Kent Clinic

Kent Institute of Medicine and Surgery (KIMS) and The Tinnitus Clinic are providing a new range of evidence-based tinnitus treatments for people living in and around Kent. The Tinnitus Clinic at KIMS is situated near Maidstone just off Junction 7 of the M20 motorway and is in easy reach from Gillingham, Canterbury, Royal Tunbridge Wells and the south coast of Kent and East Sussex.

Our specialist audiologists provide assessment and treatment for tinnitus, hearing loss and hyperacusis, using pioneering evidence based therapies that are exclusive to The Tinnitus Clinic.

93% of our patients are extremely satisfied, or very satisfied with our unique treatments.

Clinic Info

The Tinnitus Clinic,
Kent Institute of Medicine & Surgery,
Newnham Court Way,
Kent ME14 5FT

Call us on:

  0203 597 4988

Kent Team

Mark Williams

Mark Williams BSc, MSc, Dip CCA, RHAD

Chief Audiologist

Mark Williams is The Tinnitus Clinic’s lead audiological clinician and specialises in the management and treatment of tinnitus and sound sensitivity disorders. Mark has a special interest in the psychoacoustic measurement of tinnitus as a means of improving the efficacy of sound based therapies. He has been responsible for undertaking observational studies evaluating the efficacy of new tinnitus treatments and has also contributed to the validation of new tinnitus pitch measurement techniques.

Mark has authored a number of academic articles for scientific and clinical journals and regularly delivers peer reviewed research talks at National and International Tinnitus and Audiology conferences.

James Fairley

James Fairley BSc MBBS FRCS (ORL-HNS) MS

Consultant Ear, Nose and Throat Surgeon

An established Consultant with over 30 years clinical experience, Mr Fairley qualified from St Thomas’s Hospital in 1981. Following Higher Specialist Training at the Royal National Throat, Nose & Ear Hospital London and the Sheffield Childrens Hospital, he was appointed ENT Consultant in Kent in 1993.

In 1996 he was awarded a Master of Surgery degree from the University of London for research into nasal and sinus surgery.

His patients and colleagues have given overwhelmingly positive feedback on the independent iWantGreatCare website and in 360 degree appraisal.

He has contributed at National and International level to audit and education in ENT.

Patient Stories

Acoustic CR® Neuromodulation, Tinnitus Desensitisation Therapy™ and hearing loss treatments are being carried out at The Tinnitus Clinic in Maidstone. Here are some of our patients who want to tell you their story.

How to find us

KIMS is situated on the outskirts of Maidstone just off junction 7 of the M20 motorway in Kent.

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by Train

Maidstone is served by three train stations with trains from London and the surrounding areas of Kent. All three stations are within a ten minute car journey to KIMS:

Bearsted: 1.3 miles
Maidstone East: 2 miles
Maidstone West: 2.5 miles

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by Taxi

The hospital reception can book taxis for patients and visitors through our local taxi company. Alternatively taxis are available at the stations and in the town centre.

Book an Appointment

You can self-refer to see one of our audiologists, or be referred by your GP or another healthcare professional.

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