New Patient Toolkit

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"No one understands me. I feel so alone."

You aren't alone! 69 million Americans suffer from dizziness or imbalance. Click here for more information on help that is available to you.

"How do I know if I have a vestibular disorder?"

Find out more about the symptoms of a vestibular disorder and how they are diagnosed.

"I can’t function. The world is spinning out of control."

Learn to live with a vestibular disorder.

"VeDA helped me find a doctor with a special interest in vestibular disorders."

Click here to search our provider directory.

"Thanks, VeDA! You helped me learn how to live an active and productive life with a vestibular disorder."

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Sometimes I can't think straight.

Vestibular disorders can affect your cognitive functions, making it difficult to concentrate.

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News

Rebuilding the Self - A Patient Perspective
Jun. 19, 2018 | 9:27am

Meniere’s Disease attacks two areas of the self: the physical body with dizziness, ringing ears, fullness in the head and hearing loss and the sense of self that we construct inside ourselves; our

Amanda Rodriguez - Steps-2-Balance Ambassador
Mar. 20, 2018 | 12:24pm

Vestibular migraine kept Amanda from her passion - running. Now she's back in the race.

Neuroplasticity for persistent vertigo and tinnitus
Mar. 09, 2018 | 4:15pm

Neuroplasticity is your body’s ability to change itself.  This is an essential part of the recovery process for tinnitus and vertigo. 

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New Patient Toolkit

New to this website? Click here to get started on your journey to diagnosis and recovery.

VeDA Resource Library

Visit VeDA's Resource Library to get more information about your vestibular disorder and download one of VeDA's many short publications.

Learn more

Listen to doctor and patient testimonials to learn what causes vestibular disorders and how they impact patients physically, cognitively, and emotionally.

Find a Vestibular Specialist

Getting an accurate diagnosis is the first step toward recovery!

Use VeDA's free provider directory to search for a vestibular health care professional near you.
 
Note: You can select more than one provider specialty. Click on the provider name to view details about their practice.
Provider specialty definitions

Online Poll

Do you limit shopping at grocery stores due to your vestibular disorder?

Patient Registry

Help VeDA collect data on the vestibular patient experience.

Together we can advocate for actions that reduce the time it takes to diagnose a vestibular disorder.

Click here for more information and to register.

Patient Spotlight

Do you suffer from dizziness? You're not alone! In VeDA's "Patient Spotlight" vestibular patients like Melissa Jo Elliott tell their stories in their own words.

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