Celebrating Our New Doctors of Audiology: Congratulations to Dr. Becca Kelly, Dr. Madison Knodell, and Dr. Myles Marion!

Hearing Health, Lifestyle
June 17, 2024
Ross Cushing

We are thrilled to congratulate our outstanding doctoral residents, Becca Kelly, Madison Knodell, and Myles Marion, on earning their Doctor of Audiology degrees this spring. This remarkable achievement is a testament to their dedication, hard work, and commitment to advancing the field of audiology and providing exceptional care to our patients.

Drs. Kelly, Knodell, and Marion spent the last year as part of our Doctoral Residency Program, a premiere, comprehensive clinical audiology training program for 4th year audiology doctoral students. We are so excited that all three new doctors will continue as full time audiologists at Live Better Hearing + Balance. I hope you’ll take a moment to learn more about each new audiologist and consider making an appointment with one of them soon.

Meet Dr. Becca Kelly

Dr. Becca Kelly will continue to practice at our Frederick, MD hearing center. She has shown immense dedication and passion for audiology throughout her residency. Dr. Kelly is known for her patient-centered approach and her ability to connect with individuals, ensuring they receive the best possible care tailored to their needs.

She earned a Doctorate of Audiology at the University of Maryland, College Park and earned special recognition as part of the UMD Cochlear Implant Emphasis Program. While completing her graduate degree, Dr. Kelly was involved in an interdisciplinary research project investigating the relationship between hearing loss and cognitive decline.

Learn more about Dr. Becca Kelly here.

Meet Dr. Madison Knodell

Dr. Madison Knodell will continue practicing in our Waldorf, MD hearing clinic. Her journey through the audiology program has been marked by her enthusiasm for learning and her dedication to improving her patients' quality of life through better hearing.

Dr. Knodell loves the full scope of audiology, and her special interests include aural rehabilitation, tinnitus assessments, and vestibular diagnostics. Her compassionate nature and attention to detail make her a trusted provider for patients of all ages. 

She earned her Doctorate of Audiology from the University of Cincinnati where she was active as a student manager for FETCHLAB, a graduate assistant, and the advocacy committee leader for the UC Student Academy of Audiology chapter.

Learn more about Dr. Madison Knodell here.

Meet Dr. Myles Marion

Dr. Myles Marion is bringing his passion for hearing health care to both our Baltimore, MD and Timonium, MD hearing centers. His residency has been distinguished by his innovative approach to audiology and his commitment to patient education.

Dr. Marion's areas of expertise include advanced diagnostic audiology, hearing aids, and balance disorders. He is dedicated to providing comprehensive care and ensuring his patients enjoy their hearing health journey. 

Dr. Marion earned a Doctor of Audiology degree from Towson University, and while completing his graduate degree, he completed a thesis project titled “Validating Android-based Audiogram Applications.”

Learn more about Dr. Myles Marion here.

We invite you to schedule an appointment and meet our exceptional new doctors at their respective clinics. Whether you need a hearing test, hearing aid fitting, or specialized audiological care, Dr. Kelly, Dr. Knodell, and Dr. Marion are ready to provide you with the highest standard of audiology services. Their expertise and compassionate care will help you achieve better hearing and a better quality of life.

Book your appointment today and experience the difference that dedicated, highly skilled audiologists can make in your hearing health. If you or someone you know is interested in joining our Doctoral Residency Program, please don’t hesitate to reach out.

Congratulations once again to Dr. Becca Kelly, Dr. Madison Knodell, and Dr. Myles Marion. We are incredibly proud of you and excited to see the positive impact you will continue to make in the lives of our patients.

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Written by Ross Cushing

Ross Cushing, Au.D., is the Chief Executive Officer at Live Better Hearing + Balance. Dr. Cushing has been a clinical audiologist for nearly 20 years and chief leader of Live Better Hearing + Balance since 2007, where he believes that it is only through a combination of kindness and competency that we can achieve success with our practice and our patients.

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