By 2030, all baby boomers will be older than 65. Dr. Leslie Soiles, Chief Audiologist at HearingLife and Tina Soika, SVP of HearingLife discuss the various ways healthcare professionals can be prepared for an increase in senior patients that may have hearing loss. They also discuss the Campaign for Better Hearing which encourages people to “Test Your Ears at 60 Years”.
Dr. Leslie P. Soiles, Chief Audiologist for HearingLife and its Campaign for Better Hearing, Leslie is a hearing health expert with decades of experience and a firsthand understanding of hearing loss. Dr. Soiles was born with hearing loss and receiving her first pair of hearing aids in college inspired her to change her major and become an audiologist. This personal journey enables her to provide unique, personable and valuable hearing care to her patients.
Dr. Soiles earned her Au.D. Doctorate in Audiology from A.T. Still University of Health Sciences, her M.S. in Audiology from the University of Massachusetts in Amherst and a B.S. in Communication Disorders from Worcester State University. She has won numerous awards for her professional achievements, including The American Academy of Audiology Scholar Award.
Dr. Soiles and her husband live in Worcester, MA and have three children.