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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

  • Over-the-counter Hearing Devices- It is well known that only a small amount of the population with hearing loss that could benefit from hearing aids use them. Some of the reasons behind this include satisfaction, access, stigma, and of course, cost! Hearing aids can be notoriously expensive as many insurance companies do not provide benefits for hearing aids or... [Read More]
  • Do Cheap Hearing Aids Work?- Newpapers are littered with full-page ads regarding hearing aids. Many patients come in wondering why these ads claim great hearing aids and technology at such low prices, when they have paid more or are considering paying more for their current hearing aids.  So, do $499 hearing aids work?  The answer isn’t as easy as it... [Read More]
  • What medications cause hearing loss?- Often, we associate hearing loss occurring with age.  For some, however, it can be triggered by specific causes of incidents.  Today, we will talk about different medications that can affect your hearing, balance, or ringing in the ears.  Some of these medications only effect hearing at certain dosages.  Do not stop taking or change the dose... [Read More]
  • Where Is the Best Place to Get a Hearing Test in Clearwater, FL?- Many times, people put off getting a hearing test because they don’t think their hearing is ‘that bad’, or they simply don’t know where to go for an accurate hearing test! Even if you don’t feel you are ready for hearing aids yet, it is important to know the status of your hearing and ways... [Read More]