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Beltone Hearing Aid Center Store

If you're looking for the best in hearing care, we invite you to discover the Beltone Difference. It starts by making sure hearing trouble is actually hearing loss – many times it's not. If it is, you can try the tiniest and most advanced hearing aids you'll find anywhere – right here in the office. Add to that our compassionate hearing care and comprehensive aftercare, and you'll understand why Beltone patients are so satisfied. By choosing Beltone, you're assured a lifetime of individualized attention – for you and your hearing instruments.

Start by calling 888 800-3628 for a state-of-the-art hearing evaluation. Our screenings are always free. Or, simply click here to make an appointment. All of us here at LARRY KENT & ASSOCIATES INC look forward to showing you how easy it can be to love your hearing!

Location Information


ADDRESS:
LARRY KENT & ASSOCIATES INC
8313 CASS ST
OMAHA NE, 68114
US
888 800-3628
HOURS OF OPERATION:
Monday: 8:00AM-5:00PM
Tuesday: 8:00AM-5:00PM
Wednesday: 8:00AM-5:00PM
Thursday: 8:00AM-5:00PM
Friday: 8:00AM-5:00PM
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed
HOURS OF OPERATION:
Monday: 08:30 AM-04:30 PM
Tuesday: 08:30 AM-04:30 PM
Wednesday: 08:30 AM-04:30 PM
Thursday: 08:30 AM-04:30 PM
Friday: 08:30 AM-04:30 PM
Saturday: Closed-Closed
Sunday: Closed-Closed

Please note that we are closed on the following National Holidays: New Year’s Day, Memorial Day, Fourth of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day

Beltone Testimonials


We believe that Beltone offers the best products and service in the industry. But if you don't believe us, just listen to some of our customers!

Our LARRY KENT & ASSOCIATES INC philosophy in Omaha Nebraska. Call us at 888 800-3628 today!

Here at Beltone, we know how important good hearing is to the health and happiness of our patients. Hearing clearly keeps us connected with friends and loved ones, aware of our surroundings, and independent. Also, by keeping the brain properly stimulated, good hearing may lower our risk for Alzheimer's disease, depression and balance issues.

Our mission doesn't stop with finding just the right hearing instrument for each patient we serve. It continues with making sure you're totally comfortable with your hearing instruments in every way. Visit Beltone soon! And join the ranks of the “happily hearing”.

Meet Our Staff

Dean B. Kent MS CCC-A

Works out of our Cass street and Fremont Offices.

President

Education: BGS:Speech, Language & Hearing, University of Kansas;

MS:Audiology, University of Nebraska-Linclon

Continuing Education: Professional Fitting Seminar, 1997; Advanced Fitting Techniques Seminar, 1998; Return Elimination Series, 1999; Digital Training Course, 2000,Pro Fit 2014.

Member: Nebraska Hearing Society, American Speech Language-Hearing Association;Awards:"National Digital Sales,"2001;

Awards: "Exceptional Belcare Service," 1997;Beltone "President's Cup," 1956&1986: 1000 Club, 2014; Beltone Electronics Regional Award 2002 & 2005

Author: "Field to Microphone Transfer Functions for ITE and CIC Hearing Aids"

Lecturer: Audiology Sensory Technology Classes, University of Nebraska - Lincoln

Instructor: Beltone Electronics North American Business Conference


Mary E. "Beth" Casey, Audiologist

Works out of our Auburn office. Beth also services Nebraska City and Falls City.

Education: University of Nebraska-Lincoln,2001 MS, Audiology.

University of Nebraska-Lincoln,1999 B.S., Speech-Language Pathology & Audiology.

Conintinuiing Education: Nebraska Hearing Aid Society Seminar 2012, 2013. Beltone Pro Fit training 2010, 2014.

Beth has been an audiologist for 12 years. Beth has 4 children, Landon, Brynn, Lauren and Erin. She enjoys reading, going for walks and photography. In 2007 and 2013 Beth received Larry B. Kent Consultant of the Year. In Beth's limited spare time she enjoys volunteering at her church and her son's school. Beth also enjoys spending time with her family at the Lake of the Ozarks.










