Rocky Mountain Hearing & Balance

"Discover what many Montana residents already know- you can trust Rocky Mountain Ear, Nose and Throat"
700 W Kent Ave Missoula, MT 59801
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Clinic staff


Catherine Drescher


Doctor of Audiology Catherine Drescher is a graduate of the University of Louisville. She has extensive experience in a variety of hearing health settings including small ENT practices, a speech and hearing clinic, and a large teaching hospital.

Catherine came to Montana in 2012 and assumed the role of Director of Hearing and Balance for Rocky Mountain ENT. Her specialties include the evaluation and treatment of tinnitus, cochlear implants and diagnostics.


Glenn Hladek


Audiologist Glenn Hladek has been helping people hear better for over 35 years. He earned his Master of Science degree in Audiology from the University of Wisconsin. Glenn lived in Billings where he served as audiologist for the Indian Health Service for 23 years.

In 2000, he moved to Missoula and has served the patients of Rocky Mountain Hearing and Balance ever since. Glenn is an active member of the Montana Speech-Language and Hearing Association, the Montana Audiology Guild, and the Association for Practical and Professional Ethics.


Lee Frantz Oines


Since 1978, audiologist Lee Frantz Oines has helped people hear well again. She has been a part of the Rocky Mountain Hearing and Balance team since 2008.  She moved to Missoula in 1983. She is on the Montana Hearing Aid Licensure Board and is a member of the American Academy of Audiology.

Clinic reviews

Read 4 verified patient reviews for Rocky Mountain Hearing & Balance! Their average review score is 4.75 () from 4 reviews.

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“Lee has been my audiologist for 17 years and is always in tune to the -exact- cause, effect and correct hearing aid for your specific hearing loss. She is a doctor of audiology and is very good at what she does. ”

of Missoula, MT   
03/05/2018    Review submitted online
5 out of 5 1.

“I liked how she took the time, her availability to talk to me instead of rushing out... Just giving the time answering questions.”

of Missoula, MT   
04/10/2015    Review verified by phone
5 out of 5 1.

“It was good. He went straight to the point and didn't mess around. ”

of Saint Regis, MT   
07/11/2014    Review verified by phone
5 out of 5 1.

“He seemed to know what he was doing. Very professional and good with people. ”

of Missoula, MT   
01/23/2014    Review verified by phone
4 out of 5 1.

Clinic details

About this hearing center

As Western Montanans, we are fortunate to be able to enjoy the beauty of the landscape that surrounds us - pristine mountain vistas, magnificent forests and peaceful river valleys. Here in Missoula, where five valleys converge, a group of dedicated physicians joined together to create an extraordinary medical facility.

As local members of this community, our entire staff is committed to making each patient's visit a positive experience. That's why we are one of the premier western ear, nose & throat clinics providing total care and treatment of all related conditions. Our staff is skilled in every aspect of care for everyone in the family, from children through seniors. 

Our team of experienced, licensed audiologists are here to help you hear better.

Hearing care services

  • Hearing screenings
  • Complete hearing tests
  • Hearing aid evaluations
  • Hearing aids – A wide selection of top-quality digital hearing instruments from the best manufacturers
  • Computerized hearing aid fittings to ensure proper amplification
  • Hearing aid accessories
  • Hearing aid service including cleaning, checks, maintenance and repairs
  • Hearing aid batteries
  • Custom earmolds for hearing aids and earplugs for swimming and hearing protection

Hours of operation

Monday8:00 am - 5:30 pm
Tuesday8:00 am - 5:30 pm
Wednesday8:00 am - 5:30 pm
Thursday8:00 am - 5:30 pm
Friday8:00 am - 5:30 am

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  • American Express
  • Discover
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Disclaimer: This clinic profile is for general information purposes only. Financial aid and insurance coverage can vary widely by policy and should be verified with the provider before services are rendered.