You do not have to “learn to live with it”!
Kentucky Audiology and Tinnitus Services (KATS) offers a full range of audiological services focusing on the evaluation and treatment of hearing loss, tinnitus and sound sensitivity issues. You do not have to “learn to live with it.”
About KATS and Dr. Rhoten
KATS is owned and operated by Dr. Ann L. Rhoten, Doctor of Audiology, a native Lexingtonian. She graduated from the University of Kentucky with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Speech and Communications Disorders in 1985. Accepted to the University of Louisville to the Masters of Science program in Audiology, she moved to Louisville to complete her audiology studies. Graduating with her Masters of Science Degree in Audiology in 1986, she returned to Lexington to practice audiology. Dr. Rhoten obtained her doctorate in audiology in 2006.
She has worked in a variety of settings including several ENT practices, a private practice audiology setting, a large multi-disciplinary clinic and a facility for the mentally disabled. She holds a Certificate of Clinical Competence from the American Speech Language Hearing Association as well as being certified by the Tinnitus Retraining Therapy Association and the Tinnitus Practitioners Association in the management and treatment of tinnitus and sound sensitivity. The opening of Kentucky Audiology and Tinnitus Services represents her first endeavor as a private practitioner.
Certifications and Professional Associations
Dr. Rhoten holds an Au.D. — a Doctorate in Audiology. She holds the Certificate of Clinical Competence in audiology from the ASHA (American Speech Language Hearing Association).
Dr. Rhoten holds a KY license in Audiology and a KY Hearing Instrument Specialist License and is a member of American Academy of Audiology, American Tinnitus Association and the Tinnitus Practitioner’s Association.
- Certified by the Tinnitus Practitioner’s Association
- Certified in Tinnitus Retraining Therapy
- American Tinnitus Association
- Certificate of Clinical Competence in audiology from the ASHA
(American Speech Language Hearing Association).
- KY license in Audiology
- KY Hearing Instrument Specialist License
- Member of the American Academy of Audiology
- Member of the Academy of Doctors of Audiology.