Washington University Adult Audiology is dedicated to the hearing healthcare of its patients. Using the latest equipment and technology, our professionally trained and licensed clinical audiologists provide personalized and timely services for all types of hearing challenges. Our adult audiology practice has served as a national model for the development of best practices guidelines by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA). In addition, our faculty and staff routinely conduct cutting-edge hearing aid research.

If you are concerned about your quality of hearing or that of a loved one, please contact us at (800) 437-5430 to receive the comprehensive care you deserve. We offer audiology services at all of our clinical sites. To make an appointment with pediatric audiology, please call (800) 678-5437.

If you are interested in participating in hearing aid research, please visit our Hearing Aid Research Lab website.

Meet our specialists

Michael Valente, PhD

Professor
Otolaryngology—Head & Neck Surgery;
Director
Adult Audiology

Dr. Valente’s clinical interests include diagnostic audiology as well as the selection, fitting, verification and validation of advanced hearing aids using evidence-based best practices. He is also interested in integrating telemedicine to remotely fine-tune hearing aids.