Boys Town Ear, Nose and Throat Institute

"Changing the way America cares for patients, families and communities."
14040 Boys Town Hospital Rd Boys Town, NE 68010
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Clinic staff


Joel Edwards


  Clinical Coordinator, Pacific Street Medical Campus

  • Graduate degrees from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln
  • Completing AuD degree through A.T. Still University and the Arizona School of Health Sciences
  • Clinical Audiologist and Hearing Instrument Dispenser
  • Member Nebraska Speech-Language-Hearing Association and American Academy of Audiology


  • Hearing evaluations
  • Hearing aid fittings
  • Vestibular retraining for BPPV
  • Tinnitus retraining therapy (TRT) for tinnitus habituation

Michelle Vogel

Au.D., CCC-A

Staff Audiologist

  • M.S. & Au.D. from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln
  • Completed Au.D. Externship year at Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI


  • Member, American Speech-Language-Hearing Association
  • Nebraska Speech-Language-Hearing Association
  • Member of Craniofacial Team


  • Hearing Evaluations
  • Hearing Aid Fittings and follow-up
  • Auditory Osseointegrated Device evaluations and fitting
  • Vestibular/Balance Evaluations
  • ABR Evaluations

Rachel Loveless


  Staff Audiologist​ Education:

  • Au.D., University of South Dakota
  • Certificate of Clinical Competence in Audiology
  • State audiology licenses in Nebraska and Iowa
  • Completed Au.D. Externship year at Paparella Ear Head and Neck Institute in Minneapolis, MN

Professional Affiliations:

  • Member of American Speech-Language-Hearing Association
  • Member of American Academy of Audiology

Areas of Expertise/Interest:

  • Hearing Evaluations
  • Hearing Aid Fittings and follow-up
  • Vestibular/Balance Evaluations
  • ABR Evaluations
  • Central Auditory Processing Disorders

Kendell Simms

Au.D., CCC-A

  Staff Audiologist

  • Au.D. from Arizona State University
  • Completed Au.D. Externship at Boys Town National Research Hospital
  • B.S. from Arizona State University

Professional Involvement

  • American Speech-Language-Hearing Association
  • American Academy of Audiology
  • Nebraska Speech-Language and Hearing Association

Areas of Expertise/Interst

  • Audiological evaluation
  • Hearing aid fitting and follow – up
  • Vestibular evaluation
  • Auditory Brainstem Response evaluation
  • Evaluation, fitting, and follow-up for auditory osseointegrated devices
  • Craniofacial clinic
  • Pediatric testing and amplification
  • Community outreach and hearing screening

Nathan Williams

Au.D., CCC-A

  Staff Audiologist

  • Au.D. from Western Michigan University
  • Completed Au.D. Externship at Boys Town National Research Hospital
  • B.A. from Michigan State University

Professional Affiliations

  • American Academy of Audiology
  • American Speech-Language-Hearing Association
  • International Society of Audiology
  • National Hearing Conservation Association
  • Nebraska Speech-Language-Hearing Association

Areas of Expertise/Interest

  • Hearing Evaluations
  • Hearing Aid Fitting and Follow-up
  • ABR Evaluations
  • Pediatric Audiology
  • Cranio-Facial Team

Clinic reviews

Read 4 verified patient reviews for Boys Town Ear, Nose and Throat Institute! Their average review score is 4.5 () from 4 reviews.

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“They all are very professional.”

of Omaha, NE   
10/07/2015    Review verified by phone
5 out of 5 1.

“Overall it was fine. ”

of Blair, NE   
04/15/2014    Review verified by phone
3 out of 5 1.

“Nathan was fantastic”

of Omaha, NE   
02/25/2013    Review verified by phone
5 out of 5 1.

“They were real professional and real nice.”

of Omaha, NE   
07/10/2012    Review verified by phone
5 out of 5 1.

Clinic details

About this hearing center

Boys Town Audiology integrates current research findings with our world-renowned expertise to provide patients with the most comprehensive hearing healthcare for both children and adults. We match individual hearing needs with the highest performing digital hearing aids available.​

Hearing care services

Services include: Balance and vestibular evaluations Hearing evaluations for infants and children Hearing evaluations for adults Hearing aids for children Hearing aids for adults Assistive listening devices

Hearing Evaluations The audiologists at the Hearing and Balance Center provide hearing evaluations to determine the degree and severity of hearing loss. These evaluations are performed on infants, children and adults. Conventional Audiometry is the most common hearing test for adults. In these tests, the patient wears earphones and responds to sounds heard. Hearing evaluations for infants and children include monitoring for visual clues.   Hearing Aids If you or a loved one is diagnosed with hearing loss and could benefit from hearing aids, Boys Town audiologists will custom-fit the right device for the patient’s needs. A wide range of manufacturers and options are available to find the best hearing aid solution for each individual patient.   We can also provide custom ear molds for cell phones and other personal listening devices, Bluetooth- and FM-system compatible hearing aids and assistive listening devices for television and telephones.

Hours of operation

Monday9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Accepted forms of payment

  • Visa
  • MasterCard
  • American Express
  • Discover
  • Cash
  • Check
  • Debit
  • Financial aid
  • Financing available for those who qualify
  • Insurance accepted, please call for details
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.