A message from Wilks Hearing Center, Inc. - Lawrence about COVID-19:
Dr. Mary Lou Carlson has been a clinical and dispensing audiologist for over 30 years. She is the owner and director of Wilks Hearing Center inc. in Lawrence, New York.
Dr. Carlson received her Doctor of Audiology degree from the Arizona School of Health Sciences. She is a member of the American Speech and Hearing Association and the American Academy of Audiology. She is a board certified through the American Board of Audiology.
Dr. Carlson is passionate about helping her patients hear their absolute best. She is extremely well versed in a variety of testing techniques as well as all phases of digital hearing aid fittings.
Dr. Wilks began operating Wilks Hearing Center in 1978. The practice was founded by his father in 1952. He received his Doctor of Audiology degree from the Arizona School of Health Sciences.
After a long successful career, he sold the practice to his longtime, well respected colleague, Dr. Mary Lou Carlson. He now works on a part time basis to continue caring for his patients.
Dr. Milano has extensive experience in audiological evaluations and hearing aid selection and programming. She received her Doctorate degree from A.T. Still University, is a Fellow American Academy of Audiology, NY State Licensed Audiologist and NY State Registered Hearing Aid Dispenser.
Peggy has been with the Wilks Hearing Center since 1990. Peggy is who you will typically call when you need an appointment. She is responsible for determining patient health insurance benefits and coordinates billing activities.
Patient Care Coordinator
Barbara began working at Wilks Hearing Center in 2010. She coordinates our services with other care providers and she is responsible for patient management and follow-up. She assists in orienting patients to amplification and provides overall support for the professional audiology staff.
Read 30 verified patient reviews for Wilks Hearing Center, Inc. - Lawrence! Their average review score is 4.9 () from 30 reviews.
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“Wilks is top notch. From the office staff to Dr. Jennifer and Dr. Mary Lou, there's no place else I would consider for audiological services! ”
“Wills Hearing Center made everything easy. I was able to get an appointment right away, and Dr. Mary Lou was wonderful in her examination and explanation of my issues. And their Covid protocols were excellent! Thank you Wills!”
“It is ALWAYS a pleasure to visit Wilks. From the receptionist to Dr. Carlson it never changes. They are awesome people and always make me feel like I’m at my friends home. Best of all Dr. Carlson brought me the ability to hear properly after so many years of struggling, and embarrassment. ”
“Dr. Carlson always offers comprehensive, compassionate, patient care. ”
“Everyone was friendly, patient and helpful and willing to go the extra mile to do it right. Highly recommended ”
We now have two locations! Our original location in Lawrence and a second location at 475 Main Street, Suite 1F, Farmingdale NY. Our phone number in Farmingdale is 516 786-HEAR.
The staff at Wilks Hearing Center prides themselves on giving each person who comes through our doors the care and service that they need and deserve. Each person's needs are different - there is no cookie cutter approach here! Our audiologists are licensed by the state of New York, certified by the American Speech, Language and Hearing Association and knowledgeable in the latest developments and technology in hearing aids and devices. Our advanced training and experience will help you make the choices the best suit your individual hearing goals.
Better hearing starts with us!
Our services include:
- Hearing evaluations
- Immitance testing
- Otoacoustic emissions testing
- Tinnitus help
- Hearing aid evaluations
- Custom hearing aid fittings
- Computerized hearing aid fittings
- Real Ear measurements
- Hearing aid accessories
- Servicing of most hearing aid makes and models
- Hearing aid batteries and wax guards
- Custom hearing protection
- Custom swim molds
Service pets welcome
|Monday||9 am - 5 pm|
|Tuesday||9 am - 5 pm|
|Wednesday||9 am - 5 pm|
|Thursday||9 am - 5 pm|
|Friday||9 am - 1 pm|
Service pets welcome
Accepted forms of payment
- Financing available for those who qualify
- Insurance accepted, please call for details