At Auckland Hearing, we pride ourselves on being friendly and helpful, while we help you with your hearing needs.
Anna and Helena are our friendly and helpful clinic coordinators. They are your first port of call for any appointments, queries,
I have been a clinic co-ordinator for two years at Auckland Hearing. I live Ellerslie in with my husband and our two children.
Previously I was a travel agent for 20 years and having listened to peoples dreams about travel destinations has made me a good listener and I think of getting fitted with hearing aids a bit of a journey of discovery too.
My husband is deaf in one ear, so my family and I have experienced first hand what it is like to live with someone with a hearing loss. After he got fitted with hearing aids, we noticed that we did not have to repeat things and most importantly he did not have to think about where he placed his self around a board table at his work meetings. Also, the TV has gone done a few decibels…..thank goodness.
I enjoy working at Auckland Hearing, and I get great job satisfaction from meeting clients who initially have hearing loss and are struggling to hear and then leave the clinic with new hearing aids and are happy and engaged.
I have graduated Bachelor of Health Sciences last year and am working towards studying the Masters of Audiology course at the University of Auckland for next year.
I studied my undergraduate as I was interested in the health system; different health sectors and health issues within the population. In my last year of study, an influential interest was inequities among people with hearing difficulties. I believe an audiologist is essential to provide opportunities for people to empower themselves and receive the required support to enhance their quality of life. A hearing clinic is a place where people with hearing problems and their families can be understood and encouraged to dream of a better life.
To improve the accessibility of clients with severe hearing problems, I have also started learning New Zealand Sign Language from early this year. I am continually trying to upskill myself to be more approachable for those who might need my help. I gain satisfaction from helping clients acknowledge their hearing loss and see them become more empowered when they address their
Maree has been working as an Audiologist for 23 years, she has the experience and expertise to help you with your hearing challenges.