Deborah Reed, AU.D., CCC-A, FAAA
Doctor of Audiology
A native of Western MA, Dr. Reed earned her Doctorate Degree in Audiology from the University of Massachusetts.
She brings to her audiology practice over eighteen years of therapeutic counseling experience in the Pioneer Valley.
Dr. Reed specializes in optimal hearing healthcare, through hearing conservation, diagnostic evaluations, counseling, and the fitting of cutting edge hearing technology.
Prioritizing individual care has earned her a reputation of giving each patient the highest level of professional and personal care. She is a dedicated member of the American Academy of Audiology (AAA) and the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA).
When not seeing patients, Dr. Reed is an active member of the Greater Northampton Chamber of Commerce, the Amherst Club and is the first Vice President of the local Lions Club.
Dr. Reed was born and raised in Pioneer Valley and is happy to serve her community in their journey to better hearing.
Doctor of Audiology
Dr. Sarah Laakso earned her Doctorate of Audiology from the University of Massachusetts. Her research examined the relationship between aging and speech understanding in noise. Dr. Laakso brings this knowledge and expertise to her patients. She believes in the benefits of a personalized approach hearing healthcare. Dr. Laakso applies her diagnostic and rehabilitation specialties to individualize treatment options to best meet the needs of her patients. Outside of the office, Dr. Laakso is an avid runner and hiker. She belongs to several local outdoor clubs and loves to explore Western Mass.
Dr. Reed is very smart and knows a lot about hearing and hearing aids. She's done the research and is happy to share it in a way that's easy to understand. She is very patient and she has a good sense of humor.Tryna Hope, on Google
I wear my hearing aids proudly and gratefully in large part because Dr. Reed and Dr. Laakso so respect and support my capacity to participate fully in my world. They and their staff are always eager to be helpful--and fun to be with. They are understanding and resourceful with cost...Carol Rinehart, on Google
I live in Florida and am in Northampton summers. Got my hearing aids from Dr. Reed. She is able to attend to my in needs once a year in her office. Other needs by phone and in cooperation with audiologist office in FL. She is kind and patient and explains...Edie Daly, on Google
Nice settingDr. Timothy Hoffman, on Google
Dr. Reed is a gracious, kind and professional audiologist.Gene Palmer, on Google