Gregory Frazer

Gregory Frazer

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The Future of Independent Practice in Audiology

There was a time when audiologists thought that they owned the hearing aid marketplace. Our growing private offices and our new AuD degrees would be the solution to the public’s malaise and lack of appreciation for better hearing. Bam! What happened? The traditional audiology scope of hearing aid dispensing finds itself the victim of a number of unforeseeable and uncontrollable changes that we did not anticipate, and in fact, we stood by blindly watching the tsunami wave arrive.

Topic(s): Independent Private Practice

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Publication Issue: Audiology Today July/August 2017