Laura A. Flowers, Au.D., FAAA, tinnitus and sound sensitivity manager, developed the tinnitus and hyperacusis program in 2008 for Associated Audiologists. She has attended many specialized courses and has presented on tinnitus at regional conferences. She has had advanced training in the Neuromonics Tinnitus Treatment. Before joining the practice, she served as a clinical audiologist with Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. She earned her doctorate of audiology from Salus University. She has served locally on the boards of St. Joseph Institute for the Deaf and Kansas City Society of Audiology.