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Hearing Aid Dealers & Fitters Licensing Board

The Hearing Aid Dealers and Fitters Licensing Board, in accordance with Chapter 4747 of the Ohio Revised Code, oversees the practice of fitting and selling hearing aids in Ohio. The Board is responsible for examining and licensing individuals and businesses that practice in the state, and for monitoring compliance with the Board’s law and rules.

Board Members:

Susan Turano, H.A.S., Chair
Matthew Starner, H.A.S., Vice Chair
David Faught, Public Member
Susan LaChance, Audiologist
Michael Pratt, H.A.S.
Alexandra Simon, ODH Director’s Representative
Darshan Vyas, MD, Otolaryngologist
Vacant, Public Member

Board Meetings

The Board meeting dates are on Wednesdays: 
March 2, 2016 
April 27, 2016
June 22, 2016 (Cancelled)
*August 24, 2016
Sept. 28, 2016
Dec. 7, 2016
Location: ODH beginning at 9:00 a.m. unless otherwise noted. *Updated / Rescheduled

Attending a Board meeting meets the one-hour continuing education requirement in “ethics or Ohio state law.” Write at least three (3) business days prior to the meeting to ensure you are added to the Security Roster.  Must have picture ID to enter the building.

Contact Us

Ohio Hearing Aid Dealers and Fitters Licensing Board
246 North High Street
Columbus, OH 43215
Telephone: (614) 466-5215 

Page updated: 08/10/2016