Dr. Girard specializes in the diagnosis and management of hearing loss, tinnitus and balance disorders. She enjoys the challenge of helping people hear their best by empowering her patients through Sound Advice Classes or finding the right hearing device for each patient’s needs.
Dr. Girard received her professional doctorate in Audiology from Indiana University. Her education also includes certificates in American Sign Language/Deaf Studies and Clinical Competency in Audiology. She has served on the board of directors of the Illinois Academy of Audiology and is a member of the Academy of Doctors of Audiology and the American Academy of Audiology. Dr. Girard regularly shares her knowledge at national professional conferences and educational seminars.
An Illinois native, Dr. Girard resides in the northwest suburbs with her husband Joe and their two sons, Colton and Bauer.
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