Welcome to
AVA Hearing Center...

Dr. Karen Jacobs established AVA Hearing Center in 1998. She holds a Master's degree in Audiology from Central Michigan University and a Clinical Doctorate from Salus University. She is Board Certified through the American Board of Audiology.

AVA Hearing Center is focused on providing solutions for your hearing and communication needs. We believe that better hearing means a better lifestyle, more opportunities, and more enjoyment. We are locally owned, friendly, easy to visit, and here to help. Call for your appointment today!

Colleague Blog
About Dr. Karen

A.U. Bankaitis, PhD is a clinical Audiologist & Vice President of Oaktree Products, Inc., a multi-line distributor hearing healthcare products. As a doctoral candidate, her funded research documented the effects of varying degrees of HIV on the auditory system.

She recently wrote a blog about Dr. Karen Jacobs, founder of AVA Hearing Center. Check it out at the link below.

Visit on the Web:
    Bankaitis Blog About Dr. Karen

Phone 616-365-1979

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Holiday Hours

AVA Hearing Center will be closed the following days in observance of the holiday:

Monday, December 26th
Monday, January 2nd

Please, call 616-365-1979 with any questions.

We've Updated Our Offices!

Park right by the door when you visit. We'll have a nice hot cup of coffee for you to enjoy. We are glad you are here, and we look forward to serving you.

At AVA Hearing Center, better hearing is about improving your lifestyle. Come see why so many people say... Better Hearing Begins, at AVA.

AVA Hearing Center Specialties:

•  Diagnostic audiological assessment
•  Aural rehabilitation counseling
•  Hearing aid sales and service
•  Newest digital technologies
•  Assistive listening devices
•  Electroacoustical analysis
•  Hearing aid repair
•  Performance Outcome Measures
•  Real ear measures and functional gain assessment
•  Custom swim plugs
•  Custom ear protection
•  Musician Ear Plugs
•  Ear wax removal

Wondering How to Best Clean
Your Hearing Aid?

Keeping your hearing aids clean and working properly is important to getting the most out of your devices. Let AVA Hearing Center show you how to best take care of your hearing aids. Stop by our office for a hearing aid clean and check. We have "drop in" hours from 9-9:30 AM and "drop off" hours throughout the day.

Or, watch our video right here online. Dr. Jacobs demonstrates cleaning and care techniques on popular models. Click the links below!

Visit on the Web:
    How to Clean Your Hearing Aid - Video
    Google Map to AVA Hearing Center