Best Audiologist & Hearing Aid Specialists in Anchorage, Alaska
See Why The First Doctor of Audiology in Alaska Is Everyone’s #1 Choice
At Audiology Associates, Inc., we strive to be the best Audiologist and Hearing Aid Specialists in Anchorage, Alaska. Our highly experienced team understands the dramatic impact that hearing loss can have on your overall enjoyment of life. That’s why our Hearing Rehabilitation Programs and treatments do far more than fit you with a customized hearing aid. Our goal is to stand by you and help you restore access to the activities you love. From social gatherings to music and more, you no longer have to feel isolated from the sounds of the world and your loved ones. Below are just some of the reasons why people trust us with their hearing health.
Dr. Thomas A. McCarty, Board-Certified Audiologist With Extensive Experience
Our Hearing Healthcare Specialists and Board-Certified Audiologist have helped over 100,000 people in Alaska with their more than 50 years of combined service. In fact, Dr. Thomas A. McCarty, Audiologist was the very first Doctor of Audiology in Alaska! Your hearing health is paramount to us, and our team is passionate about helping as many people as possible to restore clarity to their sound experience, including you. Our Ear Doctor and Hearing Aid Specialists are seasoned, well trained, and constantly continue their education, too. We always strive to keep up-to-date with the latest, most innovative ways to provide you with exemplary care that meets your unique hearing needs.
At Audiology Associates, Inc. we take our responsibility to you and your hearing health seriously. We understand that hearing loss and tinnitus are personal and unique to each individual, so we take great care to provide customized treatment plans for relief.
We work diligently to stay on top of current trends and new innovations in Audiology. That’s why we keep up-to-date with advances in new technology with exceptional hearing aids that offer superior clarity and quality, and noise cancellation features. In fact, Audiology Associates, Inc. invested the time and money into advanced NeuroTechnology™ training and bring only the most patient-friendly, advanced technologies together under the AGX brand name. Contact us today to see how we can help you!
Family-Owned & Operated Practice
Audiology Associates, Inc. is proud to be family-owned and operated by the McCarty family. Dr. Thomas A. McCarty, Audiologist, graduated from the University of Florida with a Doctor of Audiology degree. Joining him as Licensed Hearing Aid Specialists are his two daughters, Elizabeth and Alyson, both of whom grew up in Alaska. Together as a family and a team, they have helped over 100,000 patients enjoy better lives through better hearing.
Alaska’s Only AudigyCertified™ Practice
Audiology Associates, Inc. is proud to be recognized as an AudigyCertified™ practice, part of an elite group of Audiologists in the country. AudigyCertified™ expertise is measured by a commitment to patient satisfaction, continuing education, and the expert application of current technology. The Audigy Group spent more than a decade developing a patient-focused process that optimizes patients’ hearing. It evaluates listening lifestyles, where and when sound voids occur, and where it’s most important for patients to hear. All these factors, taken together, will determine what our team recommends.
Our partnership with Audigy enables us to raise the bar when it comes to delivering only the best in Hearing and Diagnostic Services to the Anchorage community.
Complimentary New Patient Assessment
Our team at Audiology Associates, Inc. believes that you should be able to get to know your potential Audiologist or Hearing Aid Specialist and explore your treatment options before committing to a schedule of payments for rehabilitation. That’s why we offer a complimentary Audiology Assessment New Patient Assessment, so you can learn about your options with no obligation!
Your appointment includes:
- Hearing Screening
- Tinnitus Screening
- Dementia Risk Screening
- Deep Cleaning of Hearing Aids & Listening Demonstration
- Speech Understanding in Noise Testing
- BONUS: A Complimentary Copy of Dr. McCarty’s Book, “Isolation The Last Frontier”
- A $495 Value at No Cost to You!
Alaska’s Only Tinnitus TPA-Certified Practice
Audiology Associates is thrilled to be Alaska’s only TPA-Certified practice. According to The Tinnitus Practitioners Association (TPA), “A Tinnitus Practitioners Association certified Audiologist is an Audiologist who has specific education and training in providing tinnitus and hyperacusis evaluations, treatment and/or management.” As a TPA-certified provider, our goals are to:
- Provide diagnostic tinnitus testing
- Maintain hearing and communication abilities
- Provide extensive hearing and tinnitus rehabilitative services
Device Care For Anyone
At Audiology Associates, Inc. our belief that better hearing leads to a better life means we’re all about helping everyone – both patients and non-patients. That’s why we are happy to assist anyone who walks through our door, even if they are a patient from another practice and didn’t purchase their hearing devices from us. If your hearing aids were not properly fitted, we can re-fit them for you. While small in-clinic repairs and battery replacements are free, if we have to send your hearing aids out for repair, there will be a minor charge.
We also offer complimentary second opinions! If you’re not happy with your hearing aids, come to us for a second opinion.
