Since Arizona Hearing Specialists opened its doors over 25 years ago, Janis Wolfe Gasch, Au.D., has helped patients restore the hearing that age or illness took away. Her professional qualifications are as follows:
- Doctor of Audiology from the Arizona School of Health Sciences of A.T. Still University
- Licensed Dispensing Audiologist in the State of Arizona
- Master of Science from the University of Arizona
- Over 30 yeasr as an Audiologist and over 25 years as the Director of Arizona Hearing Specialists
- Extensive continuing education hours yearly
In addition, Janis has notoriety and awards for her work in the community. She also belongs to numerous audiology organizations in order to keep current on the latest ways to help you hear better.
- Humanitarian of the Year in 2003 for her work with the St. Andrew's Children's Clinic in Nogales, AZ
- Recipient of the YWCA Woman On The Move award
- Distinguished Alumna (2005) of the University of Arizona Department of Speech and Hearing Sciences
- Belongs to the Academy of Dispensing Audiologists
- Member of the American Academy of Audiology
- Received a Certificate of Clinical Competence from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association
- Past President of the Arizona Speech-Language-Hearing Association
Read 12 verified patient reviews for Arizona Hearing Specialists! Their average review score is 5 () from 12 reviews.
“While on vacation I encountered an error with one of my hearing aides and called the Arizona Hearing Specialists. They immediately scheduled an appointment with me and the entire staff made me feel like one of there regular patients and not just a guest. Thank you so much!”
“They were very thorough.”
“The office was great, from Beth who took my phone call and walked me through steps for new patients to Danielle who greeted me with a smile and helped when I arrived. Dr. Swingle was gracious and did a thorough exam and took time to explain results and options. I HIGHLY recommend him and this office.”
“I liked their extreme professionalism. Kristi is very thorough.”
“They are very knowledgeable. ”
About this clinic
Arizona Hearing Specialists has a reputation for solving hearing problems and a sincere, personalized, and caring treatment of each patient. No matter if you have a slight hearing loss or severe, Arizona Hearing Specialists can diagnose the problem and find the right solution for you. Our certified audiologists are well versed in the latest hearing-loss treatments and our offices have the equipment and technology to help you hear your best.Arizona Hearing Specialists is a private audiology practice which has been helping Tucsonans hear better for over 25 years. With three locations in the Tucson area, Arizona Hearing Specialists is conveniently located to make visiting us easier.
Janis and the staff of Arizona Hearing Specialists volunteer time and donate hearing aids to children with hearing needs from St. Andrew's Children's Clinic in Nogales, Arizona.
Our expert staff of AudigyCertified professionals provide services to those from newborn to over a hundred years old. These include basic behavioral tests and sophisticated computerized otoneurological evaluations. When appropriate, the latest digital hearing instruments may be utilized to help compensate for a hearing impairment. For individuals who work in high noise areas, we administer Hearing Conservation Programs in accordance to OSHA guidelines. Diagnostic Testing if a hearing loss is suspected, an appointment with one of our certified Audiologists should be made for the purposes of testing and evaluation. After the age of 50, a regular hearing test should be considered as important as one's yearly physical checkup. Testing is painless, comfortable and safe. Basically, it consists of answering questions about your hearing health, recognizing everyday words at different volume levels, and identifying different sounds. Your ability to hear each tone, or frequency, produces a unique hearing pattern which is recorded on an audiogram. The test is completed in a sound booth using earphones and bone conduction oscillator. The Audiologist then uses the audiogram to determine the type and severity of hearing loss. These tests should help determine whether a hearing loss is best treated medically or with hearing aids. This test is performed in all three of our office locations, please call us for any additional information. All patients undergo a comprehensive hearing exam prior to receiving hearing aids to determine the cause and extent of the loss. A detailed case history is also completed. Once a patient becomes a candidate for hearing aids based upon their hearing handicap all options are discussed with the patient including style of the hearing instrument and technology level required to meet their communication goals. The hearing aids are then programmed to match their unique hearing loss. At this point every patient undergoes comprehensive instruction on how to listen again. Emphasis is placed on how the brain must relearn to focus on specific sounds that the individual wants to pay attention to and ignore irrelevant noises. All patients are also instructed on use and care of the hearing instruments and follow-up tests are performed to assure optimal programming of the aids. The cornerstone of our customer service is the follow-up our patients receive once fit with hearing aids. Most patients initially require 3-4 office visits to understand how to once again listen and how to take care of their new hearing aids. Subsequent hearing aid adjustments or trouble shooting is always available at no charge for the life of the hearing instruments. In fact, most patients can be seen for hearing aid related problems the day they call. In addition, all patients receive our quarterly newsletter to keep them informed of the latest research into hearing disorders and technological improvements. Finally, all patients are scheduled for an annual hearing exam to retest their natural hearing and clean and check the hearing aids.
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|Monday||8:00 am - 5:00 pm|
|Tuesday||9:00 am - 5:00 pm|
|Wednesday||9:00 am - 5:00 pm|
|Thursday||9:00 am - 5:00 pm|
|Friday||9:00 am - 5:00 pm|
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