Downtown Vancouver Hearing Clinic
NexGen Hearing Downtown Vancouver is our full service and full-time hearing aid clinic located in the heart of the city on Burrard Street, at Davie — just a couple of blocks from St Paul’s Hospital. We understand that strong relationships and trust are required of us by our clients and we embrace this. We pride ourselves on offering the most exceptional care and service. We are delighted to be a part of this vibrant, international city, and look forward to meeting and helping you with your hearing care!
Dr. Amir Soltani
Au.D, RAUD, Owner/Partner in Mainland Hearing Groups and Director of Audiology at Mainland Hearing
Dr. Soltani has been practicing as a clinical audiologist in the Vancouver Lower Mainland area for close to 20 years. He has also been a clinical instructor at the University of British Columbia (UBC) for over 10 years.
Dr. Soltani has trained several Doctors of Audiology and Masters Degree audiology students from Nova Southeastern University in Florida, University of Ottawa, and Dalhousie University in Nova Scotia. Dr. Soltani’s main clinical interests include hearing instrument fitting and counseling, diagnostic audiology, implantable hearing aid fitting and consultation, extended wear hearing aids fitting (Lyric), and electro-physiological and vestibular assessments.
RHIP, Registered Hearing Instrument Practitioner /Manager
Leah is a Registered Hearing Instrument Practitioner. She has been working in various aspects of the hearing industry since 2007.
Working for a large corporate company for years, she has come back to the roots of health care and is happy to be re-energized in a customer service focused company. Before getting into hearing health care, Leah had worked in many different industries such as marketing, tech support, management, graphics design and a small business owner. Her well rounded life experiences have given her a versatile view on industries and people and a unique perspective on problem solving. Her excellent customer service skills are based on personable, realistic approaches and a passionate dedication to helping others. Leah believes a smile is contagious and laughter truly is the best medicine. Outside of work she enjoys a hobbies (painting, writing, nature loving, etc), but most of all happily spending her time with her adorable children Xavier and Skylar.
Dr. Navid Shahnaz
Registered Audiologist and Associate Professor, University of British Columbia
Navid is an Associate Professor of Audiology in the School of Audiology & Speech Sciences. He began his position at The University of British Columbia in July 2002. Before joining UBC he was an Assistant Professor of Speech and Hearing Sciences at University of Arizona.
He received his M.Sc (1996) and Ph.D. (2000) degree in Audiology and communication sciences and disorders from The School of Communication Sciences and Disorders, McGill University. During his residency at McGill University, he served as a faculty lecturer and clinical supervisor of audiology for 3 years. Before joining McGill University he was working as a clinical audiologist, instructor and researcher for six years at Tehran Medical Sciences University and in other private practice sectors in Tehran, Iran.
Bringing a little spark to the team of audiologists at NexGen Hearing, Lan completes the team with her dedication to helping customers and fellow colleagues. When she’s not in the office, you can find her at the local market searching for her next inspiration to dish out in the kitchen. Not only is she great with customers, her smile is as sweet as her cupcakes.
Customer Care Representative
A great addition to the team, Taryn brings her up-beat charismatic energy to work everyday. She is a recent graduate from Downtown Vancouver’s Career College Medical Office Assistant Program. She is very excited to exercise her new skills, and get familiar with all the new faces in the clinic. Her friendly sense of humor and lovable smile will make you feel welcome.
Location404-1200 Burrard St.
Vancouver, BC V6Z 2C7
Phone: 604.688.5999 Fax: 604.688.5994
Hours: Monday-Friday 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Closed: Monday-Friday 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
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