I think I may have hearing loss.

Hearing loss often happens gradually over time. The certified audiologists of CornerStone Ear, Nose & Throat can help you to identify the types, causes, and signs of hearing loss and learn about solutions which may or may not include the use of hearing aids.

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I'm ready for a hearing evaluation.

The first, most important step to better hearing results, especially for possibly correctable hearing loss, is having an evaluation with a doctor of audiology in consultation with a board certified otolaryngologist from CornerStone Ear, Nose & Throat.

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I know I need a hearing aid.

Selecting the right hearing aid is an important investment in your quality of life. The doctors of audiology at CornerStone Ear, Nose & Throat will guide you through the hearing aid selection and fitting process and will provide ongoing care and support.

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The audiologists of CornerStone Ear, Nose & Throat

Meghan Jensen, Au.D, CCC-A

Meghan Jensen, Au.D, CCC-A

Dr. Meghan Jensen is the director of audiology at CornerStone Ear, Nose & Throat PA. She adheres to high clinical standards and strives for excellence in every avenue of her practice. She has extensive experience and expertise in audiology diagnostics and hearing aid fittings for both pediatric and adult patients. Dr. Jensen takes pride in her compassionate listening skills and her resourcefulness with regard to developing the best treatment plan for each patient, understanding that every patient is unique. Dr. Jensen earned her doctorate in Audiology from Salus University after receiving her B.S. in Speech Pathology and Audiology from West Virginia University and her M.A. in Audiology from the University of Maryland. She has earned a Certificate of Clinical Competence in Audiology (CCC-A), a North Carolina Audiology License, and a NC State Hearing Aid Dealers and Fitters Board license. She is a fellow of the American Academy of Audiology and is a member of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA).

Vanessa Betancourt, Au.D, CCC-A

Vanessa Betancourt, Au.D, CCC-A

Fluent in Spanish and English, Dr. Betancourt earned her Doctorate of Audiology at A.T. Still University at Arizona School of Health and Sciences after she received her B.S. in Communication Sciences and Disorders from Florida State University. She holds a Certificate of Clinical Competence in Audiology (CCC-A) and a North Carolina Audiology license. Dr. Betancourt believes in giving personal attention to patients. By staying abreast of new technologies in the audiology industry and by providing thorough hearing and balance evaluations, her goal is to help each of her adult and pediatric patients improve his or her quality of life. Dr. Betancourt is a member of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA), the Acoustical Society of America (ASA), and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Audiology (FAAA). Dr. Betancourt joined CornerStone Ear, Nose & Throat, PA in October 2010, and is currently accepting new patients.


Kim Block, Au.D, CCC-A

Kim Block, Au.D, CCC-A

Dr. Meghan Jensen is the director of audiology at CornerStone Ear, Nose & Throat PA. She adheres to high clinical standards and strives for excellence in every avenue of her practice. She has extensive experience and expertise in audiology diagnostics and hearing aid fittings for both pediatric and adult patients. Dr. Jensen takes pride in her compassionate listening skills and her resourcefulness with regard to developing the best treatment plan for each patient, understanding that every patient is unique. Dr. Jensen earned her doctorate in Audiology from Salus University after receiving her B.S. in Speech Pathology and Audiology from West Virginia University and her M.A. in Audiology from the University of Maryland. She has earned a Certificate of Clinical Competence in Audiology (CCC-A), a North Carolina Audiology License, and a NC State Hearing Aid Dealers and Fitters Board license. She is a fellow of the American Academy of Audiology and is a member of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA).

Our Charlotte and Monroe, NC Offices

Our offices are open from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday.

Arboretum:

P: (704) 752-7575

F: (704) 752-7576

8035 Providence Road, Suite 320

Charlotte, NC 28277

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Monroe:

P: (704) 289-8220

F: (704) 225-1064

1107 Reynolds St

Monroe, NC 28112

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Monroe at The Park:

P: (704) 290-5995

F: (704) 290-5997

1994 Wellness Blvd.

Suite 210

Monroe, NC 28110

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Our Audiology Services

In addition to a medical examination by one of our board certified Otolaryngologists, Cornerstone Ear, Nose & Throat offers the many benefits of a certified staff audiologist. This highly trained professional will help to identify any hearing impairment and make necessary treatment recommendations.

  • Hearing aid fitting, dispensing and repairs
  • Comprehensive hearing tests for infants, children, and adults
  • Infant hearing screening
  • Customized ear plugs designed to help prevent hearing loss
  • Comprehensive testing of balance function of inner ear

Download our FREE Speech and Hearing Checklist

CornerStone Ear, Nose & Throat specializes in pediatric hearing evaluation and the treatment of pediatric hearing loss. Download our FREE Pediatric Speech and Hearing Checklist (PDF) that can help you determine if your child's hearing should be evaluated by our certified Audiologists and Otolaryngologists or contact us today to schedule a hearing evaluation.

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