Our Hearing Professionals
Audiology and hearing aid services are provided by our professional audiologists- individuals with masters and doctoral degrees in audiology (the study of hearing). They are trained to evaluate and rehabilitate people with hearing loss. Our audiologists are also state licensed and they hold Certificates of Clinical Competence in Audiology (CCC-A) of the American Speech-Language and Hearing Association. They bring a wealth of education and experience in meeting your hearing needs.
Lisa R. Busald | M.S., CCC-A
Lisa R. Busald, MS, CCC-A, received her Bachelor's and Master's degrees in audiology from Purdue University. She is a member of the American Academy of Audiology and the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association. She has over 20 years experience in the field of audiology, particularly in the fitting of hearing instruments. Married and the mother of two sons, she spends her free time with her family and volunteering at school and church.
Diane G. Gardner | M.S., CCC-A
Diane G. Gardner, MS, CCC-A, graduated from the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center with a Bachelor of Arts in Communication Disorders and a Master of Science in Audiology. She specializes in the testing and treatment of balance disorders and is an advocate for hearing conservation. Diane dispenses hearing instruments in our Mooresville office. Married and the mother of two, Diane enjoys yoga, reading, biking, and travel.
Marla L. Rubenstein | M.S., CCC-A
Marla L. Rubenstein, MS, CCC-A, graduated from Indiana University and completed her Master's studies at the Central Institute for the Deaf, Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri. She has over 20 years of experience in dispensing hearing instruments. Marla finds her work most rewarding when she is working with patients to improve their hearing and ultimately their quality of life. Married and the mother of two, Marla enjoys spending time with family and traveling. She is a member of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association.
Lori A. Ackerman | Audiology Assistant
Lori Ackermann attended Ball State University and has worked in health care for many years. She is our Medical Hearing Aids receptionist and audiology assistant. She assists in scheduling appointments and she is also available to repair and provide maintenance for your hearing instruments. Lori is married and the mother of three.