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Dr. Rachel Conter – Audiologist Profile

Rachel Conter

Dr. Rachel Conter was born in Brooksville, FL and is a graduate of University of South Florida. She obtained her Bachelor of Science in Communication Sciences & Disorders and went on to complete her Doctor of Audiology, graduating in 2017. As part of her education, Dr. Conter completed her research project examining the relationship between hearing and cognition in older adults, an aspect of audiology she is very passionate about. Dr. Conter is a member of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, and holds her Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC-A). Dr. Conter currently resides in Dunedin, FL with her husband and two dogs. When not at work, she enjoys boating and exploring Dunedin.

Recent Posts by Dr. Rachel Conter

  • Comorbidities Associated with Hearing Loss - As more research in the area of hearing is conducted, studies are showing hearing can also be related to other aspects of your health.  Keep reading to learn more about comorbidities associated with hearing loss.  Cardiovascular Disease  Cardiovascular Disease has been found to be associated with hearing loss.  Specifically, certain types of hearing loss were... [Read More]
  • Do TV Ears Work? - Difficulty understanding television is one of the first signs of hearing loss. Patients will report the words aren’t clear, or they are having to turn the volume up louder than others would want it. This is a great opportunity to come in to Gardner Audiology and have your hearing tested to see if you have... [Read More]
  • OPN S Review – The Newest Hearing Aid from Oticon! - Oticon recently released their newest hearing aid, the Oticon OPN S! An updated version of their popular OPN that was launched in 2016, the OPN S will have several improvements over its predecessor. One of the biggest improvements in the OPN S is related to their rechargeability options. The OPN S rechargeable hearing aid now... [Read More]
  • Tampa Bay Hearing Doctor Shares The Truth About Hearing Loss! - Many patients come to Gardner Audiology in Tampa Bay, FL with misconceptions about hearing loss and hearing aids.  Research and technology regarding hearing has dramatically changed, even in the last 10 years.  We thought we’d take some time to clear up some common misconceptions!   Hearing loss only happens to the elderly. FALSE!  Hearing loss can happen... [Read More]