Audiology and Hearing Aid Center

Phone Number: (620) 669-2555
Location: Main level of the 2101 building
Hours: Monday through Friday,
8:00am - 5:00pm

The Department of Audiology and the Hearing Aid Center at the Hutchinson Clinic provide comprehensive audiological services including hearing evaluation and rehabilitation for all ages, from babies to seniors. Evaluations include comprehensive audiometry, tympanometry, balance testing, rehabilitation and cerumen management. The latest in hearing aid technology is available. 

meet our audiologists

James Evenson, M.A., CCC-A

James Evenson graduated with his Master’s degree in Audiology from Wichita State University in 1993. He is a member of the American Speech-Language Hearing Association (ASHA) and a preceptor for doctoral students in Audiology through Wichita State University.

Jill Hammer, M.A., CCC-A

Jill Hammer is passionate about improving the quality of life for individuals who experience hearing loss and tinnitus. She graduated with her Master’s degree in Audiology from Wichita State University and specializes in diagnostics and management of hearing loss, tinnitus and balance disorders. She is a member of the American Speech-Language Hearing Association (ASHA). Her professional interests are in diagnostic hearing evaluations, newborn through geriatric, and hearing aid fitting and counseling to help patients communicate better with their family and friends. 

She is also able to provide treatment options for tinnitus patients as well as make custom ear molds, swim plugs, musician earplugs with acoustic filters, and specialized ear protection for hunters/shooters. 

Megan A. Pinkerton, Au.D. 

Megan A. Pinkerton graduated Magna Cum Laude with her Bachelor of Arts in Communication Disorders and Bachelor of General Studies in Biology/Psychology from Wichita State University in 2012. She earned her Doctor of Audiology (Au.D.) degree from Wichita State University in July 2016. Megan loves teaching patients and their families about hearing and balance and is dedicated to treating each person with compassion.