Dr. Stephanie Else earned her bachelor’s in Communication Sciences and Disorders from the University of Minnesota–Duluth, and in 2011 she earned her doctorate in audiology from Missouri State University. She is a fellow of the American Academy of Audiology and a member of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association. Dr. Else spent the last six years working for a regional hospital in rural Oklahoma and moved to Missoula in September of 2017. She is passionate about helping her patients hear their best and is looking forward to sharing that passion with her new community. Of particular interest is Aural Rehabilitation to provide our patients with strategies and skills to be stay connected with family, friends and community. Dr. Else specializes in tinnitus and aural rehabilitation. She grew up in Wisconsin and is looking forward to spending more time in the snow! She enjoys cross-country skiing, disc golf, and hiking with her husband and two dogs.