Meet Your Audiologist
Dr. Kathleen Wallace is a licensed audiologist and hearing aid dispenser in New York State and Connecticut. Kathleen completed her undergraduate degree at Dartmouth College and her Doctor of Audiology (Au.D.) at the CUNY Graduate Center, where she currently serves as an adjunct professor. Kathleen sees patients through Anywhere Audiology for in-home services in New York City and through Tuned for virtual consultations. She is also the Head of Provider Education at Tuned.
Kathleen's clinical interests include patient education, public outreach, auditory training, non-traditional amplification options, and the effect of hearing loss on families and relationships.
Kathleen runs educational social media accounts to raise awareness for hearing health and promote the profession of audiology as @EarDocofTikTok on TikTok and @DrKathleenWallace on Instagram. She also serves on the Editorial Committee of Hearing Health Magazine, a consumer resource published by the Hearing Health Foundation, to which she contributes regularly.
... And Personally
Kathleen lives in Brooklyn with her wife Bridget, son Callum, and dog Ollie. She grew up on Long Island, where much of her family still resides, and is a lifelong Mets fan. In addition, Kathleen and her wife are U.S. Women's National Soccer Team enthusiasts.
Kathleen enjoys running in Brooklyn Bridge Park, visiting local breweries, and taking full advantage of the New York City ferry system. Many of her favorite days are spent wandering around different parts of the city, experiencing new neighborhoods and its coffee shops and eateries. When she needs a break from the city, you can find her visiting her family, including making their annual camping trip up to the Adirondacks.
Kathleen's Work Settings
Tuned is a tele-audiology company that provides employers with a holistic hearing benefit to offer its employees. As Head of Provider Education, Kathleen onboards and trains audiologists on how to use the platform and curates Tuniversity, the continuing education and resource hub for Tuned audiologists.
Anywhere Audiology offers in-home hearing services throughout the tri-state area. As an audiologist, Kathleen covers Manhattan, Queens, and Brooklyn, and collaborates on educational seminars and hearing screenings within the community.
City University of New York, Brooklyn College and Graduate Center
Kathleen is an adjunct professor within the CUNY system, teaching introductory audiology classes to undergraduate students at Brooklyn College as well as courses within the Doctor of Audiology (Au.D.) program at the CUNY Graduate Center, from which Kathleen is a proud alumna.