Atlanta audiologist, Helen Kochilas, Au.D, has research published in prestigious otolaryngology journal.
ATLANTA, GA, January 12, 2022 /24-7PressRelease/ — Dr. Helen Kochilas, an audiologist with North Atlanta ENT & Allergy, has had research published in a prestigious otolaryngology journal. Dr. Kochilas’ article, “Vagus-nerve stimulation paired with tones for tinnitus suppression: Effects on voice and hearing”, was published in the April 2020 edition of Laryngoscope – Investigative Otolaryngology. The research highlighted an urgent need in the scientific and medical communities to develop treatments to mitigate chronic tinnitus and provide treatment options for noise-induced hearing loss. The Veterans Administration ranks hearing loss and tinnitus as the number one and two service-related disabilities affecting military veterans. Those who were exposed to intense blast and noise trauma during the Middle East conflicts have been particularly affected. The targeted procedures outlined in the research represent an important contribution to the scientific literature and its use in patient treatment. The application has the therapeutic benefit of tinnitus suppression in humans.
Helen Kochilas, Au.D, is a fully licensed Georgia audiologist practicing at North Atlanta ENT & Allergy. She is an alumna of Wayne State University’s professional doctor of audiology program. Dr. Kochilas completed her externship at the Veterans Administration Tennessee Valley Healthcare System in Nashville. She is experienced in the evaluation and treatment of hearing disorders and communication needs in adults and children.
North Atlanta ENT & Allergy has been providing exceptional care for patients with ear, nose, throat, allergy, and sinus conditions for 25 years. They also treat sleep apnea and other sleep disorders. There are convenient office locations in Alpharetta, Cumming, and Dawsonville, Georgia. The expertise of their multiple providers enables them to treat many medical conditions.
For more information about North Atlanta ENT & Allergy and Dr. Helen Kochilas, contact https://naenta.com/about-north-atlanta-ear-nose-throat-associates/.
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