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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

  • Is My Hearing Normal for My Age? - During your initial appointment at Gardner Audiology, your audiologist will cover lots of information.  We start with an in-depth case history regarding your hearing and your overall health.  We then assess your hearing, and review your results.  At this point, we are commonly asked, “Is my hearing normal for my age?”  When it comes to... [Read More]
  • How Does Loud Noise Cause Hearing Loss? - An important question our Doctors of Audiology ask during your case history is if you have been exposed to loud noise.  Loud noise can be very damaging to your ears.  The organ responsible for hearing, the cochlea, is a small and easily damaged part of the body.  There are tiny hair cells inside the cochlea responsible for your... [Read More]
  • Are My Hearing Aids Waterproof? - Living in sunny Tampa Bay, Florida, a common question we receive from our patients is “Are My Hearing Aids Waterproof?”  At Gardner Audiology, we are fortunate to have active patients who enjoy cycling, going to the beach, kayaking, and many other outdoor activities!  Currently, there are no waterproof hearing aids advertised on the market, however many are... [Read More]
  • United Healthcare Hearing Aids in Clearwater, FL - Did you know many United Healthcare members have hearing aid benefits?  This year, changes were made to plan benefits to improve access to hearing aids for United Healthcare members.  One of the biggest changes is United Healthcare Hearing’s (UHCH) private label hearing aids, called the Relate.  UHCH teamed up with one of the industry’s major manufacturers... [Read More]