West Coast Hearing & Balance Center - Thousand Oaks

"Professional, trustworthy and competent"
301 S Moorpark Rd Thousand Oaks, CA 91361

Clinic staff


Carissa Bennett

Au.D., CCC-A

Carissa Bennett, Audiologist and Director of Operations, graduated with honors from UC Santa Barbara in Speech and Hearing Science, earned a Masters in Audiology from the University of Washington, and an AuD in Audiology from the Arizona School of Health Sciences. She has previously worked with patients as an Audiologist at the House Ear Clinic in Los Angeles, with an emphasis on medical-legal audiology with Aram Glorig, MD, and hearing aid research with James Sheehy, MD. Dr. Bennett is experienced in working with infants, children, and adults, and specializes in diagnostic audiological evaluations, hearing aid evaluations and hearing aid dispensing. She is Board Certified by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association. 


Greg Frazer


Dr. Gregory Frazer is the Director of Audiology at West Coast Hearing and Balance Center in Thousand Oaks. He has over a decade of experience helping people achieve their hearing healthcare goals. He holds a certificate of clinical competence in audiology from the American Speech Language Hearing Association, a fellow of the American Academy of Audiology and the National Certification in Hearing Instrument Sciences. Dr. Frazer owned and operated Hearing Care Associates and is well known as a clinician as well as an Adjunct Professor at UC San Diego/San Diego State University. 


Jennifer Kwast


Jennifer graduated from UC Santa Barbara in 1993, then went on to earn an MA in Audiology from the University of Northern Colorado. She has spent the past 15 years gaining extensive experience in Audiology by working at the California Ear Institute at Stanford, Lucile Salter Packard Children’s Hospital at Stanford, Children’s Hospital of Oakland, and the Michigan ENT Consultants. Jennifer is Board Certified by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association. She specializes in working with infants and children, as well as adults.

Emily Schauwecker


Dr. Schauwecker is our newest audiologist and we are very happy she has joined our staff in 2011. She earned her AuD from the University of Louisville then worked at Orange County Physicians’ Hearing Services for five years. Emily's special interests include diagnostic audiological evaluations, vestibular evaluations, and hearing aids for infants, children and adults. She is Board Certified by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association and American Board of Audiology.

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Read 26 verified patient reviews for West Coast Hearing & Balance Center - Thousand Oaks! Their average review score is 4.65 () from 26 reviews.

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“Everyone was very friendly and efficient until I was seen into the consulting room to see the Doctor. Then the staff forgot to tell him that I was there and I had a 10minute wait for him to tell me the results of the hearing test. ”

of Thousand Oaks, CA   
03/22/2019    Review submitted online
4 out of 5 1.

“First rate staff - - very personable, professional, efficient, knowledgeable and caring!!!”

of Thousand Oaks, CA   
03/13/2019    Review submitted online
5 out of 5 1.

“I saw Dr. Davis & couldn’t be happier! He took his time with me & my testing, listened to my questions & concerns & showed empathy regarding my hearing loss. I definitely will make another appointment to see him.”

of Camarillo, CA   
01/29/2019    Review submitted online
5 out of 5 1.

“My audiologist is John Davis, and he is wonderful. He is knowledgeable and patiently takes the time to answer my questions and present my options. He is honest and doesn't try to upsell me anything; he simply helps me determine what would be best choice for me. I really appreciate him.”

of Westlake Village, CA   
01/17/2019    Review submitted online
5 out of 5 1.

“I had a excellent experience in having my ears checked by John Davis, AuD. He tested my range of hearing with his testing instruments and as a result confirmed my hearing deficit. He is very professional and knowledgeable. Could not ask for more. His results was confirmed by Dr. Wareham, M.D.”

of Agoura Hills, CA   
12/18/2018    Review submitted online
5 out of 5 1.

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About this clinic

West Coast Hearing & Balance is a group of highly trained professionals and support staff dedicated to exceeding customer expectations by providing the highest quality service to our patients, their families, their doctors, and the community. Each Audiologist is university trained with either a Masters or Doctorate degree in Audiology, a minimum of seven to eight years of university coursework and training.

We are committed to helping each patient manage their hearing loss for effective communication with their family and friends by providing the resources to minimize the negative consequences of hearing loss. We are also firm believers of appropriate medical management of hearing loss. When a patient needs medical intervention, we discuss these needs with the patient and make every effort to also communicate with the family physician and/or ENT physician.

We have four locations to choose from:

Thousand Oaks location
301 S. Moorpark Road
Thousand Oaks, CA 91361

Oxnard location
1700 N. Rose Avenue   Suite #460
Oxnard, CA 93030

Simi Valley location
2876 N. Sycamore Drive   Suite #303
Simi Valley, CA 93065

Camarillo location
2438 N. Ponderosa Drive  Suite #C110
Camarillo, CA 93010



Clinic services

West Coast Hearing & Balance Center offers hearing care services including:

  • Hearing aid dispensing
  • Custom hearing protection
  • Diagnostic audiology 
  • hearing, balance and dizziness evaluations
  • hearing aid accessories
  • swim molds and noise protection

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Hours of operation

Monday8:00 am - 5:00 pm
by appointment
Tuesday8:00 am - 5:00 pm
by appointment
Wednesday8:00 am - 5:00 pm
by appointment
Thursday8:00 am - 5:00 pm
by appointment
Friday8:00 am - 5:00 pm
by appointment

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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.