Doctor: Kent Weaver, AU.D., Doctorate in Audiology from the University of Florida
Practice: Woodard Hearing Centers, Des Moines
At RCH: 2nd and 4th Thursday of every month
Dr. Weaver has been an audiologist for 14 years and has conducted research in audiology, written articles for journals, and became an expert in prescribing and fitting hearing instruments through his affiliation with ChildServe.
For scheduling, please call 1-800-233-4327.
“Every day I get the opportunity to improve someone’s quality of life through enhanced hearing, listening, and communication strategies,” he says about why he enjoys being an audiologist. In addition to the Ringgold County Hospital Dr. Weaver sees patients in Des Moines, Boone, Chariton, Knoxville and Osceola. Dr. Weaver grew up in Boone, Iowa. He received his Masters Degree in Communication Disorders from Louisiana State University Medical Center and Bachelor of Arts Degree from Grand View College. Dr. Weaver serves on the Board of the Iowa Hearing Association.
When not working, Kent enjoys spending time with his wife and two children, composing music, performing with a variety of musical groups and sailing.