Kara Norcross, AuD - Doctor of Audiology in Roanoke
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Kara Norcross, AuD

Doctor of Audiology in Roanoke

Doctor of Audiology - James Madison University
  • Service Quality Badge
  • Verified Provider Badge
  • Excellence Award
Certificate of Clinical Competence in Audiology Arizona Speech-Language-Hearing Association

About Kara

Roanoke Valley Speech and Hearing Center is a non-profit that has been serving the Roanoke Valley and surrounding areas for over 50 years.  In addition to in-house hearing evaluations and hearing aid dispensing, RVSHC provides on-site industrial screenings.

Michelle Ickes, Ph.D. serves as Director of Audiology Services.  Dr. Ickes came to RVSHC in 2008.  Prior to that. she spent over 20 years with the VA. 

Kara Norcross, Au.D. serves as a clinical audiologist.  Dr. Norcross came to RVSHC in 2016.  Prior to that, she spent 8 years at Johns Hopkins All Children's Hospital, specializing in pediatric audiology.

Expert Answers

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Is financial assistance available to cover the cost of hearing aids? Asking for my mother, who is...

There are a few need-based programs such as Starkey's Hear Now program and Lion's Club.  Lion's Club options vary by location.  Our local Lion's Club offers only one... Read more

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What does a seven-tone tune coming from one of my Oticon Alta 2 hearing aids mean?

I spoke with Oticon.  They stated it is likely the Start-up "jingle" meaning it is the tones that come one when the hearing aid is first turned on.  If you are having the tones... Read more

Find Kara

Roanoke Valley Speech and Hearing Center
2030 Colonial Ave
Roanoke, VA
Roanoke, Virginia 24015
United States of America

Services Provided

Adult Hearing Evaluations

Pediatric Hearing Evaluations

Veterans Hearing Evaluations

Adult Hearing Aid Fittings

Pediatric Hearing Aid Fittings

Otoacoustic Emission Evaluations

Auditory Brainstem Evaluations

Musician's Earplugs

Auditory Processing Evaluations

Hearing Aid Repairs

Tympanometry Evaluations

Speech Therapy Services

Real Ear Measurements

Noise Protection Earplugs

Video Otoscopy