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Award-winning hearing care

With a highly trained team, lead by Audiologist Sue Ekstam, Preferred Hearing Care is Springfield, Missouri's choice for quality hearing healthcare. From initial hearing assessment* to the final fitting, and through our comprehensive aftercare program, your hearing satisfaction is our top priority.

Uniquely qualified to address your hearing needs

With both a Masters Degree in Audiology from Missouri State University and more than a decade working for two major hearing aid manufacturers, Audiologist Sue Ekstam understands the science and technology of hearing loss. Our entire team of hearing care professionals at Preferred Hearing understands the anatomy of the ear and which solutions work best for each individual's hearing loss.

Community-focused care

Through hosting community educational and health fairs, lunch and learns and other events, we strive to share our knowledge with local residents. Ms. Ekstam is also available to speak to professional audiences. If you would like us to speak at your event or your organization, call us at (417) 450-4575. We are happy to share our knowledge with local organizations and groups of all ages.

Simply the Ozarks best!

Best of the OzarksWe are humbled to have received the prestigious Best of the Ozarks award for Best Hearing Care for eight years in a row! It is a true honor to serve the community that we love. We are grateful to have your support and look forward to continue our partnership with you for years to come.

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Why choose Preferred Hearing Care

Finding solutions tailored to your individual needs is what you can expect with the professionals at Preferred Hearing Care. Your general well-being depends on your ability to hear and differentiate sounds. When you visit our office you can expect customized solutions based on a thorough assessment of your needs and a focus on which option works for your ears and lifestyle.

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New research is always being reported and could benefit your specific hearing situation. We also host events that promote and encourage hearing health.

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