At Hearing Institute Atlantic we’ve had an amazing journey, growing to 8 full service hearing health clinics over the past 20 years in business. We’re proud to be a locally owned and operated company, serving communities across Nova Scotia. Our incredible team of expert hearing care professionals lead the charge in providing exceptional care and service to all of our marvelous clients. Click below to learn more about these amazing folks!
Nona has been practicing audiology since 1988 in both hospital and private practice settings. She graduated with a Masters of Science degree in Audiology from Dalhousie University and holds a Bachelor of Child Studies in Developmental Disabilities (with Distinction) from Mount Saint Vincent University.
Beth has practiced in clinical audiology since 1989 in both hospital and private practice settings. Beth has a Masters of Science in Audiology, a Bachelor of Education and a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics from Dalhousie University. She is an active member of Sounds+ and volunteers on several committees dedicated to professional development.
Danena was born and raised in the small town of New Waterford on Cape Breton Island. After earning her Bachelor of Arts degree in Communication Studies at Cape Breton University, Danena moved to Halifax and began working as a unit clerk in the Med./Surg./Neuro. ICU at the QEII.
Kim joined our team in 2011 and enjoys working in our Gladstone office. Kim brings over 20 years of Customer Service Excellence most recently from a long-term career at The Bay. Our patients will enjoy her professional, yet warm manner and gentle smile, and feel at ease in her care.
Patricia has been practicing audiology since 2000 in the Halifax area and now holds a Doctorate of Audiology in the field, graduating from the Salus University of Pennsylvania. Patricia also has a Masters of Science in Audiology from Dalhousie University and holds a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, with honours, from St. Mary’s University.
Mary Arsenault was born and raised in Lake Echo, NS and now shares her home in Halifax with her precocious cats, Tilley and Charlie ! Mary joined the team at Hearing Institute Atlantic in 2012 after a 25 year career with The Bay in Halifax. Her experience in customer service, marketing, sales and even a stint as a hair designer have all prepared her for her role as a Client Service Specialist at Hearing Institute Atlantic.
Angela brings over 10 years experience in customer service to Hearing Institute Atlantic. She is thrilled to be a part of the hearing industry and enjoys working with client’s to provide better hearing health.
Heidi is thrilled to be part of the Hearing Institute Atlantic audiology team. She graduated with a Masters’ degree in Audiology from Dalhousie University and earned her Bachelor of Science from Memorial University. She has experience working with patients in both hospital and private practice settings.
Jennifer has over 25 years of experience in a variety of hearing health care settings. Jennifer graduated as a Hearing Instrument Specialist from Sheridan College of Applied Arts and Technology. She has also earned and maintains a Practical Nursing Diploma from the Nova Scotia Community College. Jennifer previously worked in Ontario at the Canadian Hearing Society and the North Bay Audiology Clinic before moving to Nova Scotia in 1998.
Paula joined the team at Hearing Institute Atlantic in 2008. She has over ten years experience as a Medical Office Assistant in both private medical offices and hospital settings. Her previous clinical experience and desire to work with people are demonstrated in her outgoing personality and exceptional customer service skills.
Kim has been practicing clinical audiology for a number of years since completing her Master of Science Degree in Audiology at Dalhousie’s School of Human Communication Disorders. She also holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology. Upon graduation Kim spent 3 years working in private practice in Ontario, and has also worked in a hospital setting.
Katelyn graduated with a Master of Science in Audiology from Dalhousie School of Human Communication Disorders. She also completed Honours in Psychology from Saint Mary’s University. Katelyn is passionate about the Audiology profession, helping people to hear better and bringing excellence in products and service to the Bedford community.
Virginia joined the Hearing Institute Atlantic family in 2012. As a passionate health and wellness advocate Virginia fits into the Hearing Health Care profession seamlessly. She is an avid runner and in 2012 completed her first full and Ultra Marathons and has since also completed a full Triathlon.
Jessica is a graduate of the Dalhousie School of Human Communication Disorders Master in Audiology program, and also holds a bachelor’s degree with honours in Neuroscience from Dalhousie University. With her experiences in audiology research, Jessica is a firm believer of combining proven, independently-tested methods with patient focused care to offer her patients well rounded service that is tailored to their lifestyle needs. Jessica is passionate about promoting hearing health care and raising hearing awareness, and enjoys educating others on hearing health-related matters.
Rhonda was very excited to re-join the Client Services team at Hearing Institute Atlantic in August 2016 after a detour in Newfoundland for 3 years. Rhonda brings over 20 years of experience in the customer service industry and is very happy to be back with her Hearing Institute Atlantic family.
Beth graduated from the University of Western Ontario where she obtained her Master’s degree in Communication Science and Disorders in Audiology. She also holds an undergraduate degree in Kinesiology from Acadia University.
Kelsey is the newest member of the Hearing Institute Atlantic family. Born and raised on the South Shore of Nova scotia, she currently resides in the community of Bridgewater with her husband, beautiful daughter and pets Molly the sheep and dog Odis. Kelsey loves the outdoors, gardening and playing basketball.
Alison received a Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology, with honours, from the University of New Brunswick in 2014. Her interest in human anatomy and desire to help others led her pursue a profession in health care. She obtained her Master of Science degree in Audiology from Dalhousie University and is passionate about the science and study of audiology.
Gabrielle is from a small community along the beautiful south shore of Nova Scotia. She studied business at NSCC Lunenburg Campus, graduating with a diploma in Business Marketing. Her administrative and sales experience keeps the clinic running smooth, and clients are treated to her warm and welcoming greeting.
Wendy (LeBlanc) was born and raised in Yarmouth and after completing her business course, she began her career in banking. After a brief (!) 5 year visit to Thailand, where she raised and home-schooled her two children, Wendy came back to Canada and dove head-first into the hearing health care field.
Amanda was born and raised in Yarmouth County, NS, where she currently resides with her husband and three busy and active children. She enjoys maintaining a work-life balance as a dedicated mom, and working as part of a team to provide excellence in customer service.