our practice

Summerlin Audiology was established in 1992 as Iain Summerlin, Audiologist. We remain a proudly independent hearing care provider and always strive to provide honest, professional and personalised care to every client.


Areas of Specialty

  • Hearing assessments for adults and children (from 12 months)

  • Hearing aid fitting and evaluation

  • All leading brands of hearing aids and assistive listening devices

  • Diagnostic balance assessments

  • Diagnostic electrophysiological assessments (ABR, SVR)

  • WorkCover and OSHA industrial assessments

  • Pre-employment assessments

  • Custom ear plugs (musicians plugs, noise protection, swim & sleep plugs)


We welcome Private and Voucher Clients

Whether you are self-funded or receive an Australian Government pension, we can offer you a range of solutions to meet your needs and budget.

Eligible Australian Pensioners and DVA Gold Card or White Card (specifying hearing loss) Holders may receive fully subsidised hearing services and hearing aids under the Office of Hearing Services Voucher Program. 

If you would like to find out whether you qualify for a Hearing Services Voucher, read more or contact us for more information.


Your ears. Your hearing. Your choice.

Many hearing service providers are owned by hearing aid manufacturers and often their focus is restricted to their own products.

As an independent organisation, our Audiologists can offer you the freedom to choose from a range of devices and technology levels from any of the leading hearing aid manufacturers at a competitive price. We also don't receive any commission or incentives for our recommendations.  

 

Please feel welcome to contact us for an obligation free quote, or come in for a chat with one of our Audiologists.

 

Our audiologists are university trained and qualified. Trust us to give you the most reliable advice for your hearing needs.


CURRE

Iain Summerlin BSc, MSc(Aud), MAudA(CCP)
Audiologist

Iain completed his Master of Audiology at the Institute of Sound and Vibration Research of the University of Southampton in 1977. Following 3 years of further research at the Institute, Iain gained extensive experience in clinical investigation of hearing and balance disorders while working as a clinical Audiologist in hospitals in New Zealand and Melbourne, and then as Director of Audiology at Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital in Perth. As Director, he set up Medical Audiology Services in West Perth to offer hearing and balance investigation and aural rehabilitation services in a private setting in 1988, and later established his own practice as Iain Summerlin Audiologist (now Summerlin Audiology) in 1992. Iain has the benefit of a background in diagnostics coupled with a desire to keep up to date with the current developments in hearing aid technology, so that he can offer the best counsel to patients needing answers to their hearing problems.


Nicole Stagoll BSc, MClinAud, MAudA(CCP)
Audiologist

Nicole joined Summerlin Audiology in January 2014, after graduating from the University of Western Australia with her Master of Clinical Audiology with Distinction. After 2 years of post-graduate study and now working closely with Iain, she has gained a wealth of experience and competence in the areas of adult and paediatric hearing assessment and adult hearing rehabilitation. During her time working as a Clinical Audiologist, she has developed a keen interest in tinnitus management and counselling, and new hearing technology including hearing aids and assistive listening devices. Nicole works full-time in our West Perth clinic.


Lisa Rowe
Receptionist

Lisa has been our receptionist since 2001. She is your first point of contact for all sites to make appointments, discuss the tests available and arrange follow up consultations. She is well tuned in to likely problems with hearing aids and can assist you to troubleshoot dead or faulty devices. If you have any questions or need to make an appointment, please contact Lisa at West Perth during office hours.