TAKING CHARGE OF
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DRIVING FORCE CHAMPION
DR. HEIDI EATON was born on PEI and grew up in Moncton, NB. She began working in her family business, Argus Hearing Center, in her teens and she still enjoys guiding patients through the delicate process of diagnosis and treatment of hearing loss.
Heidi attended UNB(BA), receiving the award for top marks in her major, and then graduated with a Master’s in Audiology from Dalhousie University. She completed her Doctorate in Audiology at Salus University in 2006.
She is certified in Tinnitus Retraining Therapy from Towson University and Cerumen Removal. Heidi was the creator of the Tinnitus Support Group of Atlantic Canada (NB Branch), a Steering Committee Member to develop competency profiles for the professions of Audiology and Speech Language Pathology in Canada and the 2012 Recipient of NBASLPA (New Brunswick Association of Speech Language Pathologists and Audiologists) Student Supervision Award.
Heidi has been a guest lecturer on the topic of Tinnitus to the Dalhousie University Audiology students. Focused on the importance of continuing education in her profession, Heidi recently completed an Advanced Certificate in Tinnitus and Hyperacusis from Salus University (June 2021) and she sits as a member of the Audiology Writers Group, tasked with the creation of exam questions for a mandatory national entrance exam for hose entering the profession.
In 2013, she and her business partner, Norma Eaton, purchased Argus Audiology, with offices in Moncton, Saint John and Miramichi, and Riverview, NB. They have embarked on expansion, currently employing 5 Audiologists and a support team of 19 employees. Argus Audiology was a finalist in the Greater Moncton Chamber of Commerce Excellence in Business Awards in 2016 and recipient of Community Votes Moncton 1st place honour in the category of Audiologists and Hearing Aids in 2020 and 2021.
Heidi is a Paul Harris Fellow, member of the Moncton West and Riverview Rotary Club, and a former SPCA board member. She is mother to a son, Wyatt, and a daughter, Jessie, and partner to Westley.
Argus Audiology is a family owned and operated hearing service centre. We employ bilingual audiologists, hearing aid practitioners and technicians at our New Brunswick centres. Argus Audiology has been proudly serving Southern New Brunswick since 1978.