Thank you for choosing The AFA Balance & Hearing Institute, an A.T. Still University Center of Excellence! We are a private, non-profit, university-affiliated balance and hearing center that services the needs of patients of all ages. We offer compassionate, personal care with affordable fees.

By referring to us, your patients will have their appointments scheduled within days of the initial call and in some cases we may even be able to see them that same day.  The AFA Institute receives referrals from many specialties including; family practice, pediatrics, internal medicine, neurology, otolaryngology and oncology just to name a few. All of our providers are licensed doctors of audiology and we utilize only state of the art, evidence-based, diagnostic and rehabilitation tools necessary for the detection and treatment of hearing and balance disorders. Because we are a university teaching institution, providers may be assisted at times by doctoral students from the audiology, physical therapy, medical school or other ATSU health professional programs.

We believe in prompt, efficient and continuous care so whether you are referring to us for diagnostic testing or rehabilitative treatment, you will receive a detailed report immediately following your patient’s appointment with us.

To schedule an appointment or for any general questions, feel free to contact us at (480) 265-8067.

Services at the AFA Balance & Hearing Institute

The AFA Institute is the area’s most comprehensive center for hearing and balance assessment and rehabilitative care.
We offer the following services:

Hearing & Tinnitus

Diagnostic Hearing Evaluations

Acoustic Immittance

Tinnitus Evaluation and Treatment

Newborn Hearing Assessment

Electrophysiologic Testing

Auditory Processing (APD) Evaluation

Hearing Aid Fittings and Assistive Listening Devices

Custom Ear Molds and Ear Protection

Balance & Dizziness

Electro or Video-Nystagmography (ENG/VNG)

Rotational Vestibular Testing (Rotary Chair) 

Posturography or SOPT

Canalith Repositioning Treatment for Benign Positional Vertigo BPPV

Vestibular Rehabilitation Therapy

Electrophysiologic Testing


Aural Rehabilitation

Cerumen Management

Referral Forms

Referral forms can be downloaded here or call our office and we will gladly drop some off at your office for you.

Insurances Accepted

We accept most major insurance plans. Call us today for an up-to-date list of carriers we accept. (480)265-8067