Scott Jones, BC-HIS

District Manager Nebraska and South Dakota

Scott is our District Manager and is Board Certified in Hearing Instrument Sciences. He has 12 years sales experience with Beltone.

Education: Scott has attended Beltone Electronics National Convetnion for eleven of the past twelve years. He is repsonsible for training new staff members for our pracaice.

Awards: LarryKent & Associates Consultant of the year 2006. Master consultant 2013, Advanced Master Consultant 2014.

Scott enjoys kayaking especially in the Florida Keys and on Lake Superior. He participates in Spartan obstacle mud runs and has completed two marathons. He is also an avid Crossfitter! He focuses on excellent patient care. Scott is an extremely compassionate individual who takes a personal interest in every patient. He tries to learn as much as he can about his patients in order to successfully fit them with the perfect device. Scott also loves to give back to his community by helping build Habitat for Humanity homes. He is primarily out of our Cass office and service centers in the surrounding Omaha area.






Paul Smith, HIS

Hearing Intsrument Specialist

Paul is a Hearing Instrument Specialist in our Council Bluffs Harlan and Shenandoah IA offices. He has been a HIS for 8 years, however, he has 14 years sales experience. He is dedicated to Customfer Service with his patients. Paul grew up in Syracuse New York. He is happily married with 3 children. Paul is not only a very active HIS, he supports his local community as Head Coach for Keystone Cobras Baseball, and Omaha SkyHawks Football. He serves on the Board of Directors for Keystone Little Leage as well. He continues to be an avid Syracuse Basketball fan as well as a Nebraska Football fan. This year he was awareded 2013 Jr SkyHawks Coach of the year. Paul started his Beltone career in Sarasota Florida.

Continuing Education: Paul attend Beltone Electronices National Convetion in Tucson, Orlando and Chicago. Pro Fit Training on Directional Mictrophones 2009, First Technology 2013, Beltene Legend 2015.

Awards: Paul has won several awards including 2012 Senior Master Practitioner (Beltone's highest level of Specialist) and Consultant of the Year for the Midwest region of Beltone for his second time in 2012. Paul is one of only 16 in North America to receive this distinction. He also was nominated to serve on a national advisory council for Beltone. The Council Bluffs office has been awarded "Best in the Bluffs" 2008 through 2014.

Pam Hannah, HIS

Hearing Instrument Specialist

Pam focuses on excellent patient care. A hearing care specialist for 5 years with 30+ years sales experience, and a Dale Carnegie Training Grad and Management Training Grad. Pam is an extremely compassionate individual who takes a personal interest in every patient. She tries to learn as much as she can about her patients in order to successfully fit them with the perfect device. The prestigous award of Master Hearing Aid Practitioner has been awarded to Pam as well as her office has been voted Best of Columbus the past 3 years.

You will find that Pam is very active in her community having coached Middle School softball, a youth group sponser at her church and a Boy Scout volunteer having served as Committee Officer at different times. She also enjoys her two wonderful grandchildren Lilly and Alex, is an avid fisherman having won 6 Master Angler Awards "Any day on the water is a great day", she proudly exclaims!

Pam is proud to offer flexible appointment scheduling in both our Columbus and Norfolk NE offices, and our outreach office in Albion once a month.


Janet Pank

Hearing Instrument Specialist

Janet is a native South Dakotan who focuses on excellent patient care. Janet is an extremely compassionate individual who takes a personal interest in every patient. She tries to learn as much as she can about her patients in order to successfully fit them with the perfect device.













Lynne Reynolds

Patient Care Coordinator, Cass Street Office In Omaha, NE

Dee Thurman

Patient Care Coordinator, Cass Street Office in Omaha, NE

Deb Mann

Patient Care Coordinator, Columbus,Fremont and Norfolk, NE

Marta Rosenquist

Patient Care Coordinator, Council Bluffs, Harlan and Shenandoah IA Office

Sharon Tetan

Patient Care Coordingator, Auburn Beatrice and Lincoln, NE office.

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