Your brain is miraculous. Sometimes it is hard to tell if you have a hearing loss because the brain learns to compensate. Annual hearing tests are recommended to keep you healthy, just like your annual health or eye exam.
Meet your clinical audiologist
Dr. Patricia Stofiel Au. D., CCC-A, FAAA Board Certified and Licensed Chief Audiologist Founder of Life Hearing and Balance, LLC
- Dr. Stofiel earned her Doctorate of Audiology from Northeast Ohio Au. D. Consortium (NOAC) through The University of Akron. She is an active member of the armed forces with over 16 years of service. As a Sergeant First Class (SFC), she mentors and trains Soldiers each duty weekend in medical operations. Through the Army Hearing Program, she realized her desire is to dedicate her time towards treating those with daily communication concerns and assist others to improve their quality of life. - Dr. Stofiel takes special interest in hearing loss and allowing her patient's to select an appropriate medical treatment, educate the importance of hearing protection, provide tinnitus evaluations and tinnitus management options. Her focus is to provide all patients with the greatest quality and care through listening and customizing individual treatment plans. - Dr. Stofiel believes in patient-centered care and local community involvement. She is an active member of the American Legion, Vice President of the Twinsburg Chamber of Commerce, active member of the Strongsville Chamber of Commerce, member of the Academy of Doctors of Audiology (ADA), American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA), American Academy of Audiology (AAA), Ohio Academy of Audiology (OAA), and ambassador for Vestibular Disorders Association (VeDA).