More Than Just Hearing Aid Care
While we are certainly proud of the fact that we carry AGX brand hearing aids, which are considered the very best in the industry, we believe hearing care goes far beyond hearing devices. That’s why we offer comprehensive hearing health care treatments for conditions such as tinnitus, and services that include aural rehabilitation, earwax management, custom hearing protection, musician’s monitors and custom earbuds, and captioned phones. Whatever your hearing care needs are, we’re committed to ensuring they’re met. Contact us today to get started on improving your hearing health – we can’t wait to meet you!
Continued Education, Associations & Awards
The hearing healthcare industry is always evolving and it’s important that we stay at the forefront of the latest treatments, techniques, and technologies. For this reason, Dr. Thomas A. McCarty, Board-Certified Audiologist, and our licensed Hearing Aid Specialists are committed to continuing their education throughout the year.
All staff members attend ongoing customer training year-round and Dr. Thomas A. McCarty, Audiologist participates in professional associations including:
Dr. Thomas A. McCarty, Audiologist’s dedication to Audiology has also resulted in prestigious awards:
- Best Audiologist – Channel 2 Viewers Choice Award
- Best Audiologist – Anchorage Daily News
- Elite Provider Award from Audigy
- 2019 Academy Scholar – American Academy of Audiology
These are more reasons why people choose us when looking for the best Audiologist and Hearing Aid Specialists in Anchorage, Alaska! To schedule your complimentary Audiology Associates New Patient Assessment, call 907-202-9648 or click here to use our convenient online form.
100% Satisfaction Guarantee
Our Audiology Team is so confident that you will love your Hearing Rehabilitation experience that we back it up with a thirty-day Satisfaction Guarantee. You read that correctly! Our Medical Treatment using Neurotechnology comes with a guarantee on your service and prescription programming. If you feel less than 100% satisfied with the hearing care and service we provide you for your hearing needs, let us know within thirty days of receiving your Neurotechnology, and we will do what it takes to make you happy. We want you to have the best experience possible when you visit our Hearing Center, and this is one more way we strive to provide you with an unparalleled Hearing Care experience. Come see why our Doctor is known as the Best in Alaska!
Making A Difference
We are so grateful to our patients for your generous support and patronage of Audiology Associates, Inc. Because you continue to choose us as your Audiologists of choice, you provide us with the opportunity to give back to our community and beyond – with the gift we know best – the joy of hearing.
Giving back is in our DNA and every year, we take missionary trips to the Dominican Republic where we treat thousands of patients. Licensed Hearing Aid Specialists, Elizabeth McCarty and Viola Mason, provide the hearing aid fittings, and Dr. Thomas A. McCarty, Audiologist and Audiologist Dr. Roger Fagan, evaluate the patients.
We are humbled by their gratitude and look forward to seeing new smiling faces every year.
Please enjoy this video from our recent mission trip to the Dominican Republic.
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Same-Day Appointments & Treatment Available
When you arrive for your initial hearing assessment with our Ear Doctor, we don’t believe you should have to schedule yet another appointment before you can actually start treatment. After all, the sooner you start, the sooner you can enjoy the sounds of the world around you with improved clarity and understanding! Therefore, if you choose, you are welcome to begin your treatment journey on the same day as your complimentary real-world hearing assessment. It’s that easy!
Board-Certified Audiologist & Licensed Hearing Aid Specialists With Virtually No Wait Times
We want you to love every moment you spend at our office, but we don’t expect you to spend your whole day there! Our Audiology team respects your time. That’s why we work hard to keep our appointment schedule running smoothly. When you come to see one of our Ear Doctors, you can trust that your appointment will begin on time. That is our Audiology Associates, Inc. promise to you.
Most Insurance Accepted
Our experienced team strongly believes that no one should ever have to delay necessary hearing care due to financial concerns. This is why we do our utmost to help you work within your budget while still providing you with high-quality care. In addition to offering multiple payment options on treatment, we accept most insurance plans, including Medicaid/DenaliCare, and will even handle the paperwork for you to maximize your benefit payment and minimize your out-of-pocket expense. Our goal is to make your treatment process as comfortable and easy for you as possible – we are here for you!
Affordable Payment Options
Technologically advanced hearing aids are an investment for better hearing health and improved cognitive ability. At Audiology Associates, Inc. we want to make it easy for you to have access to high-quality hearing aid solutions without your treatment being overly burdensome to your finances. As a service to our patients, payment plans are available for Medical Treatment using Neurotechnology, including 0% interest payment plans and a Simplified Subscription Payment Plan. We also accept and can help you apply for CareCredit and Wells Fargo credit.
As one of the premier Hearing and Tinnitus Centers in Anchorage, Alaska, Dr. Thomas A. McCarty, Audiologist and our team at Audiology Associates, Inc. also provide 5-star-rated hearing care to patients from Eagle River, Palmer & Wasilla, Alaska, and Surrounding Areas.