. 2016 Dec;37(10):1482-1488.
Round and oval window reinforcement for the treatment of hyperacusis.
Silverstein H, Wu YH, Hagan S.; Am J Otolaryngol. 2015 Mar-Apr;36(2):158-62. doi: 10.1016/j.amjoto.2014.10.014. Epub 2014 Oct 14.