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There are many types and causes of sensorineural hearing loss. You can lose hearing from exposure to loud noises, medications with toxic side effects, or simply having been born with congenital hearing loss. Aging is a major risk factor too. The disorders are varied, but the treatments are not. There are at present no FDA approved treatments for sensorineural hearing loss, save hearing aids and cochlear implants.
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