Clinic Owner/ Hearing Instrument Specialist
Rob is the clinic owner and clinician at Hearing Well Matters! Rob has worked in Canadian healthcare for over 30 years, and most recently served as the Canadian Managing Director at Starkey Hearing Technologies, one of the leading global manufacturers of hearing instruments. While at Starkey, he led all facets of the business and he worked with many Canadian clinicians and patients. developing a passion for helping patients living with hearing loss. This led him to seek qualification as a Hearing Instrument Specialist, and he graduated with distnction from the HIS program at Conestoga College. Rob is fully accredited as a H.I.S. with the Association of Hearing Instrument Practitioners of Ontario. Rob brings a special understanding of assessing and treating patients living with hearing loss. He recently turned 60 years of age, and like many of his Baby Boomer generation, he lives with high frequency hearing loss and benefits greatly from wearing hearing aids. This gives him real insight and empathy into what adult hearing loss patients go through, and the features and benefits of modern hearing instruments and their related accessories. Rob is married to Debbie, and between them, they have six young adult children,and two grand-kids. He has made Burlington and the Maple community his home for over 20 years, and has been an active in the community, coaching his children in hockey (BLOMHA) and baseball (BOMBA), as well serving as a Board Director at Joseph Brant Hospital from 2009-2018. Rob is passionate about helping Burlington patients who live with hearing loss, and is a strong believer that truly Hearing Well Matters!