Dr. Jenifer Cushing

Chief Learning & Development Officer and Audiologist

Dr. Jenifer Cushing is the Chief Learning & Development Officer of Live Better Hearing + Balance and an audiologist in the Frederick, MD clinic.

Dr. Cushing earned a Bachelor of Arts in Hearing & Speech Science from the University of Maryland, College Park and a Doctorate in Clinical Audiology from the University at Buffalo. As a graduate student in Buffalo, she published over twenty peer reviewed scientific articles while working at the Center for Hearing and Deafness. Her expertise is in adult and pediatric hearing diagnostics and hearing aids, and she has a unique expertise in electrophysiological measures thanks to her graduate research.

Outside of the clinic, Dr. Cushing enjoys spending time with friends and family through travel, sports and games. She enjoys finding ways to combine healthy living and relaxation through movement, learning and positivity.

If you are looking for a hearing test, new hearing aids, balance testing, tinnitus treatment, Cochlear implant services, or other hearing health care for all ages, please don’t hesitate to make an appointment with Dr. Cushing at our Frederick office to provide the expertise and compassion you need to achieve optimal hearing health.


Diagnostic hearing testing for all ages including: OAES & Immittance

Tinnitus assessment and management

Electro-physiology testing ABR, EcoG and VEMP

Balance testing (VNG and Epley/Canalith Repositioning)

Hearing Aids (Selection and dispensing of medical grade devices & Repair of all makes and models)

Real-Ear verification, reprogramming and repair of current hearing aids

Cochlear Implant assessment and mapping


Au.D., University at Buffalo

B.A. Hearing Speech Science, U. of Maryland, College Park

Licenses and Certifications

Maryland Audiology License

District of Columbia Audiology License