Anthony T. Cacace

Anthony T. Cacace

Anthony T. Cacace, PhD, is a professor of communication sciences and disorders at Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan. He is also a past chair of the American Tinnitus Association's (ATA) Scientific Advisory Committee, and a past ATA board member.

Diverse photo of people with Tinnitus

Background and Theory of a Nanotheranostics Approach for Treating Tinnitus

Tinnitus—defined as the perception of sound in the absence of overt acoustic stimulation—is an enigmatic condition that challenges the treatment acumen and management resources of hearing professionals worldwide. The condition represents a theraputic conundrum for clinicians because there is no universal treatment and no known cure. 

Topic(s): Tinnitus, nanotheranostics, Diagnostics, therapeutic