Stuart is the owner of Hearing Associates and earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in Speech and Hearing Science and Psychology from Michigan State University and a Master’s degree in Audiology from Northwestern University. He has previously served as President of the Iowa Speech Language Hearing Association, President of the Iowa Speech Language Hearing Foundation and President of Clear Lake Parks and Recreation Board. He enjoys reading, traveling and spending time with his family. He leads a team of highly qualified and trained Audiologists at his practice.
Tanya Harper Rowe
Tanya earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Audiology from the University of Iowa, Master’s degree in Audiology from Northwestern University and Doctorate from A.T. Still University. She wanted to work in the healthcare field and took classes in Audiology, Pharmacy and pre-med. She spent a summer job shadowing with a local pharmacist as well as at Hearing Associates, P.C.. She was impressed with Stu’s business and how passionate he was about helping patients with hearing problems. As an audiologist, she is able to work in the healthcare field, diagnosing ear and hearing problems and improving patient hearing and communication abilities. Tanya enjoys time with family, traveling, gardening, scrapbooking and watching her sons play in a variety of sports, including golf, hockey, track, basketball and baseball.
Rachael earned her Bachelor of Arts in Speech and Hearing Science and Psychology from the University of Iowa and Master’s in Audiology from the University of Illinois Urbana Champaign. She has always liked working with children and had initially wanted to help them with hearing loss as a speech pathologist. After taking some audiology classes, though, she realized that she enjoyed the science of hearing and the technology involved with hearing aids, so she decided to become an audiologist. Rachael enjoys reading, embroidery, knitting, sewing and spending time with family.
Jeffrey earned his Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies and Disorders from St. Cloud State University before pursuing his Doctorate of Audiology from Central Michigan University. Jeffrey enjoys spending time with friends and family, hunting, fishing, and golf. Why Audiology: Jeffrey always knew that he wanted to help others in life. He was unsure how he would do this until he took his first communication disorders course during undergraduate studies. After initially pursuing speech language pathology, Jeffrey discovered that his true passion was audiology. His goal is to improve the quality of life of patients and their family members by providing excellent hearing healthcare.
Christine earned her Bachelor of Applied Arts in Communication Disorders from Central Michigan University and proceeded to also earn her Doctorate of Audiology from Central Michigan University. Christine enjoys spending time with friends, family and pets, hiking and camping, sewing. Christine discovered audiology through studying speech language pathology. However, after job shadowing an audiologist during a clinical placement, she realized that she had true passion for audiology. She had then decided that she would continue her education in audiology instead of speech language pathology.
Marlys earned her Master’s degree in Speech and Hearing Sciences from Washington State University. She enjoys spending time with her grandkids, knitting, gardening, and reading. Marlys’ interests in communication and learning disabilities led to a long and successful career in Educational Audiology. She worked primarily with babies and children in North Iowa for over 25 years. Marlys found great satisfaction in removing obstacles that prevented a child from having a successful education and improved overall well-being. She has always had an excellent working relationship with Hearing Associates while working at the AEA (Area Education Agency). That relationship allowed Marlys and her team to provide the best of services to children with hearing aids in the schools. Because of the respect gained in partnering with Hearing Associates over the years and her continued commitment to helping others achieve better hearing, Marlys has decided to come on staff to work primarily with ENT (Ear, Nose, and Throat) patients.
Kelly earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Education from the University of Northern Iowa and is board certified as a Hearing Instrument Specialist. She has always had a passion for serving others and has done so in many capacities. When Kelly first entertained the idea of working in an audiology practice, she jumped at the opportunity to help patients achieve better hearing. With a deeper understanding of hearing loss and its effects on family life, Kelly has dedicated herself to educating and counseling patients to get the most out of life despite their hearing loss. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends, reading, watching movies, and being involved at church.
Read 19 verified patient reviews for Hearing Associates PC! Their average review score is 4.84 () from 19 reviews.
“Rachael did a great job from the first test to the end with the hearing aids. Explained everything very good. ”
“Everyone here is so nice and friendly and Christine is a good listener and cares. This is one appointment I look forward to and I see a lot of Doc. Thank you much for a great team. :)”
“I liked the friendly service and experienced people. ”
“It was a good experience. She was very nice, very cordial.”
“He was very personable and he took the time to actually explain what he was doing.”
About this clinic
Hearing Associates has been serving the needs of individuals in northern Iowa and Southern Minnesota since 1987. We provide comprehensive hearing and balance testing and hearing aid services to patients living in Mason City, Iowa and the surrounding areas. We’re committed to helping you overcome your hearing and balance conditions. We service patients of all ages and we are prepared to give you all you need to get the most out of life.
We have several locations throughout northern Iowa and southern Minnesota area to serve you.
Walk In Hours for hearing aid repairs and cleaning are from 11:00a.m. - 1:00p.m. daily to serve your immediate needs.
We offer a wide range of hearing services including:
•· In-depth diagnostic hearing evaluations
•· Hearing aid services and repairs
• Hearing aids fitting and maintenance
•· Balance testing
• Assistive Listening Devices
• Noise protection
• Ongoing consultation
Call this clinic today!
|Monday||8:00 am - 5:00 pm|
|Tuesday||8:00 am - 5:00 pm|
|Wednesday||8:00 am - 5:00 pm|
|Thursday||8:00 am - 5:00 pm|
|Friday||8:00 am - 5:00 pm|
Accepted forms of payment
- American Express
- Financing available for those who qualify
- Insurance accepted, please call for details