Welcome to Hearing & Balance Specialists of Kansas City

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Welcome to Hearing & Balance Specialists of Kansas City

Comprehensive audiological care for a better quality of life

Our patient-centered approach allows us to focus on your needs. We are specialists in the diagnosis and treatment of hearing loss, dizziness and imbalance, tinnitus and sound sensitivity, auditory processing disorders, and dizziness following a concussion. Because our focus is entirely on your unique needs, coming to Hearing & Balance Specialists of Kansas City means you will experience patient care that is specific to you, with exceptional follow-up that ensures your hearing and balance needs are being met.

Hearing & Balance Specialists of Kansas City makes your satisfaction our primary goal. We are a local, independent, community-oriented practice. Serving our patients with a strong patient-provider relationship based on honesty, integrity, and values is what we strive for, and we feel that this is the best approach to making sure you do not miss any of the precious moments of your life.

Our Team of Providers

Samuel Bittel, Au.D.

Vestibular Audiologist

Laura Flowers, Au.D.

Tinnitus and Sound Sensitivity Audiologist

Lainey Lake, Au.D.

Hearing and Auditory Processing Audiologist

Liz Fuemmeler, Au.D.

Vestibular and Concussion Audiologist

Paul Carter, Au.D.

Clinical Audiologist

Julie Shoemake, M.S., CCC-SLP

Speech-Language Pathologist

Laura Frye, MA, SpEd, MS, CCC-SLP

Dyslexia Specialist

Ashley Reed, DPT, AIB-VR/CON

Vestibular and Concussion Therapist


Our Mission

Hearing & Balance Specialists of Kansas City is committed to providing compassionate patient care and education through unsurpassed customer service and comprehensive diagnostic knowledge. By utilizing state-of-the-art technology and best practices, we create a successful audiological rehabilitative plan for each patient and their family.

Contact Hearing & Balance Specialists of Kansas City

Lee’s Summit, MO

458 Northeast 291 Highway

Lee’s Summit, Missouri 64086

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(816) 507-8885

(816) 533-4344

[email protected]

Hours of Operation

Monday - Thursday: 8am - 5pm

Friday: 8am - 3pm

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