Position: Audiometrist, National Audiology Manager
Professional Interests: Tinnitus Retraining Therapy, Advanced Hearing Aid Technology and Rehabilitation.
Qualifications: B.CommunicationPathology (RSA) - Speech Pathology and Audiology. Audiometrist
Registrations: Diploma of Hearing Device Prescription and Evaluation in 2012 in Australia. Australian Academy of Audiology Registered.
Specialities: Tinnitus, Advanced Hearing Aid Technology
Anna-Marie graduated from the University of Pretoria in 1996 with a Bachelor of Communication Pathology, qualifying her as an Audiologist and Speech Language Pathologist in South Africa. She was awarded the Diploma of Hearing Device Prescription and Evaluation in 2012 in Australia. She is registered as an Audiometrist with ACAud in Australia. She has extensive experience in evaluating and treating challenging client hearing and communication needs.
She joined the team at Value Hearing and Tinnitus Solutions in early 2013. She finds the practice values and principles align with her own model of service delivery. Part of this is that sufficient time is allocated to Value Hearing’s clients to get to know and attend to their real needs. Modern clinical equipment, tools and methods are employed during hearing evaluations and hearing aid fittings, leading to high quality service delivery. Hearing aids from all major manufacturers are available to freely prescribe thus allowing for personalised selection and fitting of appropriate hearing aids for every individual.
Clients are encouraged to be involved in the rehabilitation and decision making process making the service delivery very client focused. Anna-Marie finds that working in these circumstances and with this clientele to be very rewarding and stimulating. She is also very interested in new developments in audiology and the hearing aid industry and thus she regularly attends continued professional development activities and product training to keep her skills and knowledge up to date.
Anna-Marie works from our Brisbane hearing clinic.