Dr. Jennifer Grace Named Clinical Director at Newport-Mesa Audiology Balance & Ear Institute
Newport-Mesa Audiology Balance & Ear Institute (the Institute) promoted Jennifer Grace, Au.D. to the position of Clinical Director. An eight-year veteran of the Institute, Dr. Grace has been pivotal to its growth and advancement in diagnosing and treating patients with vestibular dysfunction and hearing loss.
As the new Clinical Director, Dr. Grace is responsible for leading the Institute’s team of audiologists and student externs, as well as managing clinical and administrative operations, assuring excellent patient care is consistently provided. In addition, she oversees clinical research, developing best practices in diagnostic and rehabilitative services, policies and procedures.
Dr. Grace also leads clinical product development of the Institute’s patent-pending System For The Treatment of Vestibular Dysfunction, which provides remote, home-based treatment of dizziness, vertigo and imbalance through virtual reality googles and corresponding software. One of her most significant achievements at the Institute includes developing the VVR app and website system to help further the availability of treatment to patients. In addition, Dr. Grace was pivotal in developing and training the Institute’s new Audiology Aide program, which allows the practice to continue to expand and grow, foster a spirit of education and training, and improve patient care.
Dr. Grace has a doctoral degree in Audiology from Northwestern University and earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences from San Diego State University, as her professional interest center around a pursuit of scientific knowledge and a deep desire to help people. As a member of the American Academy of Audiology and ASHA, she is passionate about implementing cutting edge technology to diagnose, treat and care for patients with dizziness, vertigo, imbalance and hearing loss.
“We are honored to have offered Dr. Grace this reputable new role,” said Dr. Howard Mango, CEO of Newport-Mesa Audiology Balance & Ear Institute. “As a longstanding and well-liked member of our team, she is a pleasure to work with for our staff, as well as our patients. Her promotion is a natural progression in her career and a testament to her leadership abilities.”
About Newport-Mesa Audiology Balance & Ear Institute
Newport-Mesa Audiology Balance & Ear Institute is one of the country’s leading practices for the research, diagnosis and treatment of patients with vestibular dysfunction – one of the leading causes of dizziness, vertigo and balance disorders. Serving patients from all over the U.S., the Institute’s team of doctors of audiology utilize advanced, state-of-the-art technology at two locations – Newport Beach and Ladera Ranch, California. The Institute provides both comprehensive diagnostic testing and proprietary Advanced Vestibular Treatment™ (AVT) with more than a 90 percent success rate.
A full spectrum of audiological solutions is also offered to enhance hearing health, including adult and pediatric hearing loss evaluation, advanced hearing devices and tinnitus treatment. Since 1977, the Institute has served over 50,000 patients. 500 Old Newport Blvd., Suite 101, Newport Beach, CA 92663 | 949.642.7935 | www.dizziland.com.